Debra Birnbaum

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Debra Birnbaum

Debra Birnbaum

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June 19, 2014: Debra Birnbaum has been named executive editor, television, at Variety. She had been president and editor-in-chief at TV Guide. (FishbowlNY)

September 7, 2012: Debra Birnbaum has been named president/editor-in-chief at TV Guide. She will continue her role as editor-in-chief there. (FishbowlNY)

May 6, 2008: Debra Birnbaum has been named editor-in-chief at TV Guide. She had been executive editor there. (Mediaweek)

June 13, 2007: Debra Birnbaum has been named executive editor, cross-platform content integration at Gemstar-TV Guide International She had been a consultant for TV Guide. (release)

March 27, 2006: Debra Birnbaum has been named editor-in-chief at Life & Style Weekly. She had been deputy editor-in-chief since January. (release)

March 2, 2006: Debra Birnbaum has been named deputy editor-in-chief at Life & Style. She had been executive editor at Inside TV since March 2005.

February 16, 2005: Debra Birnbaum has been named executive editor at Inside TV, a new weekly magazine launching in April. She was previously features editor at the New York Post. (mb)

June 28, 2004: Debra Birnbaum has been promoted to features editor of the . She was previously the deputy features editor. (mb)