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LA Times Magazine Cocktail Party

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We were just trolling around in WeHo keeping an eye out for this rumored plague of Republicans with RNC “make it rain” money when we stumbled upon the Pacific Design Center where there just so happened to be a cocktail party and screening for LA Times Magazine.

Pictured are Los Angeles Times Magazine Editor Nancie Clare (in black sweater) and Managing Advertising Director (Los Angeles Times Magazine), Shelley Cole in the suit on right.

The screening was also the April cover story, a short film titled “Tell-Tale” directed by Greg Williams. It was a film noir interpretation of Poe’s “The Tell-Tale Heart,” but because this is Hollywood, there were three people titled with “idea by” credits. Not one of them Edgar Allan Poe.

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Nancie Clare is the New Editor of LAT Magazine

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Nancie Clare

Named Editor of LA, Los Angeles Times Magazine

LOS ANGELES, Calif., October 12, 2009 – The Los Angeles Times Media Group announced today that Nancie Clare will take on the role of Editor for The Times monthly, Sunday magazine effective immediately.

“Nancie Clare brings a wealth of talent to her position as LA’s Editor,” said The Times Editor Russ Stanton. “Her vision for our Sunday magazine’s coverage of all things Southern Californian promises to be fresh and eclectic.”

As an original member of the LA, Los Angeles Times Magazine’s September 2008 launch team, Clare served as Deputy Editor. She has been involved in every aspect of the publication’s conceptualization and development and became Executive Editor in January 2009. Clare will now oversee all of LA’s multimedia content, creative direction, and editorial staff, and will work alongside Publisher, Steve Gellman.

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‘LA’: New L.A. Times Magazine To Launch

All we got time for is the press release. More later:

‘LA’: Los Angeles Times Media Group Takes New Approach to Sunday Magazine Business

Annie Gilbar Named Editor-in-Chief

LOS ANGELES, July 28 — The Los Angeles Times Media Group announced today that it will begin publishing “LA” on September 7th, a monthly Sunday magazine, with Annie Gilbar named as editor-in-chief. Signaling a serious intent to competitively engage in the Southern California marketplace, “LA’s” look and attitude will celebrate the unique nuances of life in Los Angeles.

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