Tina Donvito became editor-in-chief of teen magazine TWIST in June 2008. TWIST is a celebrity news title for teen girls with an emphasis on fashion, beauty and body image.
Donvito began her tenure in the Bauer Teen Group in 2005 as deputy editor of M magazine, where she helped create one of the fastest growing teen magazines on the newsstand.
She joined TWIST as executive editor in January 2007, where she contributed significantly in shaping the concept, content and design of the magazine. In turn, TWIST’s first half (January to June 2008) newsstand sales have grown 27 percent.
Prior to Bauer, Donvito served as editor and senior editor respectively at Meredith Corporation’s custom entertainment publication ONDIRECTV from 2003 to 2005. She previously worked as both a staff writer and associate editor within CableView Publications at DIRECTV-TheGuide and CableView Magazine between 1997 and 2003. Donvito has also written for Time Out New York.
She is a graduate of Rutgers University and resides in New Jersey.