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Former New York Bureau Chief of TMZ Joins HollywoodLife.com
September 17, 2009 â€“ New York City â€“ HollywoodLife.com, a soon-to-be relaunched online entertainment and celebrity Web site, owned by Mail.com Media Corporation (MMC), announced today the appointment of Will Lee as executive editor. The appointment was made by HollywoodLife.com’s President and Editor-in-Chief Bonnie Fuller.
“Will comes to us with a vast background in reporting, management and new media,” says Bonnie Fuller, president and editor-in-chief, HollywoodLife.com. “During his career he has been responsible for breaking major celebrity news and will bring this level of reporting to HollywoodLife.com.”
Prior to joining HollywoodLife.com, Lee was the New York bureau chief of TMZ and helped grow the media outlet both online and on television. With more than a decade of experience, Lee is a leading editor and writer in celebrity and entertainment news and has written a variety of features, news stories and reviews for Entertainment Weekly, Inside.com, US Weekly, Time Out New York, and Sports Illustrated.
“I am very excited to work with Bonnie Fuller and help execute her vision for HollywoodLife.com,” says Will Lee, executive editor, HollywoodLife.com. “I’m also thrilled to bring my experience in the worlds of celebrity news and digital media to the creation of what will be an essential, dynamic and highly addictive online destination for women.”
In his new role, Lee will work closely with Fuller on editorial strategy, content development and overall direction of the site. HollywoodLife.com, which focuses on entertainment and celebrity news, will relaunch in the fall of 2009 with a new design and editorial focus, targeting style-minded women, ages 18-35.
About Mail.com Media Corporation (MMC)
MMC is a leading digital media company founded by Jay Penske in 2004. The company owns and operates Mail.com, a global multi-media platform. In addition, MMC owns a unique portfolio of lifestyle brands that provide the web’s best original content in categories including entertainment, automotive, breaking news, media, finance, health and sports. Mail.com, HollywoodLife.com, OnCars.com, Deadline.com, Movieline.com and Fan.com are all part of the MMC digital portfolio. For more information about MMC, please visit http://corp.mail.com.