New York magazine has filled two important positions on the masthead, bumping senior editor Jon Steinberg into the role of Strategist editor and hiring Ashlea Halpern, late of Time Out, to serve as fashion editor for the magazine’s web site, according to WWD.
Ms. Halpern will oversee the The Cut, New York‘s fashion Read More
Today, Vanity Fair‘s Jessica Coen exposes Transom reporter Spencer Morgan as the man who tried to kill her at Sundance by driving off a mountain. Yeah, he’ll do that. Fair enough! But to save face, The Transom’s boss must now reprint the text messages received that near-fateful eve which reveal Ms. Coen’s Read More
As part of soon-to-be-former Gawker editor Jessica Coen’s going-away festivities, possibly one of the greatest things ever published in the history of Gawker just went up. As far as taking down magazine editors goes, Lauren Weisberger can totally read it and weep.
[Editor's Note: A somewhat murky clarification has been appended to this item on July 20th.]
When The Transom talked to Paula Froelich last week, she was jetting off to somewhere less humid and more glamorous for the weekend. And apparently Page Six boss Richard Johnson was out on mini-vacation. Which would have just left the Read More