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Macro Trends in Magazine Publishing with James Hewes of FIPP

This is the second episode in a 6-part series. Here you’ll meet James Hewes, CEO of FIPP, a global magazine industry organization. You’ll learn how James went from working in banking to making magazines, eventually running the BBC’s international magazine business.James shares macro trends in magazines, including the shift in the advertising model and the ways that magazine publishing mirrors the music industry (including how we can see our future in the music industry’s present).Finally, James shares his thoughts on the future of AI in the media industry and why making magazines is (still) the greatest job in the world.James’ visuals he discussed in the episode can be found in the show notes at episode is part of a guest lecture series in GCM 720 Magazine Production & Publishing in The Creative School at TMU and co-hosted by student, Samantha Benezra.I'm all about interesting projects with interesting people! Let's Connect on the web or via Instagram. :)