Time Inc. Restructures Business Leadership Team

Big changes.

On the heels of Time Inc. announcing major changes to its editorial structure, the company has revamped its business leadership team.
Time Inc brands will now be separated into four groups—Celebrity, Entertainment and Style, News and Luxury, Lifestyle, Sports—with each overseen by a general manager. The brand breakdown:

Entertainment & Style
News & Luxury Lifestyle Sports
People Time Real Simple Sports Illustrated
Entertainment Weekly Fortune Southern Living Golf
InStyle Money Sunset SI Kids
People en Español Motto Coastal Living
Essence Time for Kids Health
StyleWatch Travel + Leisure Cooking Light
xoJane Food & Wine

Meredith Long will serve as senior vp and GM of the News and Luxury group. According to a memo, Rich Battisa, president of brands, will oversee the Celebrity, Entertainment and Style and Sports groups “for the foreseeable future.” Time Inc. will hire a GM for the Lifestyle group.
Other changes include Susan Parkes taking on the role of senior vp, brand marketing and communications and Bruce Gersh shifting to senior vp, brand business development.