People’s Martha Nelson Named Editorial Director of Time Inc

Martha Nelson was appointed editorial director of Time, Inc., the second-highest editorial position after editor-in-chief John Huey, this evening. Nelson made a name for herself growing People‘s readership as managing editor, and most recently served as editor of the Entertainment and Style Group, which includes People, InStyle, Real Simple, and Entertainment Weekly. Ms. Nelson is a three-time Forbes “most powerful woman.” The men of the News Group–which includes Fortune, Time, and Sports Illustrated–will still report to Mr. Huey. (Updated 6:13 p.m.)

People’s Martha Nelson Named Editorial Director of Time Inc