Topic: Jack Griffin

A Comparison of the Challenges and Opportunities in the Tribune Publishing-Time Inc. Spinoffs

From illustrious pasts to unwanted assets

Tribune Publishing and Time Inc. are set to spinoff as independent companies later this year, following News Corp's separation from Rupert Murdoch's media empire last year. Both have illustrious pasts,…

Jack Griffin Named CEO of Tribune Publishing

Will head publishing division after spinoff

The Tribune Co. named the leadership of its soon-to-be-spun-off print division, Tribune Publishing Co., with veteran magazine publisher and its former advisor Jack Griffin heading it as CEO. Tribune Publishing will consist of…

Meredith, Time Inc.: A Comparison

Could Time Inc.'s glam titles fit in heartland publisher's stable?

Meredith Corp., the company that’s reportedly in talks to buy most of Time Inc., couldn’t be more different from the publishing giant. In what would be one of the biggest game…

Is the All-Powerful Magazine Editor a Thing of the Past?

At two top publishing companies, the role isn’t what it used to be

The day of the über editorial director could well be over. With John Huey heading for the exit at Time Inc. and Si Newhouse fading from the picture at Condé Nast,…

Several Outsiders Said to Be Considered for Time Inc. CEO Job

Deadline nears with no clear candidate in sight

As Time Warner’s search for a CEO of its Time Inc. magazine division grinds on, new names of suspected candidates have surfaced. Given the list, it appears that the company…

String of High-Level Departures at Meredith Continues

'Ladies' Home Journal' publisher latest to leave

Women’s magazine publisher Meredith has seen a number of high-level defections from its National Media Group lately. The exodus, some of it voluntary, some not, has coincided with top-level shuffles…

Time Inc.'s CEO Search Said to Be Nearing End

New boss could be chosen next month

Time Inc. has been sailing along under a three-man leadership committee, but the search for a new CEO is expected to be completed sometime in October, according to a source…

Sheen, Griffin Firings Linger at Time Warner Annual Meeting

Company Gets Over Terminations, Moves on to Summer Blockbusters

At its annual shareholders meeting on Friday, Time Warner had some good news to talk about—the success it had with March Madness, a strong summer movie lineup—but the shareholders in…

Time Inc.'s Three Amigos Settle In

Could triumvirate remain indefinitely?

Time Inc. may be searching for a new CEO, but for now, its current leadership seems to be settling in comfortably. With the last of ousted CEO Jack Griffin’s big hires…

John Q. Griffin Leaves Time Inc.

Exec was last of Jack Griffin hires to go

John Q. Griffin, the last of Jack Griffin’s big outside hires remaining at Time Inc., is leaving after four months there. Jack Griffin, no relation to John Q., as he’s known,…