Ziff Davis, a subsidiary of j2 Global, Inc., announced it has acquired emedia Communications from Reed Business Information. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed.
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Playboy Enterprises, Inc. announced the hiring of two key executives for two brand new roles. Matthew Mastrangelo has been named as chief revenue officer and Cory Jones has been tapped as senior vice president of digital content.
BRAIN magazine offers both digital and print.
Esquire has appointed Andrew Bowen as director, American fashion, grooming and retail. He most recently worked at Men's Fitness as director of fashion and grooming.Laura Schocker has joined RealSimple.com as executive editor.
Mediabistro announced its sale to PGM-MB Holdings, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Prometheus Global Media, through its FishbowlNY vertical on Thursday, disclosing that the deal is worth $8 million.
UBM Tech has rolled out its latest community-driven platform, this time for its Wall Street & Technology vertical. The interactive hub is targeted at technology investment professionals looking to connect with colleagues and industry experts.
Mashable has hired Judah Wiedre as the advertising director for its LA-based office. He was previously vice president of digital sales at Flavorpill Media. The Huffington Post has promoted Kate Palmer to managing editor from her role as the site's national editor.
Playboy is celebrating its 60th birthday this year. So far the celebration has already included a robust anniversary issue that kicked off 2014 and a rerelease of its inaugural issue.
Hearst Corp. president and CEO Steve Swartz and Hearst Magazines president David Carey looked inward in recruiting Redbook editor-in-chief Jill Herzig for the same position at Dr.
Katherine Goldstein, the current director of social media and traffic at Slate, will become the editor of VanityFair.com beginning June 9.