American Society of Magazine Editors

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The American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) is an industry trade group for editors of magazines published in the United States. The group advocates on behalf of member organizations with respect to First Amendment issues, and serves as a networking hub for editors and other industry employees. The group claims more than 850 members as of 2006.

History[edit]

The ASME started as an outgrowth of the editorial committee of the Magazine Publishers of America in 1963.

National Magazine Awards[edit]

The ASME has also sponsored the National Magazine Awards since 1966, along with the Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia University.

Membership[edit]

Current Administration[edit]

Board of Directors 2014-2015[edit]

ASME Staff[edit]

Chief Executive – Sid Holt Director – Nina Fortuna

Founders[edit]

Executive Officers[edit]

Ted Patrick, Chairman, Holiday
Robert E. Kenyon, Jr., Secretary

Executive Committee Members[edit]

Betsy Talbot Blackwell, Mademoiselle
Mary Buchanan, Parents
Ralph Daigh, Fawcett
John H. Johnson, Johnson Publishing
Robert M. Jones, Family Circle
Daniel Mich, Look Magazine
Wade Nichols, Good Housekeeping
Philip Salisbury, Bill Brothers
Robert Stein, Redbook

Former Executives[edit]

Presidents[edit]

Name Term
Ted Patrick September 1963 - May1964
Daniel. D. Mich May 1964 - December 1965
Robert Stein December 1965 - September 1967
Wade H. Nichols September 1967 - September 1968
Harold T. P. Hayes September 1968 - September 1969
William B. Arthur September 1969 - November 1971
Geraldine E. Rhoads November 1971 - November 1973
Anderson Ashburn November 1973 - October 1975
Ruth Whitney October 1975 - October 1977
Dennis Flanagan October 1977 - April 1980
Sey Chassler April 1980 - April 1982
Richard B. Stolley April 1982 - April 1984
Edward Kosner April 1984 - April 1986
Judith Nolte April 1986 - April 1988
Marshall Loeb April 1988 - April 1990
John Mack Carter April 1990 - April 1992
Stephen B. Shepard April 1992 - April 1994
Ellen Levine April 1994 - April 1996
Frank Lalli April 1996 - April 1998
Jackie Leo April 1998 - May 2000
George Curry May 2000 - January 2001
Cyndi Stivers January 2001 - May 2002
Susan Ungaro May 2002 - May 2004
Mark Whitaker May 2004 - May 2006
Cynthia Leive May 2006 - May 2008
David Willey May 2008 - May 2010
Larry Hackett May 2010 - May 2012
Lucy Danziger May 2012 - May 2013
Mark Jannot May 2013 – present

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