Topic: Hearst Corp.

Hearst's Swartz Eyes B2B Media, Entertainment, for Growth Signals shift away from advertising-based revenue

Hearst Corp. had record revenue and profits in 2013, when it marked the fourth year in a row of growth on both fronts since the 2008 recession, Steven Swartz said…

January 2, 2014, 9:00 AM EST

Steve Swartz Takes Helm at Hearst Hints at acquisitions

Steve Swartz is a veteran of Hearst’s print business, but as he takes over as CEO this week, he underscored ways the leading magazine company is adapting its products to…

June 3, 2013, 10:57 AM EDT

Steven Swartz to Succeed Frank Bennack as CEO of Hearst Corp. He'll be only seventh chief executive at the company

Steven Swartz was named the new CEO of Hearst Corp., succeeding Frank Bennack. This is an orderly transition at a private company that's known for its stability and buttoned-up culture. Swartz,…

March 27, 2013, 8:45 PM EDT

What Hearst Magazines' David Carey Has in Store for 2013 Expect a Cosmo TV show, new brand extensions

In his annual companywide start-of-the-year email, Hearst Magazines president David Carey applauded the publisher’s success during 2012 while dropping a few hints about what’s to come in 2013. While 2012 may…

January 2, 2013, 12:18 PM EST

Hearst COO Steven Swartz Adds Presidency Becomes heir apparent to CEO Bennack

Steven Swartz is one step closer to the CEO position of Hearst Corp. Today, Hearst announced that Swartz, 50, was adding the title of president to his current role of…

December 5, 2012, 5:02 PM EST

NBCU to Sell A+E Networks Stake for $3.03 Billion Disney, Hearst to be 50-50 partners

NBCUniversal will collect $3.03 billion in exchange for its minority stake in A+E Networks. In a filing with the Securities Exchange Commission, NBCU parent company Comcast Corp. reported that it will…

July 10, 2012, 12:11 PM EDT

Dow Jones' 'SmartMoney' Folds Print Edition Net jobs loss at title

Dow Jones & Co. said it would stop publishing SmartMoney in print this summer while expanding its digital operation. The 815,154-circulation monthly’s September print issue, on stands Aug. 14, will…

June 21, 2012, 3:22 PM EDT

Home Improvement With luxury on the upswing, shelter magazines are raising the roof

Haven’t you always dreamed of owning a Hamptons weekend getaway “inspired” by the Lazienki Palace in Warsaw and the Château de Groussay outside Paris, like the mega-crib featured in this…

May 22, 2012, 5:33 AM EDT

The Suite Smell of Success Publishing companies are hiring top-tier talent, threatening brands' influence

The economic recovery seems to have passed magazines by, but there’s one area that’s still growing: the corporate suite. At Condé Nast, Dawn Ostroff just hired three new evps as she…

May 16, 2012, 7:01 AM EDT

Hearst's Bennack Talks Electronic Revenue CEO sends rare letter on eve of Hearst anniversary

Hearst Corp. expects its revenue to be nearly equally split between print and digital in 2012, the year the media company marks its 125th anniversary, CEO Frank Bennack Jr. said. “Our…

February 27, 2012, 12:13 PM EST