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Janice Min: ‘The Only Thing We Kept Was the Name’

It’s hard to argue with the selection of Janice Min for this week’s LA Weekly issue celebrating “the most interesting people” in Los Angeles. The name-brand editorial director has completely re-invigorated a moribund Hollywood trade, showed Jay Penske the way with her weekly glossy print edition and essentially steered clear of Nikki Finke‘s core beat.

So much so that a New York Post story today about the contract renewal status of Vanity Fair editor Graydon Carter mentions Min as a logical successor. Here’s a taste from Gendy Alimurung‘s LA Weekly profile of the “tiny, friendly” 43-year-old:

The new Hollywood Reporter launched in November 2010, a scant four months after Min took charge. The compressed schedule forced her to think clearly, she believes. Sometimes too much time muddles your thinking. The proof is in the numbers: Online traffic is up 800 percent. More importantly, revenue is up 50 percent.

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Media Events 07.05.07

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SATURDAY 07.07.07
WHAT: Viva Earth: Charity Concert for Global Climate Change Awareness
WHO: Ciara, Tyrese, Busta Rhymes, Three 6 Mafia and others.
WHEN: 11:30 a.m.
WHERE: The Coliseum
WHY: The concert benefits the Alliance for Climate Protection, the organization producing the Live Earth concerts elsewhere around the globe the same day. But this is Viva Earth, so it’s going to be way hotter.

SATURDAY 07.07.07
WHAT: Decemberists with the LA Phil in concert together.
WHO: The damn-awesome-even-since-they-signed-with-a-major-label Decemberists and the always wonderful L.A. Philharmonic
WHEN: 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Hollywood Bowl
WHY: Not just because we were one of a gazillion blogs to give away tickets to this awesome show, but because this, genuinely, will be wonderful.

SUNDAY 07.08.07
WHAT: Harry Potter costume contest
WHO: Your kids
WHEN: 5 p.m.
WHERE: Virgin Megastore
WHY: The movie premieres right next door at Mann’s at 7 p.m., and your kid is already planning to geek-out and draw a little lighting bolt on his forehead with your eyeliner anyway. He might as well win a prize for it.