NEW YORK, June 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- American Media, Inc. (AMI), the leading publisher of celebrity journalism and health and fitness magazines in the United States, today announced that it has closed on its purchase of Men's Journal from Wenner Media LLC. Jay Gallagher will remain as Chief Revenue Officer for Men's Journal and Mark Healy has been named Editor in Chief. The October 2017 issue will be the first issue produced by AMI.
About American Media, Inc.
American Media, Inc. (AMI) owns and operates the leading print and digital celebrity and active lifestyle media brands in the United States. AMI's titles include National Enquirer, Star, OK!, Us Weekly, Globe, National Examiner, Soap Opera Digest, Men's Fitness, Muscle & Fitness, Flex and Muscle & Fitness Hers. AMI also manages 11 different digital sites including RadarOnline.com, OKmagazine.com, Usmagazine.com, MensFitness.com and MuscleandFitness.com. AMI's magazines have a combined total circulation of 4.9+ million and reach more than 49 million men and women each month. AMI's digital properties reach approximately 60 million unique visitors monthly.
About Wenner Media
Wenner Media LLC, a privately held company headquartered in New York City, publishes Rolling Stone, Men's Journal and Glixel. Rolling Stone, the number one brand in music publishing, and Men's Journal, the lifestyle brand for affluent, adventurous and active men, attract a total print and digital audience of nearly 35 million. Glixel, Wenner's first digital only brand centered on the world of video games, launched in late 2016. (Sources: MRI and comScore, April 2016-March 2017 v. April 2015-March 2016.)
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SOURCE American Media, Inc.