In The News – October 6, 2009

Bauer Media Group names Charlie McNiff Group Publisher & Vice President Agency Sales for Bauer Entertainment Group

NEW YORK, NY (October 6, 2009) – Bauer Media Group today announced that Charlie McNiff has been named Group Publisher & Vice President Agency Sales for the Bauer Entertainment Group. Mcniff previously served as the Associate Publisher of US Weekly magazine.

“We’re thrilled to have someone of Charlie’s experience join us,” said Ian Scott, President of Bauer Media Group. “He has great knowledge of the celebrity/entertainment category and will be a tremendous asset to our efforts in the Bauer Entertainment Group moving forward.”

The Bauer Entertainment Group oversees the sales and marketing operations for In Touch Weekly and Life & Style Weekly magazines. In Touch Weekly is the sixth largest magazine sold at retail in the country and Life & Style Weekly recently increased its rate base 12.5%

About Bauer Publishing
Bauer Publishing is the No. 1 seller of magazines on the newsstand, connecting with a nationwide audience of active, engaged newsstand consumers at every life stage – from tweens and teens (M, J-14, Twist, Quizfest, Astrogirl, Life Story) to young women (In Touch Weekly, Life & Style Weekly) to baby boomers and beyond (Woman’s World, FIRST, Soaps In Depth)

CONTACT:
Julie Strider
Bauer Publishing
201-569-6699 Ext. 686
jstrider@bauer-usa.com