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Quartz, NY Observer Add to Teams - Posted July 24, 2014
A few Revolving Door items for you this early afternoon, involving Quartz and The New York Observer. Details are below. Quartz has named Heather Landy global news editor and Indrani Sen deputy news editor. Landy comes to Quartz from American Banker magazine, where she served as editor-in-... [GalleyCat]

Quartz, NY Observer Add to Teams - Posted July 24, 2014
A few Revolving Door items for you this early afternoon, involving Quartz and The New York Observer. Details are below. Quartz has named Heather Landy global news editor and Indrani Sen deputy news editor. Landy comes to Quartz from American Banker magazine, where she served as editor-in-... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Quartz, NY Observer Add to Teams - Posted July 24, 2014
A few Revolving Door items for you this early afternoon, involving Quartz and The New York Observer. Details are below. Quartz has named Heather Landy global news editor and Indrani Sen deputy news editor. Landy comes to Quartz from American Banker magazine, where she served as editor-in-... [FishbowlNY]

New York Observer Posts Slideshow to End All Slideshows - Posted July 16, 2014
Like most people, your FishbowlNY editors are not fans of the slideshow. We want to see all the pictures and/or content on one page, thank you very much. But even we have to admit that The New York Observer's slideshow of people reading The New York Observer is extremely strong work. T... [morningmedianewsfeed]

New York Observer Posts Slideshow to End All Slideshows - Posted July 16, 2014
Like most people, your FishbowlNY editors are not fans of the slideshow. We want to see all the pictures and/or content on one page, thank you very much. But even we have to admit that The New York Observer's slideshow of people reading The New York Observer is extremely strong work. T... [FishbowlNY]

NY Observer Revamps Site Ahead of Print Changes - Posted March 18, 2014
The New York Observer's makeover has officially begun. The paper's site, oberver.com, has been completely revamped -- there's a new font, streamlined sections and even a new logo. Instead of the old standard lineup of articles, observer.com now has fe... [morningmedianewsfeed]

NY Observer Revamps Site Ahead of Print Changes - Posted March 18, 2014
The New York Observer's makeover has officially begun. The paper's site, oberver.com, has been completely revamped -- there's a new font, streamlined sections and even a new logo. Instead of the old standard lineup of articles, observer.com now has fe... [FishbowlNY]

New York Observer Editor Hired His Ice Cream Man to Defend Donald Trump - Posted February 28, 2014
It's a tough job defending a guy like Donald Trump, but somebody's apparently gotta do it. In this case, that somebody is the editor of his son-in-law's newspaper...and that editor's ice cream man, Bill Gifford. You read that right. A communications "standoff" ha... [PRNewser]

NY Observer Announces Media Power Couples - Posted January 7, 2014
The New York Observer has unveiled its annual Media Power Couples list, and for the first time ever, Brian Stelter isn't on it. Kidding! Of course he's included. Don... [morningmedianewsfeed]

NY Observer Announces Media Power Couples - Posted January 7, 2014
The New York Observer has unveiled its annual Media Power Couples list, and for the first time ever, Brian Stelter isn't on it. Kidding! Of course he's included. Don... [FishbowlNY]

NY Observer to Switch from Salmon Paper to White - Posted December 12, 2013
The New York Observer has been known for its salmon color (don't you dare call it pink) since the late 80s. According to Capital New York, that's about to change. Beginning in February, the O... [morningmedianewsfeed]

NY Observer to Switch from Salmon Paper to White - Posted December 12, 2013
The New York Observer has been known for its salmon color (don't you dare call it pink) since the late 80s. According to Capital New York, that's about to change. Beginning in February, the O... [FishbowlNY]

The Diverse Dimensions of Pitching Shelter and Design Stories - Posted November 5, 2013
Aspirational or accessible, fabulous celebrity properties or home makeover solutions, brand new items or older but undiscovered products? These are a few of the many choices in the disparate home, garden and design media category. Types of outlets have also expanded, from co... [PRNewser]

The New York Observer Revisits 1998's Infamous PR 'Power Girls' - Posted October 8, 2013
(A 98% accurate, period-specific approximation) The New York Observer has a big new report on the current state of public relations in the city, but first they've offered readers ... [PRNewser]

Ben Widdicombe Joins New York Observer as Contributing Editor - Posted May 16, 2013
Ben Widdicombe is joining The New York Observer as a contributing editor. The Observer reports that Widdicombe will pen a regular column for the paper. He will also remai... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Ben Widdicombe Joins New York Observer as Contributing Editor - Posted May 16, 2013
Ben Widdicombe is joining The New York Observer as a contributing editor. The Observer reports that Widdicombe will pen a regular column for the paper. He will also remai... [FishbowlNY]

Observer Randomly Picks Jared Kushner's Brother-in-Law as 'Important Philanthropist' - Posted March 20, 2013
The latest issue of Observer Philanthropy features a list of the "20 Most Important Young Philanthropists" and surprising... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Observer Randomly Picks Jared Kushner's Brother-in-Law as 'Important Philanthropist' - Posted March 20, 2013
The latest issue of Observer Philanthropy features a list of the "20 Most Important Young Philanthropists" and surprising... [FishbowlNY]

People Praised by The Observer Love The Observer - Posted March 15, 2013
The New York Observer's latest issue featured a list of "The Most Influential New Yorkers of the Past 25 Years." New York's Daily ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

People Praised by The Observer Love The Observer - Posted March 15, 2013
The New York Observer's latest issue featured a list of "The Most Influential New Yorkers of the Past 25 Years." New York's Daily ... [FishbowlNY]

Aaron Gell Departs New York Observer - Posted January 24, 2013
Aaron Gell has decided to move on. Only weeks after Ken Kurson was named e... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Aaron Gell Departs New York Observer - Posted January 24, 2013
Aaron Gell has decided to move on. Only weeks after Ken Kurson was named e... [FishbowlNY]

New York Observer Names Ken Kurson EIC - Posted January 4, 2013
Ken Kurson has been named the new editor-in-chief of The New York Observer. Kurson has been a contributor to Esquire since 1997, a political consultant and speechwriter for Rudy Guiliani, and has worked at Jamestown Associ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

New York Observer Names Ken Kurson EIC - Posted January 4, 2013
Ken Kurson has been named the new editor-in-chief of The New York Observer. Kurson has been a contributor to Esquire since 1997, a political consultant and speechwriter for Rudy Guiliani, and has worked at Jamestown Associ... [FishbowlNY]

The New York Observer Names New Managing, Exec Editors - Posted October 22, 2012
The New York Observer has named Emily Anne Epstein its new managing editor and Faye Penn its new executive editor. Epstein comes to the paper from ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The New York Observer Names New Managing, Exec Editors - Posted October 22, 2012
The New York Observer has named Emily Anne Epstein its new managing editor and Faye Penn its new executive editor. Epstein comes to the paper from ... [FishbowlNY]

Observer Media Group Names Michael Albanese President - Posted October 17, 2012
The Observer Media Group, parent of The New York Observer, has named Michael Albanese its new president. The New York Post ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Observer Media Group Names Michael Albanese President - Posted October 17, 2012
The Observer Media Group, parent of The New York Observer, has named Michael Albanese its new president. The New York Post ... [FishbowlNY]

New York Observer Shutters Velvet Roper - Posted September 19, 2012
Velvet Roper, the nightlife site from The New York Observer, is being shut down. According to The New York Post, the soon-to-launch website for Scene magazine -- a glossy about where ri... [morningmedianewsfeed]

New York Observer Shutters Velvet Roper - Posted September 19, 2012
Velvet Roper, the nightlife site from The New York Observer, is being shut down. According to The New York Post, the soon-to-launch website for Scene magazine -- a glossy about where ri... [FishbowlNY]

Exodus from New York Observer Continues - Posted September 11, 2012
Elizabeth Spiers left the New York Observer in August, and eve... [FishbowlLA]

Exodus from New York Observer Continues - Posted September 11, 2012
Elizabeth Spiers left the New York Observer in August, and eve... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Exodus from New York Observer Continues - Posted September 11, 2012
Elizabeth Spiers left the New York Observer in August, and eve... [FishbowlNY]

Elizabeth Spiers Departs The New York Observer [Update] - Posted August 2, 2012
Elizabeth Spiers (a former Mediabistro editor-in-chief) is leaving T... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Elizabeth Spiers Departs The New York Observer [Update] - Posted August 2, 2012
Elizabeth Spiers (a former Mediabistro editor-in-chief) is leaving T... [FishbowlNY]

The New York Observer Adds to Betabeat Team - Posted March 12, 2012
Jessica Roy has joined the staff at the New York Observer's tech blog, Betabeat. Roy has written for various publicat... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The New York Observer Adds to Betabeat Team - Posted March 12, 2012
Jessica Roy has joined the staff at the New York Observer's tech blog, Betabeat. Roy has written for various publicat... [FishbowlNY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted February 17, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. New York Times Photographer Wins World Press Photo of the Year, February 10 ... [FishbowlLA]

BetaBeat Founding Editor Departs - Posted January 13, 2012
The founding editor of The New York Observer's BetaBeat blog -- Ben Popper -- is departing to take a spot as the East Coast Editor of VentureBeat, a technology publication.... [morningmedianewsfeed]

BetaBeat Founding Editor Departs - Posted January 13, 2012
The founding editor of The New York Observer's BetaBeat blog -- Ben Popper -- is departing to take a spot as the East Coast Editor of VentureBeat, a technology publication.... [FishbowlNY]

The New York Observer is Going National - Posted December 21, 2011
The New York Observer has decided that our tiny little metropolis is just too small. It wants to spread its wings, and according to Capital New York, it will ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The New York Observer is Going National - Posted December 21, 2011
The New York Observer has decided that our tiny little metropolis is just too small. It wants to spread its wings, and according to Capital New York, it will ... [FishbowlNY]

Jared Kushner and Dan Abrams Talk, World Stops Spinning - Posted October 27, 2011
      Late yesterday afternoon, Adweek br... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jared Kushner and Dan Abrams Talk, World Stops Spinning - Posted October 27, 2011
      Late yesterday afternoon, Adweek br... [FishbowlNY]

The New York Observer to Launch New Fine Arts Website - Posted September 27, 2011
The New York Observer is getting into the art game with the launch of a new site, GalleristNY.com. Launching tomorrow, GalleristNY will focus on the city's art scene, all with the patented Observer delive... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The New York Observer to Launch New Fine Arts Website - Posted September 27, 2011
The New York Observer is getting into the art game with the launch of a new site, GalleristNY.com. Launching tomorrow, GalleristNY will focus on the city's art scene, all with the patented Observer delive... [FishbowlNY]

New York Media Really Likes Teenage Blogger Tavi Gevinson - Posted September 6, 2011
Have you heard of the teenage blogger/style icon/Lady Gaga BFF Tavi Gevinson? If you haven't, you must not read much from our corner of the world, because New York media is loving her. For some reason, within the last few days, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

New York Media Really Likes Teenage Blogger Tavi Gevinson - Posted September 6, 2011
Have you heard of the teenage blogger/style icon/Lady Gaga BFF Tavi Gevinson? If you haven't, you must not read much from our corner of the world, because New York media is loving her. For some reason, within the last few days, ... [FishbowlNY]

Hot 97's Miss Info Among New York Observer Top 50 Media Bachelorettes - Posted August 19, 2011
As we reported earlier in the week, The New York Observer has compiled a list of the 50 most eligible bachelorettes in media. Hot 97/WQHT's Miss Info (a.k.a. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Hot 97's Miss Info Among New York Observer Top 50 Media Bachelorettes - Posted August 19, 2011
As we reported earlier in the week, The New York Observer has compiled a list of the 50 most eligible bachelorettes in media. Hot 97/WQHT's Miss Info (a.k.a. ... [FishbowlNY]

The New York Observer Lists 50 Media Power Bachelorettes - Posted August 16, 2011
Yesterday the New York Observer listed 50 media power bachelors, so it's only right that the women get the treatment too. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The New York Observer Lists 50 Media Power Bachelorettes - Posted August 16, 2011
Yesterday the New York Observer listed 50 media power bachelors, so it's only right that the women get the treatment too. ... [FishbowlNY]

The New York Observer Lists 'Power Couples' - Posted July 6, 2011
The New York Observer has published a list of 47 (yes, 47) New York media power couples today, and if you're into that kind of thing you should check out the slideshow. The scientific list is definitely not the latest i... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The New York Observer Lists 'Power Couples' - Posted July 6, 2011
The New York Observer has published a list of 47 (yes, 47) New York media power couples today, and if you're into that kind of thing you should check out the slideshow. The scientific list is definitely not the latest i... [FishbowlNY]

Life at The New York Observer: Treat Trump Kindly - Posted June 27, 2011
On Friday, The New York Times profiled Jared Kushner, the New York real estate giant and owner of The New York Observer. The interview for the piece take... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Life at The New York Observer: Treat Trump Kindly - Posted June 27, 2011
On Friday, The New York Times profiled Jared Kushner, the New York real estate giant and owner of The New York Observer. The interview for the piece take... [FishbowlNY]

New York Observer to Get Wordier with Redesign - Posted June 7, 2011
Tomorrow the New York Observer is launching a redesign, and according to ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

New York Observer to Get Wordier with Redesign - Posted June 7, 2011
Tomorrow the New York Observer is launching a redesign, and according to ... [FishbowlNY]

Foster Kamer Moves to The New York Observer - Posted March 21, 2011
Foster Kamer, most recently with Esquire, has been named Senior Editor at The New York Observer. Kamer is a nice grab by ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Foster Kamer Moves to The New York Observer - Posted March 21, 2011
Foster Kamer, most recently with Esquire, has been named Senior Editor at The New York Observer. Kamer is a nice grab by ... [FishbowlNY]

Just Beta Beat It | Unlike | Departure - Posted March 15, 2011
WebNewser: The New York Observer is launching a New York centric tech site called BetaBea... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Just Beta Beat It | Unlike | Departure - Posted March 15, 2011
WebNewser: The New York Observer is launching a New York centric tech site called BetaBea... [FishbowlNY]

They've Got the BetaBeat: Observer.com to Launch Tech Spinoff Wednesday - Posted March 15, 2011
The New York Observer will take on the New York City tech scene with Wednesday's launch of BetaBeat, an Obse... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Scientology Might Have a Spy Working Within New York Media - Posted March 1, 2011
John Cook, writing for The New York Observer, has a very interesting piece today that alleges ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Scientology Might Have a Spy Working Within New York Media - Posted March 1, 2011
John Cook, writing for The New York Observer, has a very interesting piece today that alleges ... [FishbowlNY]

Nick Summers Leaves The New York Observer - Posted January 21, 2011
Nick Summers just can't stay away from Newsweek. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Nick Summers Leaves The New York Observer - Posted January 21, 2011
Nick Summers just can't stay away from Newsweek. ... [FishbowlNY]

New York Observer Hires New Wall Street Reporter - Posted January 19, 2011
Emily Witt has been named the new Wall Street reporter for the New York Observer. Witt's writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Nation, Men's Journal and a variety of other places. Witt will be relocatin... [morningmedianewsfeed]

New York Observer Hires New Wall Street Reporter - Posted January 19, 2011
Emily Witt has been named the new Wall Street reporter for the New York Observer. Witt's writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Nation, Men's Journal and a variety of other places. Witt will be relocatin... [FishbowlNY]

New York Observer Promotes Intern Kat Stoeffel to Online Staff Writer - Posted November 29, 2010
The New York Observer has a multigender reporting staff once again, as The Village Voice's ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Irina Aleksander Says Goodbye To The New York Observer - Posted November 4, 2010
The Awl's Choire Sicha reported that Irina Aleksander... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Irina Aleksander Says Goodbye To The New York Observer - Posted November 4, 2010
The Awl's Choire Sicha reported that Irina Aleksander... [FishbowlNY]

The N.Y. Observer Hires Very Short List Editor - Posted October 13, 2010
FishbowlNY has learned that Alex Abramovich has been hired by The New York Observer as Editor of Very Short List. Abramovich begins today. He began his career as an office boy and fact-checker at The New Yorker. Since then, he's been a contributor t... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The N.Y. Observer Hires Very Short List Editor - Posted October 13, 2010
FishbowlNY has learned that Alex Abramovich has been hired by The New York Observer as Editor of Very Short List. Abramovich begins today. He began his career as an office boy and fact-checker at The New Yorker. Since then, he's been a contributor t... [FishbowlNY]

Ivylise Simones Named The New York Observer Design Director - Posted October 6, 2010
Ivylise Simones has been hired as The New York Observer's new design director. Simones is a former art director of the Village Voice. Most recently, she helped design th... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Ivylise Simones Named The New York Observer Design Director - Posted October 6, 2010
Ivylise Simones has been hired as The New York Observer's new design director. Simones is a former art director of the Village Voice. Most recently, she helped design th... [FishbowlNY]

Revolving Door: 9.30 - Posted September 30, 2010
Here are this week's PR and media highlights from mediabistro's Revolving Door Newsletter: Jane Bianchi has been named senior news editor at Seventeen... [PRNewser]

More Reaction to AOL's Purchase of TechCrunch - Posted September 29, 2010
Reaction continues to pour in on AOL's deal to acquire TechCrunch, including more insight from TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington, who spoke with CNN's ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Scandalous NYT David Paterson Story Not Even About David Paterson - Posted February 17, 2010
One day we'll all look back on the David Paterson/New York Times alleged expose and laugh about how desperate we all were for a juicy story in the middle of a long, cold February... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Scandalous NYT David Paterson Story Not Even About David Paterson - Posted February 17, 2010
One day we'll all look back on the David Paterson/New York Times alleged expose and laugh about how desperate we all were for a juicy story in the middle of a long, cold February... [FishbowlNY]

New York Times Won't Address Paterson Rumors - Posted February 16, 2010
In the Sunday edition of The New York Times, Clark Hoyt fumed about the nature of salacious rumor-mongering about the alleged sex scandal his paper was assumed to be writin... [morningmedianewsfeed]

New York Times Won't Address Paterson Rumors - Posted February 16, 2010
In the Sunday edition of The New York Times, Clark Hoyt fumed about the nature of salacious rumor-mongering about the alleged sex scandal his paper was assumed to be writin... [FishbowlNY]

New York Observer To Co-Create Free Weekly - Posted February 4, 2010
The New York Observer may have gotten a minor site redesign and a new digital editor yesterday, but ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

New York Observer To Co-Create Free Weekly - Posted February 4, 2010
The New York Observer may have gotten a minor site redesign and a new digital editor yesterday, but ... [FishbowlNY]

Observer Hires New Digital Managing Editor - Posted February 3, 2010
The New York Observer debuted a revamped Web site today, so it's fitting that the paper also announced the appointment of a new editor to oversee its online content. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Observer Hires New Digital Managing Editor - Posted February 3, 2010
The New York Observer debuted a revamped Web site today, so it's fitting that the paper also announced the appointment of a new editor to oversee its online content. ... [FishbowlNY]

WSJ's Local NY Looks Bigger Than Expected - Posted January 27, 2010
When a media company starts hiring, it makes news. And when that company is hiring more people than expected it's a cause for celebration. This fall, we were excited to learn that ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WSJ's Local NY Looks Bigger Than Expected - Posted January 27, 2010
When a media company starts hiring, it makes news. And when that company is hiring more people than expected it's a cause for celebration. This fall, we were excited to learn that ... [FishbowlNY]

Newsday's Pay Wall Experiment Yields Disappointing Results - Posted January 26, 2010
No matter how you try to sugarcoat it, trying to make people pay for online news content isn't easy. And Long Island daily Newsday -- ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Newsday's Pay Wall Experiment Yields Disappointing Results - Posted January 26, 2010
No matter how you try to sugarcoat it, trying to make people pay for online news content isn't easy. And Long Island daily Newsday -- ... [FishbowlNY]

Conde Nast Promises $10K A Quarter For Innovative Ideas - Posted January 13, 2010
It's a sign of the times when a once-juggernaut media company becomes desperate enough to start handing out lottery-winning sums for whatever ideas can get them out of this rut. Well, it's better than just throwing what little money you have left into a giant bonfire at least. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Conde Nast Promises $10K A Quarter For Innovative Ideas - Posted January 13, 2010
It's a sign of the times when a once-juggernaut media company becomes desperate enough to start handing out lottery-winning sums for whatever ideas can get them out of this rut. Well, it's better than just throwing what little money you have left into a giant bonfire at least. ... [FishbowlNY]

Matt Haber Leaves Media Beat Behind - Posted December 31, 2009
Calling covering the media "futile," Matt Haber, currently writing about the industry at Portfolio.com, said today that he is leaving his post -- and his position as a media reporter. We can't say we ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Matt Haber Leaves Media Beat Behind - Posted December 31, 2009
Calling covering the media "futile," Matt Haber, currently writing about the industry at Portfolio.com, said today that he is leaving his post -- and his position as a media reporter. We can't say we ... [FishbowlNY]

Shafrir, Lawson To Return To Gawker - Posted December 23, 2009
As revealed by TheAwl.com yesterday, and confirmed by Gawker editor-in-chief Gabri... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Shafrir, Lawson To Return To Gawker - Posted December 23, 2009
As revealed by TheAwl.com yesterday, and confirmed by Gawker editor-in-chief Gabri... [FishbowlNY]

Sony's E-Reader Poaches Kindle's Publications - Posted December 21, 2009
The war of the e-readers has already begun, and electronic companies are already gearing up for battle. While Amazon broke out as an early forerunner, threatening to turn all other devices into the Zune knockoffs to the Kindle's iPod, Sony has a couple weapons in its own arsenal. They've ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Sony's E-Reader Poaches Kindle's Publications - Posted December 21, 2009
The war of the e-readers has already begun, and electronic companies are already gearing up for battle. While Amazon broke out as an early forerunner, threatening to turn all other devices into the Zune knockoffs to the Kindle's iPod, Sony has a couple weapons in its own arsenal. They've ... [FishbowlNY]

FishbowlNY's 2009 Lists: The Year's Biggest Moves In Media - Posted December 21, 2009
This year -- full of flux and uncertainty about where the media is heading -- has resulted in a vast number of job changes and departures across all matter of media companies and publications. In almost every field of journalism, big names have either been fired, promoted, retired, or simply moved... [morningmedianewsfeed]

FishbowlNY's 2009 Lists: The Year's Biggest Moves In Media - Posted December 21, 2009
This year -- full of flux and uncertainty about where the media is heading -- has resulted in a vast number of job changes and departures across all matter of media companies and publications. In almost every field of journalism, big names have either been fired, promoted, retired, or simply moved... [FishbowlNY]

Times-Journal Feud Update: Brauchli Weighs In - Posted December 17, 2009
Yesterday, as New York Times executive editor Bill Keller sent a comment to ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Times-Journal Feud Update: Brauchli Weighs In - Posted December 17, 2009
Yesterday, as New York Times executive editor Bill Keller sent a comment to ... [FishbowlNY]

Keller's Letter To Award Committee Comes To Light, Journal Responds - Posted December 16, 2009
Earlier this week, New York Times' media columnist David Carr wrote a piece summarizing the last two years at ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Keller's Letter To Award Committee Comes To Light, Journal Responds - Posted December 16, 2009
Earlier this week, New York Times' media columnist David Carr wrote a piece summarizing the last two years at ... [FishbowlNY]

WSJ.com Debuts In Japan|AOL Buyout Numbers|Observer Loses Reporter To TBI|Colbert On The Cover Of SI|The Weirdest Headlines Of 2009 - Posted December 15, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WSJ.com Debuts In Japan|AOL Buyout Numbers|Observer Loses Reporter To TBI|Colbert On The Cover Of SI|The Weirdest Headlines Of 2009 - Posted December 15, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c... [FishbowlNY]

Newsday, Observer Name New Editors - Posted December 11, 2009
It's a Friday afternoon a few weeks before the end of the year, but that hasn't stopped two New York-area papers from announcing moves at the tops of their mastheads. The latest editor of The New York Observer, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Newsday, Observer Name New Editors - Posted December 11, 2009
It's a Friday afternoon a few weeks before the end of the year, but that hasn't stopped two New York-area papers from announcing moves at the tops of their mastheads. The latest editor of The New York Observer, ... [FishbowlNY]

Another Times Buyout: Magazine Editor Paul Tough - Posted December 11, 2009
We learned from a guild memo to New York Times staffers yesterday that 74 editorial staffers have taken the buyout offers provided by the company. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Another Times Buyout: Magazine Editor Paul Tough - Posted December 11, 2009
We learned from a guild memo to New York Times staffers yesterday that 74 editorial staffers have taken the buyout offers provided by the company. ... [FishbowlNY]

Time Inc. Exec Departs For Career In Digital Media - Posted November 24, 2009
Last night The New York Observer broke the news that Time Inc. executive vice president John ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Time Inc. Exec Departs For Career In Digital Media - Posted November 24, 2009
Last night The New York Observer broke the news that Time Inc. executive vice president John ... [FishbowlNY]

HBO Considers New York Times Media Writers For New Show - Posted November 17, 2009
With the mockumentary genre basically dominating television comedies in the last five years ("The Office," "Parks and Recreation," and "Summer Heights High") it's easy to forget the original source of these were British television shows that followed people around their jobs for a year and let you experience life through their... [morningmedianewsfeed]

HBO Considers New York Times Media Writers For New Show - Posted November 17, 2009
With the mockumentary genre basically dominating television comedies in the last five years ("The Office," "Parks and Recreation," and "Summer Heights High") it's easy to forget the original source of these were British television shows that followed people around their jobs for a year and let you experience life through their... [FishbowlNY]

Observer Exec Editor Leaves To Join McGeveran Venture - Posted November 13, 2009
Two weeks after The New York Observer's top editor Tom McGeveran anno... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Observer Exec Editor Leaves To Join McGeveran Venture - Posted November 13, 2009
Two weeks after The New York Observer's top editor Tom McGeveran anno... [FishbowlNY]

Check Out The New Yorker's Masthead - Posted November 11, 2009
Conde Nast weekly The New Yorker doesn't publish a masthead, so its staff, titles and editorial structure is sort of a well-kept secret. And, it's one of th... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Check Out The New Yorker's Masthead - Posted November 11, 2009
Conde Nast weekly The New Yorker doesn't publish a masthead, so its staff, titles and editorial structure is sort of a well-kept secret. And, it's one of th... [FishbowlNY]

Former Portfolio Editor To Lead Observer - Posted November 6, 2009
Former Portfolio top editor Kyle Pope has been picked to take over the reins of The New York Observer... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Former Portfolio Editor To Lead Observer - Posted November 6, 2009
Former Portfolio top editor Kyle Pope has been picked to take over the reins of The New York Observer... [FishbowlNY]

Marie Claire Publisher Plagemann Jumps To Vogue, Florio's Role Expanded - Posted November 4, 2009
The latest Conde Nast restructuring news comes to the top of one of the company's highest profile pubs. Susan Plagemann, the publisher at Hearst's ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Marie Claire Publisher Plagemann Jumps To Vogue, Florio's Role Expanded - Posted November 4, 2009
The latest Conde Nast restructuring news comes to the top of one of the company's highest profile pubs. Susan Plagemann, the publisher at Hearst's ... [FishbowlNY]

Observer Loses Another Editor - Posted October 28, 2009
Five months after taking over as editor at The New York Observer, Tom McGeveran told his staff today that he will be leaving the paper at the end of the year. After a meeting w... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Observer Loses Another Editor - Posted October 28, 2009
Five months after taking over as editor at The New York Observer, Tom McGeveran told his staff today that he will be leaving the paper at the end of the year. After a meeting w... [FishbowlNY]

This Week's Layoff News: Teen Vogue, Details and More - Posted October 28, 2009
While we await sad news of layoffs that is likely to come out of Forbes this week, Co... [morningmedianewsfeed]

This Week's Layoff News: Teen Vogue, Details and More - Posted October 28, 2009
While we await sad news of layoffs that is likely to come out of Forbes this week, Co... [FishbowlNY]

One Last Gourmet Party - Posted October 16, 2009
We'd like to end the week on a high note, but on this gloomy, cold October Friday in New York City, this story from The New York Observer about the last hurrah fo... [morningmedianewsfeed]

One Last Gourmet Party - Posted October 16, 2009
We'd like to end the week on a high note, but on this gloomy, cold October Friday in New York City, this story from The New York Observer about the last hurrah fo... [FishbowlNY]

More Layoffs At Conde Nast As Brides Cuts Staffers - Posted October 7, 2009
The New York Observer reports that Brides has laid off about a dozen staffers today, the third day in horrible ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

More Layoffs At Conde Nast As Brides Cuts Staffers - Posted October 7, 2009
The New York Observer reports that Brides has laid off about a dozen staffers today, the third day in horrible ... [FishbowlNY]

More Thoughts On Conde Nast - Posted October 7, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [morningmedianewsfeed]

More Thoughts On Conde Nast - Posted October 7, 2009
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspa... [FishbowlNY]

Another Shake Up At Conde Nast: Details Publisher Out - Posted October 6, 2009
After yesterday's dark day at Conde Nast, with four magazines closing and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Another Shake Up At Conde Nast: Details Publisher Out - Posted October 6, 2009
After yesterday's dark day at Conde Nast, with four magazines closing and ... [FishbowlNY]

When Will The Layoffs Start At Conde Nast? - Posted September 30, 2009
Like many media watchers, The New York Observer's John Koblin, who has been diligently tracking the goings on at ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

When Will The Layoffs Start At Conde Nast? - Posted September 30, 2009
Like many media watchers, The New York Observer's John Koblin, who has been diligently tracking the goings on at ... [FishbowlNY]

Steindler Leaves Page Six To Join Bonnie Fuller - Posted September 24, 2009
The New York Observer reports that Corynne Steindler... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Steindler Leaves Page Six To Join Bonnie Fuller - Posted September 24, 2009
The New York Observer reports that Corynne Steindler... [FishbowlNY]

WSJ. Goes Online|The Observer Moves|Inside The Trump-Kushner Wedding|Another Sobering Poll About The Public's View Of The Media|AboveTheLaw's Lat Interviews Brill - Posted September 23, 2009
WWD: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WSJ. Goes Online|The Observer Moves|Inside The Trump-Kushner Wedding|Another Sobering Poll About The Public's View Of The Media|AboveTheLaw's Lat Interviews Brill - Posted September 23, 2009
WWD: ... [FishbowlNY]

Layoffs On The Horizon For Conde Nast? - Posted September 23, 2009
With McKinsey & Co. wrapping up its work at Conde Nast, the vultures are out. Severe budget cuts are a given, and layoffs are not too much of a stretch. The question is: which publications will be hardest hit? Last week, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Layoffs On The Horizon For Conde Nast? - Posted September 23, 2009
With McKinsey & Co. wrapping up its work at Conde Nast, the vultures are out. Severe budget cuts are a given, and layoffs are not too much of a stretch. The question is: which publications will be hardest hit? Last week, ... [FishbowlNY]

Could Conde Nast Cut Budgets By 25 Percent? - Posted September 15, 2009
With McKinsey & Co. wrapping up its time at Conde Nast, the speculation has begun about how the magazine publisher will change its business in the coming months. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Could Conde Nast Cut Budgets By 25 Percent? - Posted September 15, 2009
With McKinsey & Co. wrapping up its time at Conde Nast, the speculation has begun about how the magazine publisher will change its business in the coming months. ... [FishbowlNY]

McKinsey Wraps Up At Conde Nast - Posted September 9, 2009
Today we have another dispatch about McKinsey's work at Conde Nast from The New York Observer... [morningmedianewsfeed]

McKinsey Wraps Up At Conde Nast - Posted September 9, 2009
Today we have another dispatch about McKinsey's work at Conde Nast from The New York Observer... [FishbowlNY]

Tablet Editor Jesse Oxfeld Takes On Theatre Reviewing Duties At The Observer - Posted September 8, 2009
Jesse Oxfeld, the current executive editor for online Jewish magazine Tablet and former editor at Mediabistro.com, Gawker... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Tablet Editor Jesse Oxfeld Takes On Theatre Reviewing Duties At The Observer - Posted September 8, 2009
Jesse Oxfeld, the current executive editor for online Jewish magazine Tablet and former editor at Mediabistro.com, Gawker... [FishbowlNY]

Glenn Beck Loses More Advertisers|Sports Reporters Take A Gamble|Taylor The Favorite For Globe|Is Kushner Looking To Sell The Observer?|Consumerist Probes Cash4Gold - Posted September 3, 2009
AgencySpy: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Glenn Beck Loses More Advertisers|Sports Reporters Take A Gamble|Taylor The Favorite For Globe|Is Kushner Looking To Sell The Observer?|Consumerist Probes Cash4Gold - Posted September 3, 2009
AgencySpy: ... [FishbowlNY]

Horowitz Leaves Observer For WaPo|HuffPo Gets Sporty|A Real Sized Model|B-to-B's See Ad Pages Drop 30%|Long Form Journalism And The Web - Posted August 25, 2009
FishbowlDC: The New York Observer's political reporter Jason Horowitz ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Horowitz Leaves Observer For WaPo|HuffPo Gets Sporty|A Real Sized Model|B-to-B's See Ad Pages Drop 30%|Long Form Journalism And The Web - Posted August 25, 2009
FishbowlDC: The New York Observer's political reporter Jason Horowitz ... [FishbowlNY]

Observer Readies New Real Estate Trade Pub - Posted August 24, 2009
It may not prove to be the wisest decision to launch a commercial real estate trade newspaper in the midst of one of the toughest environments for papers, trade publications and real estate. But that's exactly what The New York Observer's parent company is plan... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Observer Readies New Real Estate Trade Pub - Posted August 24, 2009
It may not prove to be the wisest decision to launch a commercial real estate trade newspaper in the midst of one of the toughest environments for papers, trade publications and real estate. But that's exactly what The New York Observer's parent company is plan... [FishbowlNY]

We Are Family: Sulzberger-Ochs Grandnephew Joins NYT Newsroom - Posted August 21, 2009
The New York Observer reports that Associated Press r... [morningmedianewsfeed]

We Are Family: Sulzberger-Ochs Grandnephew Joins NYT Newsroom - Posted August 21, 2009
The New York Observer reports that Associated Press r... [FishbowlNY]

McKinsey Takes A Look At Vogue, Traveler - Posted August 19, 2009
The New York Observer's John Koblin continues his coverage of McKinsey & Co.'s examination of C... [morningmedianewsfeed]

McKinsey Takes A Look At Vogue, Traveler - Posted August 19, 2009
The New York Observer's John Koblin continues his coverage of McKinsey & Co.'s examination of C... [FishbowlNY]

Mourning The Loss Of Conde Nast's "Gilded Age" - Posted August 12, 2009
The New York Observer's John Koblin has gone deep within the depths of 4 Times Square to ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Mourning The Loss Of Conde Nast's "Gilded Age" - Posted August 12, 2009
The New York Observer's John Koblin has gone deep within the depths of 4 Times Square to ... [FishbowlNY]

On The Menu: Thomas Pynchon, Conde Nast And The Future Of Ad Sales - Posted August 12, 2009
... [morningmedianewsfeed]

On The Menu: Thomas Pynchon, Conde Nast And The Future Of Ad Sales - Posted August 12, 2009
... [FishbowlNY]

More Trouble At Conde: September Ad Pages Drop - Posted July 21, 2009
We just can't escape the Conde Nast news today. The New York Observer i... [morningmedianewsfeed]

More Trouble At Conde: September Ad Pages Drop - Posted July 21, 2009
We just can't escape the Conde Nast news today. The New York Observer i... [FishbowlNY]

Former HuffPo CEO On Departure: "Bummer" - Posted June 17, 2009
On Monday, the Huffington Post announced that it had named a new CEO, longtime board member and venture capitalist Eric Hippeau. Current CEO ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Former HuffPo CEO On Departure: "Bummer" - Posted June 17, 2009
On Monday, the Huffington Post announced that it had named a new CEO, longtime board member and venture capitalist Eric Hippeau. Current CEO ... [FishbowlNY]

Observer Picks Up Majority Stake In Webby Winner Very Short List - Posted June 15, 2009
Today, IAC and the Observer Media Group officially announced their deal passing majority control of IAC's email newsletter Very Shor... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Observer Picks Up Majority Stake In Webby Winner Very Short List - Posted June 15, 2009
Today, IAC and the Observer Media Group officially announced their deal passing majority control of IAC's email newsletter Very Shor... [FishbowlNY]

Breaking: Layoffs At The Observer - Posted June 5, 2009
Earlier this week, The New York Observer said good-bye to editor Peter Kaplan, and now t... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Breaking: Layoffs At The Observer - Posted June 5, 2009
Earlier this week, The New York Observer said good-bye to editor Peter Kaplan, and now t... [FishbowlNY]

Uh-Oh: The Grahams Buy In NYC (And Don't Want You To Know!) - Posted May 23, 2007
From The New York Observer: As the newspaper industry gets beaten to its knees by the Internet and other beasts, it's comforting to know that the oldest, most regal media families are buying six-and-a-half-room, 2,000-square-foot co-ops with 10 windows on Central Park. Mary and Donald Graham, the C.E.O. and chairman of the Washington... [FishbowlDC]

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