Ron King has been named associate publisher of Southern Living. King is rejoining the title after holding various positions there from 2005 to 2010. He is leaving his post as vice president of Time Inc.’s Branded Solutions to come back to Southern Living.

“Ron’s creativity and experience developing integrated sales strategies across all platforms, along with his deep knowledge of the Southern Living brand, make him an ideal partner as we continue to build momentum and grow our business,” said Greg Schumann, vice president/publisher of the glossy.

King will relocate to New York from San Franciso and report to Schumann.