Time Inc.’s Entertainment Weekly has cut three editorial staffers in recent weeks, Adweek has learned. A spokeswoman said three junior-level positions were eliminated over the past six weeks and their responsibilities absorbed by existing editorial staffers.
Time Inc.'s new CEO Laura Lang brought in consultants Bain & Co. in March to advise the company, sparking speculation that Bain might recommend layoffs. The EW rep said the cuts were not part of any companywide mandate, though.
EW's circulation was flat at 1.8