Portrait of Matt Steinmetz

Matt Steinmetz

Matt Steinmetz is the publisher and brand director of Publishing Executive.

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Saying Goodbye to Publishing Business Conference & Expo, Hello to New “Live” Events Series

General

Like so many other industry trade shows, the Publishing Business Conference & Expo has seen many iterations. More than a decade ago it was a shrine to the power -- [...]

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Special Report: What Does Quad’s Worldcolor Acquisition Mean to the Marketplace?

General

Publishing Executive Inbox consulted a trio of experts for their insights and analysis on this monumental merger.

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It’s Official: the iPad Is Here

General

In perhaps the worst-kept-secret in Silicon Valley history, Apple today announced the launch of a tablet device it's calling the iPad to an auditorium of press, tech folks and Apple [...]

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Magazines and Books on E-paper E-reader Displays ‘Approaching the Tipping Point,’ Says Expert

General

A recent report issued by research and advisory firm mediaIDEAS projects sales of e-readers to grow from nearly 6 million units in 2010 to 115 million units in 2013, largely [...]

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That Light at the End of the Tunnel Is Not a Train, Says Mr. Magazine

General

Magazine industry advocate Samir Husni, who many know simply as "Mr. Magazine," has made a career out of championing the magazine publishing business

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PopSci’s Augmented Reality Check: A Q&A With Editorial Director Mark Jannot

General

Popular Science has been pursuing its mission to deliver "the future now" for more than 130 years. This past summer, that mission meant creating the magazine's first-ever augmented reality cover

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15 Tips to Profit 
From Virtual Events

General

As 2009 comes to a close, flat remains the (not so) new up in magazine publishing. Print advertising continues to take a flogging, online revenue is still an enigma to [...]

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Thinking of Converting to a Digital-only Magazine? Read This First

Publishing

While most publishing veterans shudder at the thought of print publications being shuttered, the frequency of magazine closures surely seems to be increasing. But while closing down a print edition [...]

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Gold Ink Awards

General

Widely regarded as the print industry's most prestigious event, the 2009 Gold Ink Awards received more than 1,000 entries across 45 competitive categories, including Consumer Magazines, Magazine Covers, Magazine Inserts, [...]

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Mark W. White—
Not Bad for a 
’Generalist’

Publishing

Testifying in front of a congressional committee is unlikely at the top of most business executives' lists of career goals—especially these days—and yet it was this act that probably best [...]