EBONY Magazine Appoints Aliya S. King as Entertainment Editor

EBONY Magazine Appoints Aliya S. King as Entertainment Editor

EBONY Magazine Appoints Aliya S. King as the Entertainment Editor for the Publication CHICAGO (October 2, 2014) — EBONY magazine is pleased to announce the appointment of former Vibe senior content producer, Aliya S. King, as the publication’s new entertainment editor. She will report directly to Mitzi Miller, the editor-in-chief of EBONY, effective immediately. As

Fashion Fair aims for makeover

Fashion Fair aims for makeover

Fashion Fair aims for makeover By Corilyn Shropshire, Tribune reporter AUGUST 3, 2014   Terez Baskin used to bypass Fashion Fair Cosmetics when she shopped for makeup. So did Courtney Waldon. But on a recent visit to the company ‘s downtown Chicago headquarters, they and a handful of other fashionable young women were oohing and

Jet Launches Digital APP

Jet Launches Digital APP

CHICAGO, (June 30, 2014) — Today, Johnson Publishing Company (JPC), launched its new JET magazine app.  The app replaces the printed edition of the magazine.  The new digital magazine app will add fresh content on a weekly basis, every Friday.  Readers will be entertained by 3D images, video interviews, enhanced digital maps, audio content and

Magic and Cookie Johnson on the Cover of EBONY

Magic and Cookie Johnson on the Cover of EBONY

Magic and Cookie Johnson on the Cover of EBONY Exclusive Interview as the Johnsons Talk Love, Business and Donald Sterling CHICAGO (June 10, 2014) — Power couple Magic and Cookie Johnson cover the July 2014 issue of EBONY magazine where they exclusively discuss weathering the storm around the recent controversy concerning Donald Sterling, their nonstop

JET Magazine Releases Final Print Issue

JET Magazine Releases Final Print Issue

JET Magazine Releases Final Print Issue CHICAGO, (June 5, 2014) – JET magazine will release its final print issue, hitting newsstands on June 9. The cover of the last issue salutes JET magazine’s iconic history by featuring images of previous covers throughout the past 63 years. Inside, readers will find a retrospective of the news

Jet Magazine to Shift to Digital Publishing Next Month

Jet Magazine to Shift to Digital Publishing Next Month

By LESLIE KAUFMAN New York Times MAY 7, 2014 Jet, the pioneering African-American weekly magazine that rose to prominence covering the civil rights movement, is expected to announce Wednesday morning that it will no longer publish a regular print edition, the latest in a growing list of periodicals avoiding print in favor of digital publications.

Johnson Publishing Company Announces Transition of JET Magazine to Digital Magazine

Johnson Publishing Company Announces Transition of JET Magazine to Digital Magazine

CHICAGO, (May 7, 2014) — Johnson Publishing Company (JPC), announced today that JET magazine, founded in 1951, will transition to a digital magazine app at the end of June.  JPC is making the proactive decision to adapt to the changing needs of its readers as their desire to get information quickly and easily increases. JET,

EBONY Salutes Black Music Legends in Special Collector’s Edition

EBONY Salutes Black Music Legends in Special Collector’s Edition

EBONY Salutes Black Music Legends in Special Collector’s Edition The four-cover series celebrates Black Music Month CHICAGO (May 5, 2014) — In celebration of Black Music Month, EBONY magazine pays tribute to the industry’s leaders, pioneers and game changers.  Inside the June issue, EBONY honors both the present-day success stories and the giants who paved

Ebony, White House as Partners Start Important ‘Social Conversation’ with Summit Series

Ebony, White House as Partners Start Important ‘Social Conversation’ with Summit Series

JACKSON, Miss– As we leave Jackson State University, site of the second in a series of five summits on educational excellence of African Americans,  it’s important to chart next steps on that journey, even as we acknowledge the significance of the partnership behind the summit. In March, Ebony Magazine published a story detailing plans to

EBONY magazine names Mitzi Miller Editor-in-Chief

EBONY magazine names Mitzi Miller Editor-in-Chief

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                     EBONY magazine names Mitzi Miller Editor-in-Chief   CHICAGO (April 22, 2014) — Desiree Rogers, CEO of Johnson Publishing Company (JPC), today named Mitzi Miller as the new editor-in-chief of EBONY magazine, effective immediately.   Miller, most recently served as editor-in-chief of JET magazine, a post she had held since May 2011. Wendy

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