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Longtime Fairchild President Berner to Exit Cond� Nast


January 4, 2006

By Dylan Stableford Berner's exit caps a year-long string of high-profile resignations for the once-formidable unit. In a move that is bound to reverberate throughout the Cond� Nast�s 4 Times Square offices, Mary Berner, longtime president of the company's Fairchild publishing unit, resigned late Monday. Berner's exodus comes on the heels of a companywide restructuring

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Startup Stories: Breathing New Life into a State Magazine


January 4, 2006

Maryland Life's glossy stock and affluent readership belies the magazine's humble beginnings;it was conceived when the three principals;co-publishers Dan Patrell, Ross Peddicord and Scott Runkles;met in a community college class on entrepreneurship. In August 2004, the trio launched Great State Publishing and debuted bi-monthly Maryland Life in December 2004 with a January/February issue.

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Randall Rising


January 4, 2006

In November, Tuscaloosa, Alabama-based Randall Publishing, which specializes in trucking, construction and industrial magazines and generates annual revenue around $55 million, surprised the industry by announcing its sale to Wachovia Capital Partners and Randall CEO F. Mike Reilly's newly-formed Randall-Reilly Publishing, LLC.

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114 Magazine Industry Predictions for 2006


December 21, 2005

By Dylan Stableford It was a wild and wooly year for magazines in 2005;though, really, when is it not? The M&A market was hot, magazine metrics were not, e-media emerged, one Stewart returned;the other skewered ;and the requisite launches, relaunches and folds reverberated throughout the industry.

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After ‘Intense’ Process, Primedia Business Changes Name to ‘Prism’


December 20, 2005

By Dylan Stableford Primedia Business, the company formerly known as Intertec Publishing, is changing its name once again. The new name: Prism Business Media Inc. . The company had been scouting new names since August, when Primedia sold its business information unit to Wasserstein & Co. for $385 million in cash. The new entity temporarily held as PBI Media Holdings, Inc.

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