• Condé Nast Sale of W Magazine No longer Imminent

    28 days ago - By WWD

    It seems Condé Nast is in no great rush to sell off W magazine.
    While the sale of the oversize fashion glossy was initially expected to be wrapped up by the end of the year, W now has an operating budget for at least the first half of fiscal 2019, based on its print schedule of eight issues a year and with no reductions to its current staff, WWD has learned.
    Until recently, W's budget only went through February, which is the end of Condé's fiscal year. In addition to the official budget, sources also noted that major advertisers like Kering and LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (which have...
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  • Condé Nast's Wired Magazine Marks 25 Years

    28 days ago - By WWD

    Twenty-five years is an impressive milestone for a publication centered on the fast-moving and often fleeting world of tech and digital culture. So to celebrate the last quarter century and start the next with a bang, luminaries from Manhattan to Silicon Valley gathered to toast Wired magazine's anniversary Sunday night in San Francisco.
    In the middle of the four-day Wired25 festival and summit, the magazine threw a VIP cocktail hour and dinner at Tartine Manufactory, a Mission District mash-up of a bar, restaurant, bakery and coffee spot.
    Naturally, the all-star guest list skewed heavily...
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