Topic: Larry Hackett

Time Inc. Names New Editor at People Jess Cagle to replace Larry Hackett

Time Inc. has changed the leadership at its most famous and lucrative title, naming Jess Cagle to replace Larry Hackett as the top editor of People. In a shift for…

January 10, 2014, 11:08 AM EST

A-Listers Don't Sell Celeb Magazines the Way They Used To The bar is higher for cover subjects

Movie stars are no longer a sure thing for magazines anymore.   “The era of the A-List movie star is over,” People managing editor Larry Hackett said at Advertising Week today.…

September 25, 2013, 3:38 PM EDT

Newsstand Realities Audiences may be more fragmented than ever, but fresh faces and reality stars still sell magazines

With American audiences becoming more segmented than ever, it can be hard to predict which celebrities will sell magazines. Just ask Larry Hackett, the managing editor of People. “It’s not…

November 27, 2012, 4:08 AM EST

ASME President Vows Changes to Mag Awards, Ceremony 'That just can't happen again'

This year, the American Society of Magazine Editors overhauled its biggest awards and annual gala, with mixed success. The National Magazine Awards drew a bigger crowd than it had in…

June 8, 2011, 6:34 AM EDT