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Magazine Industry Has a 'Front-Row Seat to the History of Media'

Notes from New York Magazine Day.


Dylan Stableford By Dylan Stableford
04/14/2009 -20:57 PM






Earlier today I attended the 13th annual New York Magazine Day. Here are my live Twitter updates—essentially a “liveblog” or running notes, in reverse chronological order—from the event.

Ann Moore: "I'm absolutely sure each of the Time Inc. brands I work on will be standing long after we're all gone." #nymagday about 9 hours ago from mobile web

Moore: "Winters, like recessions, do end." #nymagday about 9 hours ago from mobile web
    
Moore: Ex-TW CEO Dick Parsons is "one cool cat." #nymagday about 9 hours ago from mobile web
    
Moore: Time Inc. restructuring has been a "home run." Changed a corp. culture that had been "getting in the way." #nymagday about 9 hours ago from mobile web
    
Moore on user-generated content: "Every opinion is not created equal." #nymagday about 9 hours ago from mobile web
    
And now, the headliner: Time Inc. CEO Ann Moore. #nymagday about 9 hours ago from mobile web
    
Domeniconi: "We've all got a front row seat to 'The History of Media.'" #nymagday about 9 hours ago from mobile web
    
Ex-Time Inc. exec. Robin Domeniconi: "Going 'online only' has become a euphemism for 'folding.'" #nymagday about 9 hours ago from mobile web
    
Panelist on the new media reality: "There's probably someone in this room Twittering what we're saying right now." #nymagday about 10 hours ago from mobile web
    
Not quite noon at NY Magazine Day, yet beer and wine carts are rolling in. #nymagday about 10 hours ago from mobile web
    
Hearst Magazines SVP: "I'm deeply concerned (ad buyers) are devaluing media at a time when innovation is actually increasing." #nymagday about 10 hours ago from mobile web
    
AEGIS CEO on helping develop events for SI: "They (now) have to be cash positive" out of the gate. #nymagday about 10 hours ago from mobile web
    
NY Magazine Day 2009 theme: "INDUSTRY IN MOTION" -- presented in italicized font to create, one would assume, the "motion" effect. #nymagday about 10 hours ago from mobile web
    
Hearst Magazines SVP: "We're spending an enormous amount of money to reduce (ad) closing times" of our magazines. #nymagday about 10 hours ago from mobile web
    
AEGIS CEO: "We look at media as the kindling that starts the fire." #nymagday about 11 hours ago from mobile web
    
AEGIS CEO: Consumer has much more brand credibility than marketer. #nymagday about 11 hours ago from mobile web
    
Million dollar question goes unanswered: "Are we measuring magazine accountability correctly?" #nymagday about 12 hours ago from mobile web
    
Just over 300 attendees, mostly women, from ad agencies; roughly half as many attendees as last year. #nymagday about 12 hours ago from mobile web
    
Jamison: "We've got to stop the print bashing"; more applause. #nymagday about 12 hours ago from mobile web
    
Jamison: "Girls aren't going on Myspace to talk about their weight, their acne, their period--they come to us for that." #nymagday about 12 hours ago from mobile web

Jamison, Seventeen: "Our magazine is kind of like 'a friend with benefits'" #nymagday about 12 hours ago from mobile web
    
Jayne Jamison, VP, Seventeen: "I love magazines"; applause. #nymagday about 12 hours ago from mobile web
    
MSLO CEO: "Simply put, advertising cannot support all the media that is out there." #nymagday about 12 hours ago from mobile web
    
MSLO CEO: "'The Rise of the Bloggers' [would've] sounded like a horror movie." #nymagday about 12 hours ago from mobile web
    
MSLO CEO: "We didn't anticipate the consumer creating content to the degree they have." #nymagday about 12 hours ago from mobile web

MSLO CEO: 15 years ago we knew consumer was in control, "but we didn't take it far enough." about 12 hours ago from mobile web

 

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