Alex Alvarez

Holiday Cheer | Bookish Type | Royal Pain

AgencySpy: Robert the Holiday Intern is so sweet! I fear what working in advertising will eventually do to his soul. GalleyCat: Shy, reticent senator and author Bernie Sanders really likes […]

Armchair / Shotgun Speaks With WaPo Book Critic Ron Charles About Journalism, Nitrate-Rich Meat Products

Our friends at Armchair / Shotgun were recently deemed hip enough to spend some time with the Washington Post‘s literary critic, creator of  the “Totally Hip Video Book Review,” and […]

Meh: 2010 Held Good, Bad News For Magazines

The good news? Fewer magazines folded over the course of 2010 than in 2009. The less good news, of course, is that fewer magazines also launched this past year. […]

I Want Media’s Person Of The Year Is…

This year’s Media Person of the Year, according to I Want Media’s readers, is none other than WikiLeaks founder and frequent flier Julian Assange. (This contest is not to be […]

Time Inc. Names Randall Rothenberg EVP, Chief Digital Officer.

Time Inc. has appointed Randall Rothenberg to the newly created position of EVP, chief digital officer. In this role, Rothenberg will be responsible for developing the company’s digital growth strategy, […]

FishbowlNY Newsstand: Your Morning At A Glance

Sigh | Animal Instincts | Inquisitive Minds Want To Know

GalleyCat: Writers are depressed because the act of writing is rarely as fulfilling as being published, much like how being poor and frustrated is rarely as satisfying as being wealthy […]

Mike Slezak Leaves Entertainment Weekly For

Mike Slezak is leaving his longtime post at Entertainment Weekly and for, where he’ll work as the site’s senior editor. Staff memo from EW executive editor Kristen Baldwin […]

Observed: Zeke Turner Heads To WWD

Add Zeke Turner to the list of names leaving the New York Observer in recent months. Turner, who covered media and, more recently, real estate for the paper, is heading […]

Harper’s Bazaar Names Megan Hayes New Accessories Editors

Megan Hayes has been named Harper’s Bazaar new accessories editor as of December 20th. Hayes most recently worked as the assistant accessories editor of Vogue. Before joining Vogue, she was […]