fitness-magazine.jpgIf you had a choice between working for two similar titles, one which was owned by a publishing company that was publicly cutting staffers down to bare bones, or one that was winning awards and actually gaining ad pages in 2009, which would you choose?

Yeah, we doubt Eleanor Langston had to think too long about it either: the former beauty editor of Condé Nast-owned Self has just been named beauty director of Fitness magazine, which is owned by Meredith Corp. We say: smart move.

Full press release after the jump.

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