Newsfeed Update: 12.19.12
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President Obama Named TIME Person of the Year (TVNewser)
TIME managing editor Rick Stengel appeared on "Today" this morning to unveil the magazine's choice for Person of the Year, President Barack Obama. "He won reelection despite a higher unemployment rate than anybody's had to face in 70 years," Stengel said.
Martha Stewart CEO Lisa Gersh Steps Down (Ad Age)
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia said Wednesday that President-CEO Lisa Gersh is stepping down. A search for a successor is under way. Ms. Gersh joined the company from Oxygen Media in June 2011, when she was named president. She added the CEO title in July.
Publishers Lunch Opens Bookateria (GalleyCat)
Publishers Lunch has released a new book discovery tool, Bookateria. With an online store powered by Random House Digital, the new site will "merchandise the daily book publishing news" with purchase links to books that make headlines.