Bobit Business Media has acquired Michigan-based national monthly magazine World of Special Finance, the World of Special Finance Conference and Expo, and its related Web sites. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
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Only A little more than a year after its first issue hit newsstands, Key West took home seven regional magazine excellence awards this August at the 2007 Charlie Awards, presented by the Florida Magazine Association, including two first place awards for Best Public Service Coverage and for Best Feature.
When Folio: surveyed the industry’s small army of association magazine publishers late last year, we found that, overwhelmingly, print was still the main revenue driver, while e-media and events programs were lacking. Since then, consumer and b-to-b publishers have continued to pursue new revenues from online initiatives. Are association magazines following suit? Should they?
Another significant staffing change was made Wednesday at the Reader’s Digest Association as the Parenting Group’s Jeff Wellington was named publisher of its flagship Reader’s Digest magazine.
New York magazine has named Duff McDonald as contributing editor. McDonald will write feature stories for the magazine and the Web site about business and Wall Street. He has also written for Vanity Fair, WIRED and Time.ALM has announced a pair of personnel changes:
Hearst continued with its aggressive digital strategy this week, announcing the acquisition of RealAge, Inc., a consumer health Web site that provides
On the heels of an editorial dustup that led to the sacking of a CEO, IDG Communications has named former CNET Networks executive Mike Kisseberth as president and CEO of PC World Communications and Mac Publishing, which produces Macworld magazine.