Producer Alex Castro Joins Variety As VP Of Video

Mary Margaret Named First Female Editor-In-Chief Of Entertainment Weekly

Hollywood Reporter Names James Hibberd Writer At Large

Variety Promotes Matt Donnelly, Elaine Low, Jazz Tangcay To Senior Roles

Adweek Acquires Social Media Week

Mónica Marie Zorrilla Joins Variety As A TV Reporter

David Sheehan, Longtime L.A. Entertainment Broadcaster, Dies At 82

EW Top Editor JD Heyman Axed After Complaints Of ‘Inappropriate,’ ‘Racially Insensitive’ Comments

Penske Media Names Brooke Jaffe Head Of Public Affairs-Communications

J.D. Heyman, Entertainment Weekly’s Top Editor, Is Out

KC Crain Named CEO Of Family-Owned Media Company

Michelle Sobrino-Stearns Promoted To Variety President/Group Publisher

Variety Reorganizes Editorial Operations, Promotes Veteran Editors

Ex-Hollywood Reporter, Billboard Exec Lynne Segall Lands At The Wrap

Penske Media Paid $225M For 80% Of Hollywood Reporter Parent

Variety, Hollywood Reporter Join In New Venture

The respective parent companies of Variety and The Hollywood Reporter announced a joint venture Wednesday that effectively merges the two oldest and biggest show business trade publications, housing them in a joint venture controlled by Variety and Deadline owner Penske Media Corp.

Digital News Veteran William Earl Named Editor Of Variety.com

Adweek Acquires Target Marketing And Publishing Executive

TV Media Journalist/Historian Morrie Gelman Dies At 90

TV media journalist and historian Morrie Gelman died Aug. 26 in Palm Desert, Calif., of heart failure at age 90 with his family at his side. During his nearly 50-year career, Gelman reported news as a journalist at prestigious big-city newspapers during their heydays, and then transitioned to business magazines as they ascended on the […]

WaPo’s First TV Critic, Lawrence Laurent, Dies

Lawrence Laurent, who became The Washington Post’s first television critic in 1953 and wrote about entertainment programming, news and industry developments for more than 20 years, died Aug. 1. He was 95. When he launched the beat at the paper, television was an entertainment phenomenon, expanding quickly and in unpredictable ways.

Why The Hollywood Reporter Home Page Was Temporarily Down

Dan Peres Named New Editor-In-Chief Of Ad Age

Bruce Fretts, Critic And Entertainment Journalist, Dies At 54

Adweek Magazine Sold To Shamrock Capital

Variety Editor Claudia Eller Placed On Leave Of Absence

Exit Interview With NAB’s Dennis Wharton

Dennis Wharton is exiting his post as chief spokesman and communications strategist for the National Association of Broadcasters at the end of June after 24 years, the longest such tenure in the group’s history. In a previous life, Wharton covered Washington as the D.C. bureau chief for Variety.

Nekesa Mumbi Moody Named Hollywood Reporter Editorial Director

Hollywood Reporter Parent Lays Off 100+

The media industry continues to see widespread cuts as Valence Media slashes jobs across several of its brands, including The Hollywood Reporter, Billboard and Vibe. About a third of the company’s media division was laid off on Tuesday, which amounts to more than 100 job cuts, according to a source familiar with the matter.

Hollywood Reporter Editor Belloni Steps Down

Four years after Matthew Belloni ostensibly took over from Janice Min at The Hollywood Reporter, the long time writer for the Tinseltown trade is exiting in the middle of the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic. Though stressing in a memo to staff that the move is “100% amicable,” Belloni also reveals some serious tension at the top of the Valence Media-owned magazine may render things untenable

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TVWeek To Close As Editor Chuck Ross Retires

Hal Boedeker, Orlando’s TV Guy, Signs Off, Says Thanks

Ben Smith Of BuzzFeed Named New York Times Media Columnist

In Dallas, Ed Bark Shuts Down UncleBarky.com

Michael Depp Named Editor Of TVNewsCheck

The site’s former special projects editor takes over as Harry Jessell moves into semi-retirement, continuing to write and advise the editorial team.

Editor & Publisher Sold To Media Consultant

Variety Hires Kate Aurthur As Editor-At-Large

Entertainment Weekly Going Monthly

Randi Schatz To Lead B&C, Multichannel News

Jim Cooper Leaving Adweek After 21 Years