replaces Corey Van't Haaff
as executive director of the Western Magazine Awards Foundation
board. She owns communications and design firm Kate + Sebastian.
is no longer with Rogers Media
. She was most recently vice-president of content solutions, appointed in October 2012. Over the years she has served in a number of senior roles, including vice-president of client solutions from 2011-2012, and vice-president of strategic creative from 2007-2011.
has stepped down as editor-in-chief of Professionally Speaking
magazine, which she joined in September 2011. She was previously deputy editor at Today's Parent
Online mag inBetween
tapped Caroline Bishop
as its new art director. Bishop helped launch the Kit
and has freelanced for clients including Joe Fresh and the Presbyterian Record
took over as editor-in-chief of Today's Parent
last month. She was a freelance editor and consultant with clients including Walmart Live Better
and Better Homes & Garden
. A past senior lifestyle editor at Parents.com
and senior editor at Ladies' Home Journal Online
, Emmons moved to Toronto from New York in 2012.
Sources say a number of staff have departed from Rive Gauche Media
(RGM Group) in recent months; notably former chief executive officer Cory Boiselle
, who is now director of operations at Bulova Watch Co.; and former art director Malcolm Brown
The Alliance for Audited Media
has named Tom Drouillard
its new chief executive officer, president and managing director. He was most recently the head of Scarborough Research. Outgoing AAM president Mike Lavery
enters retirement on March 31.
is no longer vice-president and group publisher at TC Media
, where she oversaw all English consumer mags including Style at Home, The Hockey News
and Elle Canada
. She had been with the company since 1997. TC Media confirms that it has shed a number of other staff members as well of late, some that left on their own and others that were laid off due to restructuring. Masthead
did not receive specific info in time for this posting.
As previously reported, Rogers Media
has moved to a group publishing structure. Tara Tucker
, previously publisher of Chatelaine
, was cut. Rosemary Munroe
, former publisher of Today's Parent
, became senior director of partnerships and new business. Jim Hicks
moved from publisher to executive director at Cosmetics
. Penny Hicks
, previous publisher of Maclean's
, is now group publisher for women's service magazines. Melissa Ahlstrand
, publisher of Flare
, is group publisher of fashion and beauty publications.