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Jennifer Aniston Serves 'Cake' to Gayle King, Arianna Huffington and Marlo Thomas - Posted December 17, 2014
It was one for the books today at Michael's. While the SRO crowd of mavens, moguls and machers was celebrating at full tilt, the joint got an extra jolt of adrenaline when word spread that Jennifer Aniston would be hosting an intimate lunch for twenty as she continues her unofficial Oscar... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jennifer Aniston Serves 'Cake' to Gayle King, Arianna Huffington and Marlo Thomas - Posted December 17, 2014
It was one for the books today at Michael's. While the SRO crowd of mavens, moguls and machers was celebrating at full tilt, the joint got an extra jolt of adrenaline when word spread that Jennifer Aniston would be hosting an intimate lunch for twenty as she continues her unofficial Oscar... [FishbowlNY]

Eat This, Not That! Magazine Launches - Posted December 2, 2014
The empire of Eat This, Not That! -- which started as a Men's Health column penned by David Zinczenko -- continues. The latest development is a quarterly magazine carrying the brand name, published by Meredith and Zincze... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Eat This, Not That! Magazine Launches - Posted December 2, 2014
The empire of Eat This, Not That! -- which started as a Men's Health column penned by David Zinczenko -- continues. The latest development is a quarterly magazine carrying the brand name, published by Meredith and Zincze... [FishbowlNY]

Jon Steinberg on The MailOnline's Plans for World Domination, New Hire Piers Morgan - Posted October 1, 2014
It was a true media mashup at Michael's today as the joint was jam-packed with famous faces (Katie Couric and Barbara Walters at separate tables; ... [GalleyCat]

Jon Steinberg on The MailOnline's Plans for World Domination, New Hire Piers Morgan - Posted October 1, 2014
It was a true media mashup at Michael's today as the joint was jam-packed with famous faces (Katie Couric and Barbara Walters at separate tables; ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jon Steinberg on The MailOnline's Plans for World Domination, New Hire Piers Morgan - Posted October 1, 2014
It was a true media mashup at Michael's today as the joint was jam-packed with famous faces (Katie Couric and Barbara Walters at separate tables; ... [FishbowlNY]

The Dish on a Formidable Female CEO From Inc.'s List of Fastest Growing Companies - Posted September 24, 2014
With much of Manhattan tied up in the nightmare traffic scenario that comes courtesy of the spate of diplomats and politicians in town for the United Nations General Assembly this week, we were happy to make it to Michael's for our regular Wednesday confab with this week's movers and shakers and,... [GalleyCat]

The Dish on a Formidable Female CEO From Inc.'s List of Fastest Growing Companies - Posted September 24, 2014
With much of Manhattan tied up in the nightmare traffic scenario that comes courtesy of the spate of diplomats and politicians in town for the United Nations General Assembly this week, we were happy to make it to Michael's for our regular Wednesday confab with this week's movers and shakers and,... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Dish on a Formidable Female CEO From Inc.'s List of Fastest Growing Companies - Posted September 24, 2014
With much of Manhattan tied up in the nightmare traffic scenario that comes courtesy of the spate of diplomats and politicians in town for the United Nations General Assembly this week, we were happy to make it to Michael's for our regular Wednesday confab with this week's movers and shakers and,... [FishbowlNY]

Special Fashion Week Edition! Dishing With the Designer Who Makes Taylor Swift Shine - Posted September 10, 2014
With Fashion Week in full swing, the crowd at Michael's today was full of stylistas (Glamour's Connie Anne Phillips, Tom Ford's CEO Tom Mendenhall) and media moguls (... [GalleyCat]

Special Fashion Week Edition! Dishing With the Designer Who Makes Taylor Swift Shine - Posted September 10, 2014
With Fashion Week in full swing, the crowd at Michael's today was full of stylistas (Glamour's Connie Anne Phillips, Tom Ford's CEO Tom Mendenhall) and media moguls (... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Special Fashion Week Edition! Dishing With the Designer Who Makes Taylor Swift Shine - Posted September 10, 2014
With Fashion Week in full swing, the crowd at Michael's today was full of stylistas (Glamour's Connie Anne Phillips, Tom Ford's CEO Tom Mendenhall) and media moguls (... [FishbowlNY]

Men's Fitness Sets Web Traffic Record - Posted August 4, 2014
Whatever AMI is paying David Zinczenko to be editorial director of Men's Fitness, it's well worth it. According to the company, Mensfitness.com broke its all-time web traffic record in July, with more than 8.4 million unique visito... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Men's Fitness Sets Web Traffic Record - Posted August 4, 2014
Whatever AMI is paying David Zinczenko to be editorial director of Men's Fitness, it's well worth it. According to the company, Mensfitness.com broke its all-time web traffic record in July, with more than 8.4 million unique visito... [FishbowlNY]

Exclusive: David Zinczenko on AMI's New Deal | Ousted Obama Insider Turns Heads - Posted July 9, 2014
Things were pretty quiet at Michael's today as many of the media mavens, social swans and talking heads were still away in the Hamptons this week. We, not of the summer cottage set, ventured to 55th and Fifth for our lunch with David Zinczenko... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Exclusive: David Zinczenko on AMI's New Deal | Ousted Obama Insider Turns Heads - Posted July 9, 2014
Things were pretty quiet at Michael's today as many of the media mavens, social swans and talking heads were still away in the Hamptons this week. We, not of the summer cottage set, ventured to 55th and Fifth for our lunch with David Zinczenko... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Amazon Unveils Fire Phone | Carney's Final Briefing - Posted June 19, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Amazon Unveils Fire Phone | Carney's Final Briefing - Posted June 19, 2014
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Kerry Kennedy, David Zinczenko and Exclusive Dish From Monica Lewinsky's New PR Guru - Posted June 18, 2014
We missed all the big doings on Monday when President Bill Clinton was at Michael's for a private lunch in the Garden Room and stuck around to press the flesh in the dining room on his way out the door. Oh well, next time. Today, the usual suspects were, as usual,... [GalleyCat]

Kerry Kennedy, David Zinczenko and Exclusive Dish From Monica Lewinsky's New PR Guru - Posted June 18, 2014
We missed all the big doings on Monday when President Bill Clinton was at Michael's for a private lunch in the Garden Room and stuck around to press the flesh in the dining room on his way out the door. Oh well, next time. Today, the usual suspects were, as usual,... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Kerry Kennedy, David Zinczenko and Exclusive Dish From Monica Lewinsky's New PR Guru - Posted June 18, 2014
We missed all the big doings on Monday when President Bill Clinton was at Michael's for a private lunch in the Garden Room and stuck around to press the flesh in the dining room on his way out the door. Oh well, next time. Today, the usual suspects were, as usual,... [FishbowlNY]

Muscle & Fitness Names New Publisher Ahead of Redesign - Posted April 23, 2014
AMI has named Christopher Dolan the new publisher of Muscle & Fitness. Dolan comes to the magazine from Scout (a sports centric brand), where he served as digital director and group publisher. Prior to that, Dolan worked in the Home &... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Muscle & Fitness Names New Publisher Ahead of Redesign - Posted April 23, 2014
AMI has named Christopher Dolan the new publisher of Muscle & Fitness. Dolan comes to the magazine from Scout (a sports centric brand), where he served as digital director and group publisher. Prior to that, Dolan worked in the Home &... [FishbowlNY]

Bette Milder, Al Roker & Bravo's Bickering Brokers From Million Dollar Listing New York - Posted March 26, 2014
When it comes to Bravo's ever-expanding slate of reality stars, it's hard to keep the players straight without a scorecard. Between the Housewives, hipsters and wannabe singers, few have retained more than a few seasons of fame (or infamy) outside the realm of their melodramatic universe give or take a few... [GalleyCat]

Bette Milder, Al Roker & Bravo's Bickering Brokers From Million Dollar Listing New York - Posted March 26, 2014
When it comes to Bravo's ever-expanding slate of reality stars, it's hard to keep the players straight without a scorecard. Between the Housewives, hipsters and wannabe singers, few have retained more than a few seasons of fame (or infamy) outside the realm of their melodramatic universe give or take a few... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Bette Milder, Al Roker & Bravo's Bickering Brokers From Million Dollar Listing New York - Posted March 26, 2014
When it comes to Bravo's ever-expanding slate of reality stars, it's hard to keep the players straight without a scorecard. Between the Housewives, hipsters and wannabe singers, few have retained more than a few seasons of fame (or infamy) outside the realm of their melodramatic universe give or take a few... [FishbowlNY]

Men's Health, Men's Fitness and Muscle & Fitness are All Pretty Much the Same Thing - Posted February 21, 2014
When David Zinczenko left Rodale and joined forces with AMI, we called it: AMI's Men's Fitness would ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Men's Health, Men's Fitness and Muscle & Fitness are All Pretty Much the Same Thing - Posted February 21, 2014
When David Zinczenko left Rodale and joined forces with AMI, we called it: AMI's Men's Fitness would ... [FishbowlNY]

David Zaslav, John Sykes, Susan Spencer and the Dish on What Bill Clinton Did Last Night - Posted February 12, 2014
It turns out the third time was the charm for my long-delayed lunch with Woman's Day EIC Susan Spencer. Having been kept away from Michael's first by the onset of the polar vortex and then, a few weeks later, by the snowstorm of th... [GalleyCat]

'The Cosmo 100' With Joanna Coles and the Wednesday Celebrity Scene - Posted December 11, 2013
As devoted as we are to covering the Fellini-esque scene that is Wednesdays at Michael's, we do occasionally break tradition and report the news from 55th and Fifth on other days of the week when we're invited to especially dishy lunches with A-listers. Monday's head-spinning gathering of the "Cosmo 100" hosted... [GalleyCat]

David Zinczenko Gets Consulting Gig for Bonnier - Posted November 20, 2013
David Zinczenko is joining Bonnier Corporation as a consultant. WWD reports tha... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Zinczenko Gets Consulting Gig for Bonnier - Posted November 20, 2013
David Zinczenko is joining Bonnier Corporation as a consultant. WWD reports tha... [FishbowlNY]

John Catsimatidis and the Next Stop on Dave Zinczenko's World-Domination Tour - Posted October 9, 2013
We've met plenty of driven, multitasking folks in Michael's dining room over the years -- like this week's man of the hour David Zinczenko, who continues his quest for (media) world domination with his new book (read on). He was front a... [GalleyCat]

John Catsimatidis and the Next Stop on Dave Zinczenko's World-Domination Tour - Posted October 9, 2013
We've met plenty of driven, multitasking folks in Michael's dining room over the years -- like this week's man of the hour David Zinczenko, who continues his quest for (media) world domination with his new book (read on). He was front a... [morningmedianewsfeed]

John Catsimatidis and the Next Stop on Dave Zinczenko's World-Domination Tour - Posted October 9, 2013
We've met plenty of driven, multitasking folks in Michael's dining room over the years -- like this week's man of the hour David Zinczenko, who continues his quest for (media) world domination with his new book (read on). He was front a... [FishbowlNY]

Joe Kernen, Andrew Ross Sorkin and the Skinny on Jessica Simpson's New Role at Weight Watchers - Posted September 25, 2013
Neither rain nor snow (not yet anyway) or a meltdown on Metro North's Connecticut line (don't ask!) can keep us from our appointed rounds on Wednesdays at Michael's. Who else would tell you which talking heads (Star Jones, ... [GalleyCat]

David Zinczenko, Jack Kliger and The Man Most Unlikely to Wind Up at Michael's - Posted September 11, 2013
As faithful readers know, we endeavor to give our rundown of the movers and shakers who show up at Michael's every Wednesday a cheeky spin so as not to take ourselves too seriously about the whole power lunch thing. Today, aside from the obvious reason not to make light of an... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Zinczenko, Jack Kliger and The Man Most Unlikely to Wind Up at Michael's - Posted September 11, 2013
As faithful readers know, we endeavor to give our rundown of the movers and shakers who show up at Michael's every Wednesday a cheeky spin so as not to take ourselves too seriously about the whole power lunch thing. Today, aside from the obvious reason not to make light of an... [FishbowlNY]

David Pecker Holds Court; David Zaslav Jumps the Shark - Posted July 31, 2013
It's been a head-spinning summer of celebrity sightings and media maven mashups at 55th and Fifth, but today at Michael's the mogul quotient was completely off the charts. I knew it was going to be one of those days when Discovery Communications honcho David Za... [GalleyCat]

Deborah Norville, Miss USA and the Man Behind Those Spitzer Ads - Posted July 24, 2013
Although the ghastly heat of last week that made Manhattan feel more like Calcutta is finally just a memory, it was hard to tear ourselves away from the wall-to-wall coverage on 'Baby Cambridge' (who finally has a name -- Welcome George Alexander Louis!) to come to lunch at Michael's today. But... [GalleyCat]

Deborah Norville, Miss USA and the Man Behind Those Spitzer Ads - Posted July 24, 2013
Although the ghastly heat of last week that made Manhattan feel more like Calcutta is finally just a memory, it was hard to tear ourselves away from the wall-to-wall coverage on 'Baby Cambridge' (who finally has a name -- Welcome George Alexander Louis!) to come to lunch at Michael's today. But... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Deborah Norville, Miss USA and the Man Behind Those Spitzer Ads - Posted July 24, 2013
Although the ghastly heat of last week that made Manhattan feel more like Calcutta is finally just a memory, it was hard to tear ourselves away from the wall-to-wall coverage on 'Baby Cambridge' (who finally has a name -- Welcome George Alexander Louis!) to come to lunch at Michael's today. But... [FishbowlNY]

David Zinczenko Joins ABC News - Posted July 18, 2013
David Zinczenko has another gig: He's joining ABC News as a nutrition and wellness editor. Zinczenko will continue to serve as editorial director of Men's Fitness. At ABC News, Zinczenko will "appear on all our programs and platforms, hel... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Zinczenko Joins ABC News - Posted July 18, 2013
David Zinczenko has another gig: He's joining ABC News as a nutrition and wellness editor. Zinczenko will continue to serve as editorial director of Men's Fitness. At ABC News, Zinczenko will "appear on all our programs and platforms, hel... [FishbowlNY]

The Ticker: Zinczenko, NAMIC, Martin - Posted July 18, 2013
ABC News is adding former NBC News contributor and Men's Health editor David Zinczenko as health and wellness editor. Zinczenko, a good friend of ABC News anchor Dan Abrams, will appear on all programs and platforms. The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NA... [TVNewser]

David Zaslav, David Zinczenko and the Next Big Name in Fashion - Posted July 17, 2013
On any given Wednesday, the Michael's dining room is chock full of moguls (David Zaslav, David Zinczenko) and mavens largely known to faithful readers of this co... [GalleyCat]

Dishing With Countess LuAnn de Lesseps; Willie Geist and Lawrence O'Donnell Hold Court - Posted July 10, 2013
The oppressive heat couldn't keep the faithful away from Michael's today. I haven't seen the place this crowded in ages as most tables were set for four (or more). In fact, the place was so jam packed that TV Guide magazine acting CEO and Wednesday regular ... [GalleyCat]

A Rodale Refugee Reunion; Christine Lahti Penning a Memoir? - Posted June 5, 2013
As faithful readers of this column know, in the meta media universe that is Wednesdays at Michael's, there is no end to the way fellow diners are connected. I was joined today by Liz Vaccariello, editor-in-chief and chief content officer of Reader's Digest and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

A Rodale Refugee Reunion; Christine Lahti Penning a Memoir? - Posted June 5, 2013
As faithful readers of this column know, in the meta media universe that is Wednesdays at Michael's, there is no end to the way fellow diners are connected. I was joined today by Liz Vaccariello, editor-in-chief and chief content officer of Reader's Digest and ... [FishbowlNY]

The New Men's Fitness is Here - Posted May 20, 2013
The David Zinczenko Men's Fitness era has officially begun. His ideas about what the magazine should look like are available for all to see with the June iss... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The New Men's Fitness is Here - Posted May 20, 2013
The David Zinczenko Men's Fitness era has officially begun. His ideas about what the magazine should look like are available for all to see with the June iss... [FishbowlNY]

Bravo 'Newlyweds' Alaska and Kim Dish on Reality TV Instafame - Posted May 15, 2013
While it was a bit more subdued than usual at Michael's today with some of the glitterati off to Cannes and a few others up in Greenwich watching Prince Harry play polo (our invite must have gotten lost in the mail), the usual mix of editors (Anne Fulenwider... [FishbowlLA]

Bravo 'Newlyweds' Alaska and Kim Dish on Reality TV Instafame - Posted May 15, 2013
While it was a bit more subdued than usual at Michael's today with some of the glitterati off to Cannes and a few others up in Greenwich watching Prince Harry play polo (our invite must have gotten lost in the mail), the usual mix of editors (Anne Fulenwider... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Bravo 'Newlyweds' Alaska and Kim Dish on Reality TV Instafame - Posted May 15, 2013
While it was a bit more subdued than usual at Michael's today with some of the glitterati off to Cannes and a few others up in Greenwich watching Prince Harry play polo (our invite must have gotten lost in the mail), the usual mix of editors (Anne Fulenwider... [FishbowlNY]

David Zinczenko on His New 'High-Profile Life' and the Real Story Behind His Leaving Rodale - Posted May 8, 2013
I've been looking forward to today's Michael's lunch for quite a while. David Zinczenko, who I met in this very dining room many years ago, was joining me with his business partner Stephen Perrine... [FishbowlLA]

David Zinczenko on His New 'High-Profile Life' and the Real Story Behind His Leaving Rodale - Posted May 8, 2013
I've been looking forward to today's Michael's lunch for quite a while. David Zinczenko, who I met in this very dining room many years ago, was joining me with his business partner Stephen Perrine... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Zinczenko on His New 'High-Profile Life' and the Real Story Behind His Leaving Rodale - Posted May 8, 2013
I've been looking forward to today's Michael's lunch for quite a while. David Zinczenko, who I met in this very dining room many years ago, was joining me with his business partner Stephen Perrine... [FishbowlNY]

Men's Fitness Officially Begins Its Transformation Into Men's Health Replica - Posted April 17, 2013
Ever since David Zinczenko joined AMI, we'... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Men's Fitness Officially Begins Its Transformation Into Men's Health Replica - Posted April 17, 2013
Ever since David Zinczenko joined AMI, we'... [FishbowlNY]

David Zinczenko Signs Deal with Random House - Posted April 15, 2013
David Zinczenko -- a man we once believed could provide us with SIX PACK ABS IN 8 EASY STEPS -- has just signed a deal with Random House. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Zinczenko Signs Deal with Random House - Posted April 15, 2013
David Zinczenko -- a man we once believed could provide us with SIX PACK ABS IN 8 EASY STEPS -- has just signed a deal with Random House. ... [FishbowlNY]

The Truth About Rachel Uchitel's Tweet and A Birthday Party For Ed Rollins - Posted March 20, 2013
When it comes to Wednesdays at Michael's, the early bird might not always get the best table, but today it did land me something of a timely scoop. Some time before noon, I spotted Rachel Uchitel, the woman whose texts to Tiger Woods helped bring down th... [FishbowlLA]

The Truth About Rachel Uchitel's Tweet and a Birthday Party for Ed Rollins - Posted March 20, 2013
When it comes to Wednesdays at Michael's, the early bird might not always get the best table, but today it did land me something of a timely scoop. Some time before noon, I spotted Rachel Uchitel, the woman whose texts to Tiger Woods helped bring down the golf legend and launched... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Truth About Rachel Uchitel's Tweet and a Birthday Party for Ed Rollins - Posted March 20, 2013
When it comes to Wednesdays at Michael's, the early bird might not always get the best table, but today it did land me something of a timely scoop. Some time before noon, I spotted Rachel Uchitel, the woman whose texts to Tiger Woods helped bring down the golf legend and launched... [FishbowlNY]

Men's Fitness Loses EIC - Posted March 13, 2013
Michael de Medeiros is out as editor-in-chief of Men's Fitness. De Medeiros had been the vice president and editor of the magazine since January of 2012. The New York Post ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Men's Fitness Loses EIC - Posted March 13, 2013
Michael de Medeiros is out as editor-in-chief of Men's Fitness. De Medeiros had been the vice president and editor of the magazine since January of 2012. The New York Post ... [FishbowlNY]

Joe Kernen Settles a Bet, Plus the Return of Michael Wolff - Posted March 6, 2013
Threats of yet another winter storm (We're begging for mercy!) didn't keep the faithful from Michael's today. In fact, the dining room was even more crowded than usual as some of the city's biggest hot shots cooled their heels at the bar and in the lounge as they waited to be... [FishbowlLA]

Joe Kernen Settles a Bet, Plus the Return of Michael Wolff - Posted March 6, 2013
Threats of yet another winter storm (We're begging for mercy!) didn't keep the faithful from Michael's today. In fact, the dining room was even more crowded than usual as some of the city's biggest hot shots cooled their heels at the bar and in the lounge as they waited to be... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Joe Kernen Settles a Bet, Plus the Return of Michael Wolff - Posted March 6, 2013
Threats of yet another winter storm (We're begging for mercy!) didn't keep the faithful from Michael's today. In fact, the dining room was even more crowded than usual as some of the city's biggest hot shots cooled their heels at the bar and in the lounge as they waited to be... [FishbowlNY]

David Zinczenko Joins AMI - Posted February 27, 2013
David Zinczenko is joining AMI as a consulting editorial director. The New York Post ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Zinczenko Joins AMI - Posted February 27, 2013
David Zinczenko is joining AMI as a consulting editorial director. The New York Post ... [FishbowlNY]

Lesley Stahl, Cynthia McFadden & Lindsay Lohan's Interior Decorator - Posted January 23, 2013
Even the arctic temperatures couldn't keep the faithful away from Michael's today. The scene at 55th and Fifth was, although celebrity-free (unless you count a cast member from "The Real Housewives of New York City) even wilder than usual. The media mavens (Les... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lesley Stahl, Cynthia McFadden & Lindsay Lohan's Interior Decorator - Posted January 23, 2013
Even the arctic temperatures couldn't keep the faithful away from Michael's today. The scene at 55th and Fifth was, although celebrity-free (unless you count a cast member from "The Real Housewives of New York City) even wilder than usual. The media mavens (Les... [FishbowlNY]

Sandra Lee Serves Up a New Magazine and Novel; Hoda Kotb Celebrates Book Number Two with Today Show Gang - Posted January 16, 2013
Every time I think it can't get anyone more Fellini-esque at 55th and Fifth, another Wednesday at Michael's proves me wrong. All that was missing today was a lion tamer and clown shot out of a cannon. There were so many 'acts' going on simultaneously I hardly knew where to look. While... [FishbowlLA]

Sandra Lee Serves Up a New Magazine and Novel; Hoda Kotb Celebrates Book Number Two with Today Show Gang - Posted January 16, 2013
Every time I think it can't get anyone more Fellini-esque at 55th and Fifth, another Wednesday at Michael's proves me wrong. All that was missing today was a lion tamer and clown shot out of a cannon. There were so many 'acts' going on simultaneously I hardly knew where to look. While... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Sandra Lee Serves Up a New Magazine and Novel; Hoda Kotb Celebrates Book Number Two with Today Show Gang - Posted January 16, 2013
Every time I think it can't get anyone more Fellini-esque at 55th and Fifth, another Wednesday at Michael's proves me wrong. All that was missing today was a lion tamer and clown shot out of a cannon. There were so many 'acts' going on simultaneously I hardly knew where to look. While... [FishbowlNY]

Power Lunching with Eliot Spitzer, Star Jones and Joanna Coles - Posted December 19, 2012
It's the last Wednesday power lunch of the year (or the last one ever if you believe those wacky Mayans), and the usual suspects at Michael's came bearing gifts to be traded over Cobb salads today. Some regulars (Linda Fairstein) were hosting ye... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Power Lunching with Eliot Spitzer, Star Jones and Joanna Coles - Posted December 19, 2012
It's the last Wednesday power lunch of the year (or the last one ever if you believe those wacky Mayans), and the usual suspects at Michael's came bearing gifts to be traded over Cobb salads today. Some regulars (Linda Fairstein) were hosting ye... [FishbowlNY]

Tom Brokaw, Randi Zuckerberg and David Zinczenko's Next Chapter - Posted December 5, 2012
As any self-respecting power luncher knows, December is no time to slack off and dip into the egg nog. Quite the contrary. The noontime hour during the holidays may be reserved for a little shopping for those that still go the brick and mortar route, but the regulars at Michael's know... [FishbowlLA]

Tom Brokaw, Randi Zuckerberg and David Zinczenko's Next Chapter - Posted December 5, 2012
As any self-respecting power luncher knows, December is no time to slack off and dip into the egg nog. Quite the contrary. The noontime hour during the holidays may be reserved for a little shopping for those that still go the brick and mortar route, but the regulars at Michael's know... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Tom Brokaw, Randi Zuckerberg and David Zinczenko's Next Chapter - Posted December 5, 2012
As any self-respecting power luncher knows, December is no time to slack off and dip into the egg nog. Quite the contrary. The noontime hour during the holidays may be reserved for a little shopping for those that still go the brick and mortar route, but the regulars at Michael's know... [FishbowlNY]

Harvey Weinstein, David Zinczenko and Peggy Siegal Throws Another Party - Posted November 28, 2012
'Tis the season for power lunches disguised as holiday celebrations, and this afternoon at Michael's it was SRO as the moguls (Harvey Weinstein, Tommy Mottola)... [FishbowlLA]

Harvey Weinstein, David Zinczenko and Peggy Siegal Throws Another Party - Posted November 28, 2012
'Tis the season for power lunches disguised as holiday celebrations, and this afternoon at Michael's it was SRO as the moguls (Harvey Weinstein, Tommy Mottola)... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Harvey Weinstein, David Zinczenko and Peggy Siegal Throws Another Party - Posted November 28, 2012
'Tis the season for power lunches disguised as holiday celebrations, and this afternoon at Michael's it was SRO as the moguls (Harvey Weinstein, Tommy Mottola)... [FishbowlNY]

David Zinczenko Departs Rodale - Posted November 19, 2012
David Zinczenko is leaving Rodale after 20 15 years with the company. During his time there, Zinczenko was responsible for elevating the Men's Health brand. According to a rel... [FishbowlLA]

David Zinczenko Departs Rodale - Posted November 19, 2012
David Zinczenko is leaving Rodale after 20 15 years with the company. During his time there, Zinczenko was responsible for elevating the Men's Health brand. According to a rel... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Zinczenko Departs Rodale - Posted November 19, 2012
David Zinczenko is leaving Rodale after 20 15 years with the company. During his time there, Zinczenko was responsible for elevating the Men's Health brand. According to a rel... [FishbowlNY]

Star Jones, Charlie Rose and Manhattan's Most Discreet Fine Jeweler - Posted October 3, 2012
The line to get into Michael's snaked onto the sidewalk today as the fall power lunch season finally got under way. There were talking heads (Star Jones, Charlie Rose... [FishbowlLA]

Dan Rather, Steve Kroft and An Encore Appearance by John Legend - Posted February 29, 2012
I got several emails last week when I was on vacation alerting me to John Legend's presence in the dining room. "You're missing him!" texted one faithful "Lunch" reader. "Oh well," I thought, "next time." Imagine my surprise when the singer magically appeared in the dining room today and even shot... [FishbowlLA]

Roger Ailes, Barry Diller & The Squawk Box Super Heroes - Posted October 26, 2011
Hail! Hail! The Wednesday gang is all here. The lunch scene at Michael's was firing on all cylinders today as moguls (Barry Diller! Roger Ailes!), high-profile edito... [FishbowlLA]

Roger Ailes, Barry Diller & The Squawk Box Super Heroes - Posted October 26, 2011
Hail! Hail! The Wednesday gang is all here. The lunch scene at Michael's was firing on all cylinders today as moguls (Barry Diller! Roger Ailes!), high-profile edito... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Roger Ailes, Barry Diller & The Squawk Box Super Heroes - Posted October 26, 2011
Hail! Hail! The Wednesday gang is all here. The lunch scene at Michael's was firing on all cylinders today as moguls (Barry Diller! Roger Ailes!), high-profile edito... [FishbowlNY]

Kathryn Leigh Scott Celebrates Her Novel & Dark Shadows - Posted August 18, 2011
Writer Kathryn Leigh Scott recently hosted a lunch in New York City to celebrate her new novel, Dark Passages. The author starred in Dark Shadows, and called her novel a "love letter" to the vamp... [semanticweb.com]

All in the Family with Joe Kernen & A Dark Shadows Star is Reborn - Posted August 10, 2011
It was a bustling scene at Michael's today as the power lunch crowd crammed in some last minute networking before their late summer vacations. In the mix: talking heads (Joe Kernen, ... [FishbowlLA]

David Zinczenko Talks Gardening - Posted July 21, 2011
On Tuesday Rodale announced that David Zinczenko was getting a promotion, and would now be overseeing all edi... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Zinczenko Talks Gardening - Posted July 21, 2011
On Tuesday Rodale announced that David Zinczenko was getting a promotion, and would now be overseeing all edi... [FishbowlNY]

Melania Trump, Charles Grodin and Princess Di's Wedding Designer - Posted July 20, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE The oppressive heat didn't keep the faithful away from Michael's today. The joint was jumping with media mavens of every stripe, including one editor who is clearly having a moment (David Zinczenko), high-profile publish... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Melania Trump, Charles Grodin and Princess Di's Wedding Designer - Posted July 20, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE The oppressive heat didn't keep the faithful away from Michael's today. The joint was jumping with media mavens of every stripe, including one editor who is clearly having a moment (David Zinczenko), high-profile publish... [FishbowlNY]

David Zinczenko Named Editorial Director of Prevention and Organic Gardening - Posted July 19, 2011
Rodale has just announced that David Zinczenko has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Editorial Director for its Prevention and Organic Gardening brands. Zi... [morningmedianewsfeed]

David Zinczenko Named Editorial Director of Prevention and Organic Gardening - Posted July 19, 2011
Rodale has just announced that David Zinczenko has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Editorial Director for its Prevention and Organic Gardening brands. Zi... [FishbowlNY]

Rick Fox, Arianna Huffington and a Real Housewife of New York City - Posted June 8, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE It was SRO at Michael's today with movers and shakers jammed into every corner. I was so glad I got there early and was able to chat with Rick Fox and his girlfriend ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Rick Fox, Arianna Huffington and a Real Housewife of New York City - Posted June 8, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE It was SRO at Michael's today with movers and shakers jammed into every corner. I was so glad I got there early and was able to chat with Rick Fox and his girlfriend ... [FishbowlNY]

Men's Health, Women's Health Seek Fittest Facebook Friends - Posted June 1, 2011
Men's Health and Women's Health are looking to ring in the summer with a few hard bodies. The two ... [SocialTimes.com]

Barbara Walters, Vernon Jordan and NBC's David Corvo Serves Up TV Dish - Posted May 25, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE It's been hard enough to keep track of the steady stream of A-listers that pour into Michael's on any given Wednesday, but this afternoon really kept me hopping. While the usual roster of boldface names traded air kisses and table hopped in the front room, the garden room was... [FishbowlLA]

National Magazine Awards Roundup: New York, National Geographic Among the Big Winners - Posted May 10, 2011
Last night's ASME National Magazine Awards had more than a few surprises. The evening began with a cocktail hour for a change, where FishbowlNY had drinks with Graydon Carter, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

National Magazine Awards Roundup: New York, National Geographic Among the Big Winners - Posted May 10, 2011
Last night's ASME National Magazine Awards had more than a few surprises. The evening began with a cocktail hour for a change, where FishbowlNY had drinks with Graydon Carter, ... [FishbowlNY]

Joan Collins, Dennis Basso And The Media Mob - Posted May 4, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE The biblical rain didn't keep the crowds away from Michael's today. The media mavens were networking at warp speed (Bonnie Fuller, we mean you) while the social swans and style set enjoyed their us... [FishbowlLA]

Kerry Kennedy & Jackie Author Come Face To Face - Posted April 13, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE Sometimes it seems as if all roads lead to Michael's -- well, at least on Wednesdays. Today, the planets aligned to bring together folks with some interesting six-degrees-of-separation connections. I was talking to 'Mayor' Joe Armstron... [FishbowlLA]

Sinbad & Family Dish on Their New Reality Show - Posted April 6, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE It would have been hard to beat the head-spinning scene that I witnessed at Michael's last Wednesday, but this week came close. A camera crew from WNBC-TV's LX-TV was on hand filming a segment on celebrity lunch spots as the masters of the universe (... [semanticweb.com]

David Zinczenko, Keith Kelly and The Media Mavens - Posted February 23, 2011
-- DIANE CLEHANE Sorry, but you can't expect dish about an Oscar winner every week. (We're still reeling from our brush with Cate Blanchett in the dining room last Wednesday!) We're chalking it up to school vacati... [FishbowlLA]

Michele Promaulayko Moves To VP/Editor-In-Chief Of Women's Health - Posted January 13, 2011
After serving two years as Women's Health's editor-in-chief, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Michele Promaulayko Moves To VP/Editor-In-Chief Of Women's Health - Posted January 13, 2011
After serving two years as Women's Health's editor-in-chief, ... [FishbowlNY]

New iPhone App From Men's Health - Posted December 20, 2010
Men's Health has launched "Eat This, Not That! Restaurants," an app for the iPhone and iPod Touch that is based off the popular "Eat This, Not That!" franchise. Started by Men's Health Editor-i... [morningmedianewsfeed]

New iPhone App From Men's Health - Posted December 20, 2010
Men's Health has launched "Eat This, Not That! Restaurants," an app for the iPhone and iPod Touch that is based off the popular "Eat This, Not That!" franchise. Started by Men's Health Editor-i... [FishbowlNY]

Isaac Mizrahi, Twilight's Kellan Lutz & A Manhattan Madri Gras - Posted October 13, 2010
-- DIANE CLEHANE I attended a fabulous lunch today for Deb Shriver to celebrate the publication of her first book, Stealing Magnolias, due out any minute. It was a festive afternoon befitting the book which is equal parts love lett... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Isaac Mizrahi, Twilight's Kellan Lutz & A Manhattan Madri Gras - Posted October 13, 2010
-- DIANE CLEHANE I attended a fabulous lunch today for Deb Shriver to celebrate the publication of her first book, Stealing Magnolias, due out any minute. It was a festive afternoon befitting the book which is equal parts love lett... [FishbowlNY]

Men's Health, Women's Health: Shall We Play a Game? - Posted September 13, 2010
Rodale titles Men's Health and Women's Health... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Cindi Leive, Larry Hackett & David Zinczenko: Editors Unleashed! - Posted August 4, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE It must be all that good news about ad pages for the September issues being way up from last year that brought out the media mavens today at Michael's. The place was packed with editors and journos all doing their best to boost Gotham's perilous economy. The expense account... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Cindi Leive, Larry Hackett & David Zinczenko: Editors Unleashed! - Posted August 4, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE It must be all that good news about ad pages for the September issues being way up from last year that brought out the media mavens today at Michael's. The place was packed with editors and journos all doing their best to boost Gotham's perilous economy. The expense account... [FishbowlNY]

Jimmy Buffett, Dr. Ruth and the Usual Suspects - Posted June 9, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE Those corporate bean counters that put a crimp in expense accounts all over town must be loosening up a bit, because it was SRO today at Michael's. A slew of magazine folks (See, print isn't dead after all!), media mavens and the requisite flock of social swans were packed... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jimmy Buffett, Dr. Ruth and the Usual Suspects - Posted June 9, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE Those corporate bean counters that put a crimp in expense accounts all over town must be loosening up a bit, because it was SRO today at Michael's. A slew of magazine folks (See, print isn't dead after all!), media mavens and the requisite flock of social swans were packed... [FishbowlNY]

Deborah Norville, Cindi Leive & A Slew of Fashionable Folks - Posted May 26, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE Sometimes it seems like all roads lead to Michael's, and today was no exception. Everyone in the place seemed connected by less than six degrees of separation, as we observed plenty of old friends and former colleagues exchanging air kisses before dining and dishing. Then there was the completely... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Deborah Norville, Cindi Leive & A Slew of Fashionable Folks - Posted May 26, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE Sometimes it seems like all roads lead to Michael's, and today was no exception. Everyone in the place seemed connected by less than six degrees of separation, as we observed plenty of old friends and former colleagues exchanging air kisses before dining and dishing. Then there was the completely... [FishbowlNY]

Ralph Lauren, Jenna Bush, and the Media Mob - Posted May 19, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE It was good to be back at my regular perch at Michael's today after a nasty bug kept me home last week. I returned to a scene buzzing with a head-spinning mix of fashion designers, famous faces, and the requisite media moguls. Don't these people ever take a day... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Ralph Lauren, Jenna Bush, and the Media Mob - Posted May 19, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE It was good to be back at my regular perch at Michael's today after a nasty bug kept me home last week. I returned to a scene buzzing with a head-spinning mix of fashion designers, famous faces, and the requisite media moguls. Don't these people ever take a day... [FishbowlNY]

John Sykes, Jared Kushner & Moguls on the Make - Posted May 5, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE Sometimes it's the random celebrity sighting like recent visitors Michael Douglas and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

John Sykes, Jared Kushner & Moguls on the Make - Posted May 5, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE Sometimes it's the random celebrity sighting like recent visitors Michael Douglas and ... [FishbowlNY]

Lunch: Tom Brokaw, Charlie Rose, and John Sykes Stop By - Posted April 7, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE The mood may have been a little low-key today at Michael's, but we spotted plenty of power players dining and dishing about their next big moves. I was intrigued to see former MTV colleagues John Sykes (now Playlist's CEO) ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lunch: Tom Brokaw, Charlie Rose, and John Sykes Stop By - Posted April 7, 2010
— DIANE CLEHANE The mood may have been a little low-key today at Michael's, but we spotted plenty of power players dining and dishing about their next big moves. I was intrigued to see former MTV colleagues John Sykes (now Playlist's CEO) ... [FishbowlNY]

Rodale Restructures Management, Promotes Michaelson To President, CMO - Posted December 16, 2009
Men's Health publisher Rodale Inc. announced a sweeping restructuring of its management team yesterday, along with the promotion of customer marketing EVP ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Rodale Restructures Management, Promotes Michaelson To President, CMO - Posted December 16, 2009
Men's Health publisher Rodale Inc. announced a sweeping restructuring of its management team yesterday, along with the promotion of customer marketing EVP ... [FishbowlNY]

Men's Health Runs Same Cover Twice -- Purposely? - Posted December 11, 2009
David Zinczenko is in a heap of trouble today after some eagle eyes noticed that this month Men's Health ran an almost word-for-word cover as its October 2007 i... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Men's Health Runs Same Cover Twice -- Purposely? - Posted December 11, 2009
David Zinczenko is in a heap of trouble today after some eagle eyes noticed that this month Men's Health ran an almost word-for-word cover as its October 2007 i... [FishbowlNY]

Lunch: Joan Collins Holds Court at Table One, Plus Barbara Walters & Vernon Jordan - Posted October 7, 2009
— DIANE CLEHANE The dining room at Michael's was buzzing as boldface names settled in to plot their next big move and dish over their Cobb salads. We overhead plenty of chatter about the David Letterman and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lunch: Joan Collins Holds Court at Table One, Plus Barbara Walters & Vernon Jordan - Posted October 7, 2009
— DIANE CLEHANE The dining room at Michael's was buzzing as boldface names settled in to plot their next big move and dish over their Cobb salads. We overhead plenty of chatter about the David Letterman and ... [FishbowlNY]

Men's Health Tries A New Way To Earn Revenue - Posted June 18, 2009
With ad revenues slipping in the past year, magazines have been trying to find new ways to earn money and keep their publications afloat. With its latest idea, Men's Health might be on to something. Using new technology only made possible with Apple Inc.'s i... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Men's Health Tries A New Way To Earn Revenue - Posted June 18, 2009
With ad revenues slipping in the past year, magazines have been trying to find new ways to earn money and keep their publications afloat. With its latest idea, Men's Health might be on to something. Using new technology only made possible with Apple Inc.'s i... [FishbowlNY]

Rodale First Quarter Revenues Drop 23.3% - Posted May 6, 2009
Men's Health publisher Rodale announced its first quarter results today, revealing a 23.2% dip in revenues compared to the first quarter of last year. Not surprisingly, Rodale's president and CEO Steven Pleshette Murphy chalked the decrease up to an anemic ad market but poi... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Rodale First Quarter Revenues Drop 23.3% - Posted May 6, 2009
Men's Health publisher Rodale announced its first quarter results today, revealing a 23.2% dip in revenues compared to the first quarter of last year. Not surprisingly, Rodale's president and CEO Steven Pleshette Murphy chalked the decrease up to an anemic ad market but poi... [FishbowlNY]

Rodale To Develop Eat This, Not That! TV Series - Posted April 29, 2009
Rodale wants you to watch this, not that: The publishing company announced it will partner with Reveille to develop and produce an unscripted TV series based on Eat This, Not That!, the bestse... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Rodale To Develop Eat This, Not That! TV Series - Posted April 29, 2009
Rodale wants you to watch this, not that: The publishing company announced it will partner with Reveille to develop and produce an unscripted TV series based on Eat This, Not That!, the bestse... [FishbowlNY]

Eat This, Not That Coming Soon to Teevee - Posted April 29, 2009
Reveille announced today it has partnered with Rodale Inc. to develop and produce an unscripted television program based on Eat This, Not That!, the bestselling book series created by Men's Health Editor-in-Chief David Zinczenko and Food and Nutrition Editor ... [FishbowlLA]

Lunch: Barbara Walters, Barry Diller & Dana Perino - Posted April 15, 2009
— DIANE CLEHANE I'm glad I got to Michael's early today because by 12:30 they were literally lining up outside the front door to get in the joint. Even the Garden Room (Siberia to the uninitiated) was SRO. The groups of wannabe diners at the bar and in the lounge were enviously... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lunch: Barbara Walters, Barry Diller & Dana Perino - Posted April 15, 2009
— DIANE CLEHANE I'm glad I got to Michael's early today because by 12:30 they were literally lining up outside the front door to get in the joint. Even the Garden Room (Siberia to the uninitiated) was SRO. The groups of wannabe diners at the bar and in the lounge were enviously... [FishbowlNY]

Lunch: A Heaping Helping of The Usual Suspects - Posted March 4, 2009
— DIANE CLEHANE It's a lo-cal edition of 'Lunch' today. After all, you can't expect to indulge in a diet rich in celebs and boldface names every week. We've spoiled you, I know. (By the way, if you're looking to chat with some big-time media mavens and news makers, don't miss the... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lunch: A Heaping Helping of The Usual Suspects - Posted March 4, 2009
— DIANE CLEHANE It's a lo-cal edition of 'Lunch' today. After all, you can't expect to indulge in a diet rich in celebs and boldface names every week. We've spoiled you, I know. (By the way, if you're looking to chat with some big-time media mavens and news makers, don't miss the... [FishbowlNY]

What Surprised Michael Wolff Most About Rupert Murdoch May Also Surprise You! - Posted December 10, 2008
The party for Michael Wolff's much ballyhooed official Rupert Murdoch biography The Man Who Owns the News was held last night at the stunning penthouse of Milk Studios on the West... [morningmedianewsfeed]

What Surprised Michael Wolff Most About Rupert Murdoch May Also Surprise You! - Posted December 10, 2008
The party for Michael Wolff's much ballyhooed official Rupert Murdoch biography The Man Who Owns the News was held last night at the stunning penthouse of Milk Studios on the West... [FishbowlNY]

Lunch: Barry Diller, Jeff Zucker & The Magazine Mob - Posted November 19, 2008
— DIANE CLEHANE What recession? The usual power quotient found on any given Wednesday at Michael's went into overdrive today as the gals at the front desk had so many media moguls, magazine mavens and talking heads lining up to dine and dish today, they had to shoehorn in extra tables all... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lunch: Barry Diller, Jeff Zucker & The Magazine Mob - Posted November 19, 2008
— DIANE CLEHANE What recession? The usual power quotient found on any given Wednesday at Michael's went into overdrive today as the gals at the front desk had so many media moguls, magazine mavens and talking heads lining up to dine and dish today, they had to shoehorn in extra tables all... [FishbowlNY]

Forget 8/8/08, Lucky Number is 30,981 - Posted August 5, 2008
Back in the spring, we got to chatting about the numbers game—that is, the trend of magazines to plaster their covers with digits: "1,066 Paris and London Runway Highlights," "911 Ways to Fix a Hair Emergency!" and so forth. "The smaller the number and the more sp... [UnBeige]

'Magabrands'? - Posted June 20, 2007
Every year, the American Magazine Conference — the annual pow-wow of magazine executives — has a theme. Last year it was "transformation." We just received our invitation to this year's conference, slated for October 28-30 in Boca Raton. The theme? "Magabrand Revolution." What is "magabrand," you ask? We'l... [morningmedianewsfeed]

'Magabrands'? - Posted June 20, 2007
Every year, the American Magazine Conference — the annual pow-wow of magazine executives — has a theme. Last year it was "transformation." We just received our invitation to this year's conference, slated for October 28-30 in Boca Raton. The theme? "Magabrand Revolution." What is "magabrand," you ask? We'l... [FishbowlNY]

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