The New York Times – 2012-02-14
More than 5,700 researchers are denouncing the pricing policies of the journal publisher Elsevier in a growing furor over open access to the fruits of scientific research.
Editor & Publisher – 2012-02-08
BOULDER - The Boulder-based publisher of the Daily Camera will lay off 17 advertising design and production employees in an outsourcing move, the newspaper reported Wednesday, Jan. 8.
Boston.com – 2012-02-03
Journal Register Co. says Jerry Bammell has been named publisher of its Michigan group of newspapers, including dailies in Mount Clemens, Mount Pleasant, Pontiac and Royal Oak.
Media Bistro – 2012-02-02
For her first full-length interview in five years, the publisher behind The Notebook names what's most important to authors. So What Do You Do Jamie Raab, Publisher of Grand Central Publishing? New...
Guardian – 2012-02-02
Many countries have laws ensuring that media ownership remains in national hands or, at least, a large percentage of it does so.Some such laws are very specific. Others, such as the Investment Canada...
Guardian – 2012-01-31
The Argentine newspaper La Nación is negotiating to acquire the US publisher ImpreMedia, which owns El Diario/La Prensa, the oldest Spanish language daily in the States, plus six other titles,...
The Bookseller – 2012-01-24
HarperCollins group digital director David Roth-Ey has been appointed executive publisher of 4th...
The Bookseller – 2012-01-24
Cornerstone marketing director Claire Round will leave the company to join HarperCollins as the...
The Wall Street Journal – 2012-01-11
HarperCollins is suing Open Road Integrated Media, a company run by one of its former CEOs, heating up the debate over who owns the e-book rights to decades-old titles.
CBC – 2012-01-11
Random House of Canada has become the sole owner of McClelland & Stewart.
Media Week – 2012-01-06
IPC Media magazine Marie Claire has appointed Toby Evans as publisher, from his position as associate publisher on woman's weekly title Look.
AllThingsD – 2012-01-05
Barnes & Noble Inc. has put its Sterling Publishing business up for sale, say people familiar with the situation, signaling a likely end to its decades-long involvement in the publishing of its own...
The Bookseller – 2011-12-22
Jeff Kinney, author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, has filed a trademark lawsuit against...
The Bookseller – 2011-12-12
Bounce! Sales & Marketing Ltd is to expand the number of publishers it represents following...
Publishers Weekly – 2011-12-02
Even in tense times, there is far more that unites publishers and libraries than divides them. And if one needs proof that librarians and publishers share common goals and can work together to mutual...
Folio Magazine – 2011-12-02
Dan Shannon, publisher of North Carolina city titles Chapel Hill and Durham Magazines, has spotted a hole in the current news publishing model.
Guardian – 2011-11-28
Publisher of the Economist reports 6% increase in operating profits to £26.2m as ad revenue grows by 12%The publisher of the Economist has reported a 6% year-on-year increase in operating profits to...
Guardian – 2011-11-24
Publisher blames torrid year on its US operations and freezes dividend until 2013Shares in Future, the publisher of magazine titles including Total Film and Metal Hammer, plunged more than 20% to a...
Media Week – 2011-11-23
We R Interactive, the social games company, has appointed Mark Wilson as head of sales.
Poynter. – 2011-11-17
Chicago Reader Circulation of the Chicago liberal publication In These Times has doubled to 22,000 in the last year, though its down from more than 40,000 in the 1980s. Thats fine with publisher...
San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-11-15
(11-14) 14:39 PST NEW YORK, (AP) -- The publisher of Newsweek magazine and The Daily Beast website has left. Ray Chelstowski ended his 11-month reign as publisher Monday. He had come from...
Poynter. – 2011-11-15
The Wall Street Journal
Folio Magazine – 2011-11-15
Ray Chelstowski--who joined Newsweek/Daily Beast as publisher in January as part of the new joint management team--is out while executive editor Edward Felsenthal and managing editor Tom Weber have...
Boston.com – 2011-11-10
Here's an unusual way to boost sales: Have the publisher withdraw a novel because it contained passages lifted from other authors.
Media Week – 2011-11-08
A&N Media, the publisher of the Daily Mail, is set to make a number of operational changes, which could include a fresh round of redundancies and changes to reporting lines, following a six-week...
Publishers Weekly – 2011-11-04
For nearly a decade, some say even longer, people in the publishing industry have been decrying the death of the midlist. As the story goes, the industry consolidatedsmaller and midsize publishers...
Folio Magazine – 2011-11-03
This story first appears on FOLIO: sister site, minonline.
San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-11-01
(10-31) 13:13 PDT New York (AP) -- A week after taking over a longtime publisher of Hollywood scripts, HarperCollins Publishers has announced plans to acquire a top producer of Christian works....
Guardian – 2011-10-30
Canada's largest newspaper publisher, Postmedia Network, is to to put up paywalls at all its 38 daily and community newspapers across the country.It suggests that its "metered model" experiment,...
The Bookseller – 2011-10-28
Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Fri, 28/10/2011 - 08:00 Peter Bazalgette, the man responsible for introducing "Big Brother" to the UK, is turning his hand to publishing, launching a new...
CBC – 2011-10-27
Canadian-based e-book seller Kobo is following in Amazon's footsteps and creating a publishing arm that will deal directly with authors, CBC News has learned.
The Bookseller – 2011-10-25
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Tue, 25/10/2011 - 09:00 The co-owner of the Big Green Bookshop has launched his own publishing company and is set to release his first book with author...
Media Week – 2011-10-25
Darren Singh, advertising director for Hearst's Esquire magazine, has been appointed publisher of ShortList.
Poynter. – 2011-10-25
MinnPost Starting Nov. 1, the Star Tribune will begin charging its heaviest users for Web access if they dont subscribe beyond the Sunday paper. The change prompted David Brauer, MinnPosts media...
The Bookseller – 2011-10-24
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Mon, 24/10/2011 - 09:25 Educational publishers have been accused of not providing enough support to help independent bookshops stay on the high street,...
The Bookseller – 2011-10-24
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Mon, 24/10/2011 - 08:25 Educational publishers have been accused of not providing enough support to help independent bookshops stay on the high street,...
Poynter. – 2011-10-21
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Poynter. – 2011-10-19
Poynter.org Earlier today I reported that Mark Medici, vice president for audience at The Dallas Morning News, said Monday during a session at the Inland Press Association conference that the...
Baltimore Sun – 2011-10-19
Publisher, creditor have until Nov. 25 to develop a reorganization plan that saves the venerable publicationA federal bankruptcy judge has granted a month-long extension to Alter Communications,...
Media Bistro – 2011-10-15
The Journal's publisher resigns, Jill Abramson cuts 20, and pressure and sloppiness add up to seven instances of plagiarism for one ex-Politico scribe. Revolving Door Newsletter: 10.14.11 New Career...
Reuters – 2011-10-12
Oct 11 (Reuters) - The publisher of the Wall Street Journal's Europe edition, Andrew Langhoff, has resigned over ethical issues raised by the newspaper's relationship with a Dutch consultancy.
Guardian – 2011-10-12
Original statement issued by News Corporation subsdiary about departure of Andrew LanghoffBelow is the original statement issued by News Corporation subsdiary Dow Jones announcing the resignation of...
Boston.com – 2011-10-04
Pat Murphy, a former publisher of The Arizona Republic and The Phoenix Gazette, has died at the age of 82.
Folio Magazine – 2011-09-30
Gregg Michaelson, the integrated marketing president and chief marketing office with Rodale, has left the company. Michaelson was with the publisher since 2001, beginning his tenure with Rodales...
Reuters – 2011-09-28
ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Sept 28 (Reuters) - The publisher of an unflattering biography of Sarah Palin said it stands by the author despite threats of a lawsuit from the former governor of Alaska.
The Bookseller – 2011-09-22
Written By: Benedicte Page Publication Date: Thu, 22/09/2011 - 15:46 Agents who wish to publish their clients work must offer them a detailed explanation of what they will personally gain from...
Folio Magazine – 2011-09-17
This story appears first on FOLIO: sister publication, minonline. Today (Sept. 16), Condé Nast CEO Chuck Townsend and president Bob Sauerberg announced the shuffling of these executives:
Folio Magazine – 2011-09-13
This story first appears on FOLIO: sister site, min.
GigaOM – 2011-09-10
DC Comics recently started selling digital versions of its new comics on the same day that print editions show up in local comic book shops. It's a move that helps promote their "New 52" all-title...
Baltimore Sun – 2011-09-09
Sept. 20 bankruptcy court hearing to decide company ownershipA vote among creditors that could help decide the future of the Baltimore Jewish Times ends on Friday, concluding the latest chapter in a...
Folio Magazine – 2011-09-08
This article first appears in FOLIO: sister site minoneline.com.
The Bookseller – 2011-09-08
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Thu, 08/09/2011 - 16:15 Waterstones is understood to be setting up a publisher liaison team to manage its relationship with publishers. The team will...
The Bookseller – 2011-09-07
Publication Date: Wed, 07/09/2011 - 08:23 The Friday Project publisher Scott Pack is to become publisher of HarperCollins' community writing site authonomy.com. Pack, who is also director of digital...
Media Week – 2011-09-02
IGN Entertainment, the News Corporation-owned online publisher, has appointed Mike Goldstein as its first UK publisher for men's entertainment site AskMen.
The Bookseller – 2011-09-02
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Fri, 02/09/2011 - 15:24 Quercus plans to increase its staff by 40% within the next three years, as it aims to become one of the UKs top five trade...
Folio Magazine – 2011-08-30
In a move to grow its Technology Group, Penton Media has acquired Nine Lives Media.
Folio Magazine – 2011-08-26
Business-to-business higher education and international trade publisher ThinkGlobal is partnering with online s
The New York Times – 2011-08-26
La Martinière will split revenue with the U.S. Internet company from digital sales of out-of-print, copyright-protected works.
Boston.com – 2011-08-26
A second French publisher has reached a deal on digital books with Google to settle a copyright lawsuit in exchange for control over how its out-of-print, copyright-protected works are scanned and...
Folio Magazine – 2011-08-18
The good news: Publishers aren't cutting manufacturing and production budgets as much as they did last year.
Folio Magazine – 2011-08-16
Laura Frerer-Schmidt has been named publisher with Rodales Womens Health magazine. Slated to begin her new position on September 6, Frerer-Schmidt comes from Self magazine, where she was...
Reuters – 2011-08-16
(Reuters) - American Media Inc, publisher of the National Enquirer and Star supermarket tabloids, is no longer up for sale, after the company's owners rejected an offer from Apollo Global...
Folio Magazine – 2011-08-03
In order to automate the workflow and offer solutions for publishers who have to do more with less, email service provider Contactology and content management system creator Metro Publisher have...
The Bookseller – 2011-08-03
Written By: Philip Jones Publication Date: Wed, 03/08/2011 - 09:14 Facebook has bought the innovative e-book publisher Push Pop Press but will not use the company to publish e-books. The giant...
San Jose Mercury News – 2011-08-03
Palo Alto social-networking site Facebook has agreed to acquire Push Pop Press, maker of this year's acclaimed e-book adaptation of Al Gore's 'Our Choice'
CNW – 2011-08-03
TORONTO, Aug. 3, 2011 /CNW/ - Ken Whyte, Executive Vice-President, Rogers Publishing Limited, today announced the appointment of Steve Maich as Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Sportsnet magazine. ...
AdWeek – 2011-07-28
Even though ad exchanges and networks were created to lubricate the buying and selling of digital ad inventory, the system is still far from slippery. One lingering issue is that of transparency:...
Guardian – 2011-07-26
Trinity Mirror move comes as share price falls amid allegations that phone hacking was not confined to News of the WorldTrinity Mirror has begun a review of its editorial controls and procedures amid...
Online Journalism Review – 2011-07-26
Matt DeRienzo is a publisher who is trying to innovate in a very traditional and historically change-averse field - newspapers. So I asked him what he needed from the newsrooms he oversees to...
Media Week – 2011-07-20
Ella Dolphin, the publisher of Bauer Media title Grazia, is to join Cosmopolitan as publishing director.
L.A. Times – 2011-07-18
Tony Hunter, the Chicago Tribune Media Group's publisher and chief executive, has added the title of CEO of parent Tribune Co.'s publishing division.
Boston.com – 2011-07-17
The independent committee charged with monitoring editorial integrity at The Wall Street Journal says it has found no evidence of phone-hacking or other wrongdoing at the Journal or Dow Jones.
San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-07-16
(07-16) 07:23 PDT BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Tests on blood and saliva from the adopted children of a powerful Argentine media figure have failed to show any matches in a national gene bank...
Poynter. – 2011-07-14
The New York TimesNew York Times Executive Editor Bill Keller describes his staffers unending desire to write books. Noting the decline in print publishing, he writes, Sure, I would miss books ...
Publishers Weekly – 2011-07-08
Booksellers have the industry connections to publish their books just about anywhere, but for some bookstore owners, self-publishing is preferable to going the traditional route.
Folio Magazine – 2011-07-08
This story first appeared on FOLIO: sister site, minonline.
The Bookseller – 2011-07-06
Written By: Barbara Casassus Publication Date: Wed, 06/07/2011 - 07:32 La Martinière is the latest French publisher to sign up to sell e-books through Apples iBookstore. About 150 La Martinière...
AllThingsD – 2011-07-05
Amazon.com has acquired The Book Depository International, a seven-year old online bookseller based in the UK, which also republishes titles that are no longer in print or poorly available.
Guardian – 2011-07-04
An Irish newspaper publisher has has been banned from holding company directorships for five years unless certain capital requirements are met.A Dublin high court judge made the order against John...
Media Week – 2011-06-30
IPC Media claims its email marketing has been "revolutionised" by a new technology platform that has led newsletter subscriptions to increase almost 60% in a single year.
The New York Times – 2011-06-30
The former newspaper baron, serving out a sentence for fraud and obstruction, will publish "A Matter of Principle" in the fall.
Salon.com – 2011-06-29
Fans of HBO's "Game of Thrones" may be grumbling about having to wait a year until next season, but for the millions who read the books on which the show is based, that may seem like a very short...
Guardian – 2011-06-27
A small Scottish newspaper group, publisher of seven weeklies, has gone into liquidation, reports The Scotsman website. Staff at the Alloa-based Forth Independent Newspapers learned of the company's...
Guardian – 2011-06-24
Richard Desmond sells celebrity magazine in US to American Media for undisclosed sumRichard Desmond has sold the US edition of OK! magazine to American Media, the publisher of titles including the...
Baltimore Sun – 2011-06-23
All Island Media publishes shopping publications on Long IslandAll Island Media, a New York-based publisher, has acquired Pennysaver Inc., the Hanover-based publisher of the Maryland Pennysaver...
The New York Times – 2011-06-20
The alternative-music magazine has struggled to remake itself after a brief mainstream makeover in 2006.
Media Week – 2011-06-17
BSkyB is outsourcing the publishing of the largest circulation magazine in the country, Sky Magazine, to customer publishing agency Sunday.
BusinessWeek – 2011-06-16
Apple Inc., maker of the iPad tablet computer and the iPhone, was sued by New York publisher John T. Colby in federal court today for trademark infringement over its use of the term iBooks.
Media Week – 2011-06-16
Business publisher Emap is considering a change to its magazines model, examining strategies to take their weekly titles monthly or even online-only, in an attempt to streamline the business.
Poynter. – 2011-06-15
San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-06-14
(06-14) 08:34 PDT Hagerstown, Md. (AP) -- The publisher of the Daily American newspaper in Somerset, Pa., has been named the new publisher of The Herald-Mail in Hagerstown. Schurz Communications Inc....
The Bookseller – 2011-06-14
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Tue, 14/06/2011 - 15:10 Lonely Planet has appointed Sheema Mookherjee as publisher for its Indian publishing arm. Mookerherjee's most recent role...
San Francisco Chronicle – 2011-06-09
Apple reversed a policy that required publishers to go through its App Store to sell subscriptions for content such as newspapers, music and movies available on the iPhone or iPad. The developer...
Guardian – 2011-06-02
Right-wing broadcaster launching new imprint for 'books and authors that Glenn is passionate about'Glenn Beck has found a new outlet for his "million book ideas". The right-wing radio host is...
Editor & Publisher – 2011-06-01
"With the sale of our interest in ACH LP, the Company is able to pay off a considerable amount of debt and further improve our financial flexibility," said president and CEO Richard Garneau.
Folio Magazine – 2011-06-01
This story first appeared on FOLIO: sister site, min.
The Bookseller – 2011-05-27
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Fri, 27/05/2011 - 10:18 Chiki Sarkar, former editor-in-chief of Random House India, has been appointed publisher of Penguin India. Chiki had worked...
PrintWeek – 2011-05-19
RR Donnelley and leading book publisher HarperCollins have partnered up on a new supply chain agreement that both sides described as a first of its kind breakthrough deal for a major general trade...
The Bookseller – 2011-05-16
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Tue, 17/05/2011 - 09:00 Quercus has been crowned 2011's best publisher at The Bookseller Industry Awards, as Sainsbury's scooped the Bookseller of the...
The Independent – 2011-05-11
David Gilbertson is set to step down as chief executive of the magazine group Emap International, which publishes Retail Week and Screen International, after three years.
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