News from the reader’s digest association, inc. A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Mar 12, 2012, 13:00 ET

Susan Cummiskey is Named SVP, Global Human Resources for The Reader's Digest Association, Inc.

Bob Guth, President and CEO of The Reader's Digest Association, Inc., announced today that Susan Cummiskey, a 25-year veteran of the human...

Mar 01, 2012, 10:30 ET

Reader's Digest Association Completes Sale of Allrecipes.com to Meredith

 Reader's Digest Association, Inc. ("RDA") the global multi-brand and multi-platform media and direct marketing company, announced...

Jan 05, 2012, 09:30 ET

Chartis and Reader's Digest Association to Expand Global Collaboration

 Chartis, an award-winning property-casualty and general insurance organization serving more than 70 million clients around the world,...

Nov 22, 2011, 18:34 ET

"Stealth Taxes" Making America's Mayors the Bad Guys

 Americans can expect to dig deeper into their pockets in coming months as Mayors actively seek to raise municipal fees for...

Oct 26, 2011, 16:11 ET
Reader's Digest Association Welcomes Former New York Public Library President and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Paul LeClerc for Global Language Project Lunch Series.  (PRNewsFoto/Reader's Digest Association)

Reader's Digest Association Welcomes Former New York Public Library President and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Paul LeClerc for Global Language Project Lunch Series

Dr. Paul LeClerc, former President and CEO of The New York Public Library, will serve as guest speaker on Thursday, October 27th at a luncheon...

Oct 20, 2011, 16:15 ET

Reader's Digest Association Announces Plans to Sell Allrecipes

The Reader's Digest Association, Inc., today announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a process to explore a possible sale of Allrecipes...

Oct 12, 2011, 11:00 ET
Reader's Digest Association Takes Steps To Accelerate Master Brand Strategy.  (PRNewsFoto/The Reader's Digest Association, Inc.)

Reader's Digest Association Takes Steps To Accelerate Master Brand Strategy

The Reader's Digest Association, Inc., today announced a series of steps to accelerate the transformation of the company under a strategy of...

Oct 12, 2011, 10:00 ET

Reader's Digest Association Announces Change in Editorial Management of Reader's Digest Magazine

The Reader's Digest Association, Inc. today announced that effective October 31, 2011, as part of a planned reorganization, Peggy Northrop, Global...

Sep 30, 2011, 16:19 ET

Jan Studin New VP, Publisher for Taste of Home Brand

Reader's Digest Association today named Jan Studin as its VP, Publisher of the Taste of Home brand.   In her new role, Studin will have...

Sep 12, 2011, 16:52 ET

RDA Holding Co. Appoints Robert Guth President and Chief Executive Officer

RDA Holding Co. today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Robert Guth President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately,...

Jun 09, 2011, 10:15 ET

RDA Announces Dan Lagani as President North America

The Reader's Digest Association, Inc. today announced Dan Lagani has been promoted to President, North America, a new position leading all media...

Jun 07, 2011, 09:40 ET

New iPhone App, Website and Facebook Walking Game—Arookoo—Steps Up Social Gaming

Reader's Digest Association (RDA), and Vivity Labs, a leading developer of lifestyle gaming experiences, today launched Arookoo™, a...

May 19, 2011, 09:00 ET

Paul R. Tomkins is Named Chief Financial Officer of Reader's Digest Association

Paul R. Tomkins has been named Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Reader's Digest Association, Inc. and its parent company...

Apr 25, 2011, 08:30 ET

RDA Holding Co. Appoints Tom Williams President and Chief Executive Officer

RDA Holding Co. today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Tom Williams President and Chief Executive Officer of The Reader's Digest...

Apr 20, 2011, 09:00 ET

Reader's Digest Association Opens Door to Aggressive Growth in "Home & DIY" Space

Signaling its commitment to the Home & DIY category, The Reader's Digest Association, Inc. (RDA), a global multimedia and direct marketing...

Apr 12, 2011, 16:25 ET

Joseph Held Named Senior Vice President and Global Chief Information Officer at Reader's Digest Association

Joseph Held has been named Senior Vice President and Global Chief Information Officer at The Reader's Digest Association, Inc. and joins the...

Mar 16, 2011, 17:45 ET

The Reader's Digest Association, Inc. Announces Expiration of Exchange Offer for Floating Rate Senior Secured Notes

The Reader's Digest Association, Inc. (the "Company"), the global, multi-brand and multi-platform media and direct marketing company, announced the...

Jan 31, 2011, 12:05 ET

Fifth Grader Will Be Star Reporter at Super Bowl XLV

Brayden Madden is only 11 years old, but that won't stop him from huddling up with some of the Super Bowl's biggest stars. The fifth grader from...

Jan 20, 2011, 09:29 ET

Elizabeth Tighe Named Vice President, Marketing and Business Development, Lifestyle Communities at Reader's Digest Association

Elizabeth Tighe has been named Vice President, Marketing and Business Development, Lifestyle Communities at Reader's Digest Association. The...

Nov 22, 2010, 15:13 ET

Jill Armus Named Creative Director of Every Day with Rachael Ray

Jill Armus has been named Creative Director of Every Day with Rachael Ray. The announcement was made today by Liz Vaccariello, Vice President and...