RD Recap: New Hires at Style.com; Changes at Men’s Fitness

The latest media hirings and firings.

Revolving Door

Revolving DoorAmerican Media Inc. hands David Jackson the role of executive vice president and group publisher of Men’s Fitness. Jackson, an AMI staffer for more than a decade, stays on as publisher of AMI’s Entertainment Group, which boasts Star, OK! and Radar… National Journal senior political correspondent Shane Goldmacher leaves for Politico, where he’ll cover the 2016 presidential campaign. Congrats Twitter was in full force when news of the move leaked…

Philadelphia Media Network hires Terry Egger as publisher and CEO. He had been publisher of the Cleveland Plain Dealer and will now be the top man overseeing the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Daily News and Philly.com. Gerry Lenfest, the man who owns PMN and had been serving as publisher, will move into a more advisory role… Style.com staffs up in a major way, recruiting online trading and customer acquisition expert Olivier Breton as chief marketing officer, Melissa Dick as editorial director of new business and Mo White as chief product officer. The move comes as the Condé Nast e-commerce site sets up to launch in 2016 with a focus on content (and, of course, selling stuff)… Read More