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Magazine Publishing Executive Team of the Year: Meredith's Steve Lacy, Tom Harty and Jon Werther

Jan 07, 2019 - Advertising Age
Mergers and Acquisitions

In 2018, Meredith Corp. made publishing history by swallowing Time Inc., a transformative $2.8 billion acquisition that formally closed last January.

Meredith was already home to glossy brands, including Better Homes and Gardens, Family Circle, Martha Stewart Living and Traditional Home, that resonate in the heartland. But in taking on Time Inc. titles including People, InStyle and Real Simple, it dramatically deepened its reach, offering marketers a cross-brand, multimedia platform that c...