Announcing the Second Issue of CANADIAN MAGAZINES CANADIENS: The Definitive Resource for Publishing Professionals

Sep 19, 2011, 10:00 ET from Magazines Canada

TORONTO, Sept. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Today, Magazines Canada released the second issue of CANADIAN MAGAZINES CANADIENS, a biannual, bilingual publication for Canadian magazine professionals printed on ancient forest-friendly paper.

Targeting top decision makers in all disciplines of magazine publishing, CANADIAN MAGAZINES CANADIENS provides a global take on the innovations that drive today's publishing business and inspire future growth. The editorial and design of the magazine reflect this focus on new directions and standards, and explore the stories of the people and developments that give magazines their continued punch.

Exclusive to this issue:

  • The future of branding: how three Canadian magazines maximize brand impact through their digital extensions
  • In-depth profiles of home-grown successes: Taps, Eighteen Bridges and Photo Life
  • Insights from experts including St. Joseph Media's Kim Latreille, New York's former Director of Design and User Experience, Ian Adelman, and Samir "Mr. Magazine" Husni
  • Cross-Canada industry developments and regional campaigns that really work
  • The latest trends, from the greening of magazines to daily-deal coupons to QR codes

Contributors include former Editor-in-Chief of Chatelaine Kim Pittaway, former Publisher of Canadian Business Deborah Rosser, award-winning designer Ingrid Paulson, as well as veteran writers Kevin Brooker, Judith Lussier, Craille Maguire Gillies and Lesley Young.

CANADIAN MAGAZINES CANADIENS takes the success of Canada's magazines to an international audience that includes consumer and B2B publishers, service providers and industry associations across 52 countries. The magazine is available in print and as a digital edition at Just launched: a fun and informative complement blog at

CANADIAN MAGAZINES CANADIENS is made possible by a remarkable group of talented and committed partners including the production and creative teams at Spafax Canada and Spafax Interactive, full-service printer Dollco Integrated Print Solutions, ancient forest-friendly paper supplier Cascades, cover stock supplier Kallima and stock photo agency Masterfile.

CANADIAN MAGAZINES CANADIENS: Inside today's magazine media
Publication Date: September 15, 2011

CANADIAN MAGAZINES CANADIENS was made possible with the support of the Ontario Media Development Corporation on behalf of the Ministry of Tourism and Culture.

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