Wednesday News Round-Up for June 27th

Just like so many others today, our thoughts often drifted to Nora Ephron, the ground-breaking author, screenwriter and director who passed away yesterday.  Whether your favorite quote is “Men and women can never be friends,” or “I’ll have what she’s having,” we hope you take a moment to toast classic, witty repartee.  In the meantime, take a gander at the industry news.  Magazines with an asterisk* are included in the Wooden Horse Database.

Hearst Corp. Chairman of the Board George R. Hearst, Jr. died this week in California at age 84, following a stroke…

DETAILS* said goodbye to senior editor Amy Perry.  No replacement has been named…

MANHATTAN MAGAZINE* tapped Cristina Cuomo, ccuomo@modernluxury.com and @CristinaCuomo, as the new editor-in-chief…

VERANDA* snagged new senior articles editor Amy Perry, apery@hearst.com…

MONEY* magazine hired new senior editor Kristen Bellstrom, kristen_bellstrom@moneymail.com and @kayelbee…

ELITE TRAVELER* picked up new editorial assistant Madeline Boardman, Madeline.boardman@elitetraveler.com…

CHICAGO MAGAZINE* now has new senior editor Emmet Sullivan, esullivan@chicagomag.com and @emmetds…

ARTNET online magazine is folding after 16 years, and is closing its three offices in New York, Paris and Berlin…

FOAM MAGAZINE brought in new senior editor Kathryn Romeyn, kathrynromeyn@mac.com and @katromeyn…

CAMPUS TECHNOLOGY and T.H.E. JOURNAL magazines, published by 1105 Media and covering educational technology, will both discontinue print editions and go all-digital…

BRAND PACKAGING trade magazine promoted Laura Zielinski, zielinskil@bnpmedia.com, to editor-in-chief…

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