FOLIO:, EXPO Magazines Tap Top Editors
Bill Mickey named editor of FOLIO:, Lee Barney is EXPO’s new executive editor.
Red 7 Media, a division of Access Intelligence, announces two changes to its editorial roster, effective immediately. Bill Mickey (top photo, right), who previously served as executive editor of EXPO Magazine, returns to FOLIO: Magazine as editor. Succeeding Mickey in his role at EXPO is Lee Barney (bottom photo, right), formerly editor at SourceMedia’s Money Management Executive.
Mickey joined Red 7 in 2004. He moved through the editorial ranks at FOLIO: before spearheading the transformation of Circulation Management into FOLIO:’s quarterly sister publication, Audience Development. Mickey will remain executive editor of AD in addition to his new role with FOLIO:.
Upon his return to FOLIO:, Mickey says, “I’m excited to be back with the FOLIO: brand and look forward to keeping it at the sharp end of an incredibly dynamic time for magazine and content publishing.”
Barney began with EXPO in January. Aside from her 13-year tenure with Source, Barney also acted in editorial roles with Thestreet.com and The Japan Times. She says, “I am thrilled to have joined Red 7 Media as executive editor of EXPO magazine, and am looking forward to reporting on the inner workings and the intrigue of the conventions and expositions industry – and the people who drive the business.”
Matthew Kinsman, formerly executive editor with FOLIO:, is now vice president of content & programming at American Business Media.