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2011-07-06 08:30:00

NEW YORK, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Media, Inc. (AMI) Chairman, President and CEO, David J. Pecker, announced today that Marc Fierman has been named Corporate Senior Vice President of Finance, as well as Chief Financial Officer of AMI subsidiary, Distribution Services, Inc.

2011-06-23 10:30:00

NEW YORK, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Media, Inc. (AMI), the leading publisher of celebrity journalism and health and fitness magazines in the United States, announced today that it has purchased the U.S. edition of OK! Magazine from Northern & Shell. Terms were not disclosed.

2011-06-10 18:09:00

NEW YORK, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an unprecedented collaboration, 12 young journalists from the four major minority journalism organizations in the United States spent the week covering the United Nations High Level Meeting on AIDS. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110610/DC18212) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110310/DC62460LOGO) The meeting was attended by more than 3,000 delegates, including dozens of presidents and first ladies.

2011-04-27 14:49:00

NEW YORK, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AMI Chairman, President and CEO, David J. Pecker, announced today that a new sales and marketing strategy has been implemented to better serve the Detroit advertising community.

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.