Topic: Real Simple

Real Simple Names Cosmo's Leslie Yazel Its New Editor in Chief

She succeeds veteran Kristin van Ogtrop

Time Inc. has found a new editor for its 16-year-old lifestyle brand Real Simple. Today the company is announcing that Leslie Yazel, most recently director of editorial content at Cosmopolitan,…

Longtime Real Simple Editor Steps Down Amid Changes at Time Inc.

Kristin van Ogtrop joined the magazine in 2003

Another changing of the guard is afoot at Time Inc., where Real Simple's longtime editor in chief Kristin van Ogtrop announced today that she'll soon be stepping down from her…

Facetime: Magazine Celebrations and the Billboard Music Awards

Anna Wintour, Jennifer Connelly, John Legend, Alanis Morissette and more

The Billboard Music Awards kicked off in Las Vegas with A-list celebs while magazines in New York hosted charities. Here's a look at advertising and entertainment's latest notable events.

Time Inc. Partners With Meal-Kit Startup

Plated's recipes created by Real Simple, Cooking Light

Over the past couple of years, meal-kit delivery services have been gaining popularity as a solution for busy weeknight chefs who want the satisfaction of cooking their own meals without…

Time Inc. Is Ready to Launch Its Ambitious New Video Strategy

Wide distribution is key

Last November, then-Time Inc. CEO Laura Lang announced that the company was gearing up to launch a digital video unit complete with new studios and programming, plus a new leader…

Real Simple’s Sally Preston Out

Jumped from rival Martha Stewart Living in 2011

Some of the bigger-name casualties of today’s massive Time Inc. layoffs are starting to trickle out. Among the notables are Real Simple publisher Sally Preston, who jumped over from rival…

Pinterest's March to Monetization

Social site debuts business pages, case studies, best practices

Inspire a burgeoning user base. Check. Name a business-to-business public relations agency of record. Check. Hire monetization, operations and b-to-b PR alums from Facebook. Check. Create business accounts system for…

Fast Chat: 'Real Simple' Senior Editor Kristin Appenbrink

Pinterest pioneer pins her magazine to the top of the board

When Real Simple senior editor Kristin Appenbrink began setting up camp on Pinterest in October 2010, the social site was a good year away from becoming a boomtown for brands. “There…

'Real Simple' to Launch Limited Edition Pet Line at Target

Will continue to produce Bed Bath & Beyond products

Real Simple magazine, which has become a big player in the licensed home-goods category with products sold at Bed Bath & Beyond, is now partnering with Target to launch a…

Powerful Women at Work, Drudges at Home

Panelists have met the enemies of free time, and it's us

Women have gotten ahead in the workplace while men are stepping up to do more housework. So why don’t these women feel more relaxed? This morning, some accomplished women carved…