Friday News Round-Up for August 10, 2012

The Olympic closing ceremonies are drawing near, along with the end of the summer sleepy season, as media organizations begin to stir.  On that note, Wooden Horse will restart its weekly newsletter beginning next weekend.  For now, check out the most recent industry news while you’re here.  All titles with an asterisk* can be found in the Wooden Horse Database.

DU JOUR*, the much-anticipated and discussed luxe magazine, will debut a digital edition on August 20, followed by a print version on August 21.  Visit the website at http://www.dujour.com…

SPACE MAGAZINE weekly magazine was sold by Imaginova to Boulder, Colorado-based Picket Ventures…

LONG ISLAND PARENT was sold by Wordsmiths Media, LLC to Davler Media Group.  Davler publishes eight editions of NY METRO PARENTS, and reportedly plans to fold its Long Island titles into Long Island Parent, beginning in October…

ROLLING STONE* bid farewell to deputy managing editor John Dioso, who has held the post since 2004…

GOOD HOUSEKEEPING* will welcome back Beth Roehrig, beth.roehrig@yahoo.com and @bethroehrig, this time as lifestyle editor on August 13…

GOOD HOUSEKEEPING* promoted Melanie Rud, mrud@hearst.com, to associate beauty editor…

GOOD HOUSEKEEPING* promoted Caylin Harris, cjharris@hearst.com, to assistant editor…

CLIMBING magazine will say goodbye to Editor-in-Chief Dougald MacDonald…

CLIMBING magazine has named Shannon Davis, sdavis@climbing.com, as the new editor-in-chief…

PHILADELPHIA MAGAZINE* hired new online sports editor Sheil Kapadia, skapadia@phillymag.com and @SheilKapadia…

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