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Kassie Means Named Publisher and Chief Revenue Officer of Woman’s Day

Kassie Means has been named publisher and chief revenue officer of Woman’s Day. Means most recently carried the same role, overseeing Country Living. Prior to her time at Country Living, Means held a variety of positions at Cooking Light from 1996 to 2010. She most recently served as the magazine’s vice president and associate publisher.

“Kassie is known as a women’s lifestyle specialist and has strong relationships with key marketers in the category,” said Patricia Haegele, senior vice president, publishing director and chief revenue officer of Hearst Magazines, in a statement. “She will bring leadership, knowledge, and creativity to her new position, and, working closely with Editor in Chief Susan Spencer, ensure Woman’s Day’s continued growth.”

Means’ appointment is effective immediately.

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Country Living Promotes

Kassie Means has been promoted from Associate Publisher to Publisher and Chief Revenue Officer of Country Living. Means — who has been at Country Living since 1996 — has worked as Associate Publisher since late 2010.

“Kassie is a tremendous asset and I’m thrilled to see her step into this role,” said Patricia Haegele, Senior Vice President, Publishing Director and Chief Revenue Officer of Hearst Magazines’ women’s lifestyle group. “She and Editor-in-Chief Sarah Gray Miller are a powerful team — their creativity and dedication to the brand and its 11 million readers will fuel the continued growth and success of Country Living.

Country Living Gets New Associate Publisher

country.jpgIt was only four months ago that Hearst scooped one of Time Inc.‘s magazine execs to work on its Country Living title. Chris Allen was formerly the senior vice president of Cooking Light before he jumped companies in September to become Living‘s publisher.

Now Hearst has made the same move again, by giving former Cooking Light associate publisher Kassie Means the same role over at Country Living. Considering last year’s major cuts across Time Inc., we’re happy to see that some media executives can still find work elsewhere.

Press release after the jump.

Previously: Former Cooking Light SVP Chris Allen Named Publisher Of Country Living

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