Articles by Jason Fell

People on the Move | 09.03.09

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Active Interest Media’s Home Buyer Publications has named Timothy D. Schreiner editorial director. Schreiner most recently served as publisher of FineHomebuilding.com and Fine Homebuilding magazine.

Changing of the Guard

The resignations of top publishing executives is adding up. In July, Jim Spanfeller said he will be leaving Forbes.com as president and CEO before the end of August. Less than two weeks later, Rodale president and CEO Steven Pleshette Murphy and Reed Business Information U.S. CEO Tad Smith resigned (on the same day) from their chief executive posts.

Doubledown Unable to Sell Magazine Assets

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At an auction held late last week in U.S. bankruptcy court in New York, Doubledown Media, a publisher of magazines aimed at the Wall Street elite that went out of business in February, did not receive any “acceptable” bids for its remaining magazine assets, including subscriber lists.

Sports Illustrated Sees Advertising Uptick

It appears that Time Inc.’s Sports Illustrated Group is seeing some initial glimmers of light at the end of the long, dark, print advertising tunnel. The group today said that ad pages increased 45 percent year-over-year—to 80.3 pages—for its September 7 NFL preview issue.

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