Troy Young Named New President of Hearst Magazines

Replaces David Carey, who will be chairman through 2019

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Troy Young was named president of Hearst Magazines today after leading the company’s digital team for years, during which he unified the print and digital titles.

Young had been president of Hearst Magazines Digital Media since 2013. Since then, he developed MediaOS (a content management system used across Hearst) and grew audiences and revenue for Hearst brand websites including and, as well as digital-only brands like Delish and Best Products.

Young replaces David Carey, who announced about a month ago that he would step down from the position after eight years in the job.



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