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Meredith Names EveryDay with Rachael Ray Editor-in-Chief

Meredith has named Lauren Purcell the new Editor-in-Chief of EverDay with Rachael Ray. Purcell comes to the magazine from Self, where she most recently worked as its Executive Editor. She will report to Linda Fears, Editorial Director of Meredith Food Content, and the Editor-in-Chief of Family Circle.

“Lauren brings an intimate knowledge of American women’s lifestyle, food, and entertaining interests, and a vision and understanding on how to reach them across multiple platforms,” said Tom Witschi, Executive Vice President, National Media Group. “We are confident that Lauren will further expand the magazine’s leadership and voice in the marketplace.”

Purcell’s first day is January 9.

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