MEN’S HEALTH AND WOMEN’S HEALTH
NEW YORK, November 9, 2009 – Katy Herniman has been named Food & Beverage Director for the Men’s Health and Women’s Health advertising sales team, it was announced today by SVP/Publisher, Jack Essig. Ms. Herniman joins Men’s Health and Women’s Health from Gourmet magazine, where she was the Food Category Manager. Previously, Ms. Herniman held sales positions at Entertainment Weekly and Everyday With Rachael Ray. Prior to that, she worked at media agencies including, Deutsch Inc., The Media Kitchen, and Bozell.
In making the announcement, Essig said, “Katy brings an impressive track record and energy to her new role. Her ability to create solution-based programs to achieve the specific goals of her clients, coupled with her relationships within industry, will make her an invaluable member of the Men’s Health and Women’s Health team.”
Ms. Herniman will start at Men’s Health and Women’s Health immediately.
About Men’s Health (www.MensHealth.com)
Men’s Health is the largest men’s lifestyle magazine brand in the world with 36 editions and a worldwide readership of 18.5 million. Published 10 times a year in the U.S. by Rodale, Men’s Health speaks to every aspect of a man’s life, providing its readers with the latest information on health, fitness, fashion, nutrition, relationships, travel, gear and money. Men’s Health was named to Adweek‘s “Hot List” of top-ten magazines (’04, ’05); Advertising Age‘s “A-List” for general excellence (’03, ’04); a Capell’s Circulation Report “Best Newsstand Performer of the Decade” (’04) and top-ten “Best Performer in Circulation” for the past three consecutive years; as well as one of min magazine’s “Most Notable Launches” of the past 20 years. The magazine also won a National Magazine Award in the personal service category (’04).
About Women’s Health (www.WomensHealthMag.com)
Launched in October 2005 and published 10 times a year by Rodale Inc., Women’s Health is a fresh, smart, and inspiring magazine for today’s active young women. The magazine and website, www.WomensHealthMag.com, speak to every aspect of a woman’s life, including health, fitness, nutrition, emotional well-being, sex and relationships, beauty, and style. Recently, the publication announced plans to increase its rate base from 1.35 million to 1.5 million – marking the sixth increase since its inception (effective with the January/February 2010 issue). Women’s Health was recently named “Magazine of the Year” by Advertising Age and, in March, debuted on Adweek‘s annual Hot List in the No. 4 spot. These lists recognize ten magazines for outstanding performance in circulation, advertising, and overall buzz within the industry.