Here are some of the latest changes for people in media this past month:

  • Stuart Emmrich was named digital news editor at Vogue. He previously served as assistant managing editor for lifestyle at the Los Angeles Times.
  • Tiffany Reid was named fashion director for the lifestyle collection of Bustle Digital Group. She previously served as the style director of the Hearst Women’s Fashion Group.
  • Jermaine Hall is the editor in chief of LEVEL, a new culture and lifestyle publication. He was most recently the VP and managing editor of digital at BET.
  • Peter Rubin is executive editor of LEVEL. He previously served as a senior editor and wrote features for WIRED.
  • Kristen O’Hara was named senior vice president and chief business officer for Hearst Magazines. She previously served as VP of global business solutions at Snap Inc.
  • Indira Lakshmanan was named senior executive editor at National Geographic. Most recently she was executive editor of the nonprofit Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, which partners with National Geographic.
  • Kate Kelly Smith has been appointed executive VP and managing director of Luxe Interiors + Design and chief sales officer for parent company Sandow’s design media brands. She previously served as SVP and publishing director for Hearst Magazines’ Design Group.
  • Sanjay Bhakta was appointed the role of chief product and technology officer for Condé Nast. He previously served as SVP of global platform and product engineering at Pearson.
  • Kayla Webley Adler is now deputy editor at Elle. She previously served as features director for Marie Claire.
  • Samantha Reed was promoted to senior editor at InStyle. She was most recently a senior news editor for the magazine.
  • Bob Cohn was named president and managing director for The Economist. He most recently served as president of The Atlantic.
  • Alan Kline was promoted to editor-in-chief of American Banker. He previously served as senior editor for the SourceMedia publication.
  • Diane Anderson-Minshall was named CEO of Pride Media. She most recently served as editorial director for The Advocate.
  • Ernesto Burden has been named a VP at Yankee Publishing and publisher at its subsidiary, McLean Communications. He previously served as VP of digital for Newspapers of New England and general manager of the Concord Monitor.
  • Nina Gould was named chief product officer of Forbes. She is the former VP of product.
  • Vadim Supitskiy was named chief technology officer of Forbes. He is the former SVP, engineering.
  • Marissa O’Hare was named general manager of Entertainment Weekly. She most recently served as SVP of digital strategy for the New York Post.
  • Miranda Van Gelder was named executive editor of Parents. She previously served as special projects director for Family Circle.
  • Tiffany Reid is the new fashion director for Bustle Digital Group’s (BDG) lifestyle collection. She previously served as the style director for the Hearst Women’s Fashion Group.
  • Scott Omelianuk was named editor-in-chief of Inc. He most recently served as entrepreneur in residence at the Stevens Venture Center.
  • Lori Collier Waran was named VP of sales and marketing of Virginia Business magazine. She previously served as publisher of Richmond’s Style Weekly magazine.
  • Miranda Van Gelder was named executive editor of Parents magazine. She most recently served as special projects director for Family Circle.

Let us know in the comments if there are any other recent stories or career moves you’d like us to include in our next People in Media roundup.

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Monica Murphy has worked in the publishing industry for over 30 years supporting publishing operations of various sizes. In her role as Technical Product Manager for Technology for Publishing, she shares her publishing application expertise supporting a broad range of publishing clients in InDesign best practices, cross-platform content workflows, and InDesign Template strategies. Her weekly tip and blog posts have a committed following in the InDesign community, and as a long-time participant in the InDesign pre-release community, she regularly analyzes and provides feedback for upcoming features. Monica manages the authoring and publication of Technology for Publishing’s handbooks on InDesign, InCopy, and other associated titles.