Longtime Conde Nast Exec Florio Dies


December 28, 2007

Steve Florio, the former chief executive of Conde Nast, died Thursday from complications following a heart attack, the company confirmed. He was 58.Florio was hospitalized several weeks ago, according to Conde Nast. He had a history of heart problems.

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2007: The Year in Magazines


December 28, 2007

Every year, it seems, is another wild year for magazines. 2007 was no different. We had a generous serving of launches both high profile (Portfolio is here! Portfolio is here!) and low (Cocktail Weekly); some executive shuffling (the celebrated Cam

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Newsweek Launches Political Blog


December 21, 2007

Newsweek has launched a new group blog on politics for Newsweek.com, in partnership with the Media Bloggers Association (MBA). The blog, called "The Ruckus," is geared to play a key role in Newsweek's 2008 campaign coverage, according to Newsweek.com editor Deidre Depke.

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