min’s Most Intriguing People + Launches Awards Breakfast


Event Details

When: December 3, 2013
Where: Grand Hyatt, NYC
Time: 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Cost: $475 per person$4750 table of ten

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Find out why these people and magazines make the list!

Join min on December 3 from 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. at the Grand Hyatt in New York City for min’s Most Intriguing People + Hottest Launches awards breakfast.

The editors of min will present awards for the Most Intriguing People in Media and min’s Rising Stars. Additionally, min, in association with Samir “Mr. Magazine” Husni, will present awards for the Hottest Launches of the Year.

Plus, find out which magazine will be named “THE” Hottest Launch of the Year!

*Update* – min named Allrecipes “THE” Hottest Launch of the Year.


Guest Presenters Include:

Nancy Berger Cardone
Marie Claire

Ronan Gardiner
Men’s Health
Samir “Mr. Magazine” Husni
Director, Magazine Innovation Center

University of Mississippi, School of Journalism

Todd Krizelman
Michele Promaulayko
Women’s Health

During the awards breakfast, min will also have a discussion panel, “The Future of Media, 2014 and Beyond” so you can gather ideas and best-practices amongst industry innovators.

Panel Speakers Include:

  • Tom Florio, CEO, Advanstar Fashion Group
  • Anne Fulenwider, Editor, Marie Claire
  • Audrey Siegel, Agency President, Targetcast TMC
  • John Thames, Publisher, Covey Rise


  • Samir HusniDirector, Magazine Innovation Center, University of Mississippi, School of Journalism

Each year since 2003, min has recognized those who made a difference. The people we call intriguing are getting the attention from their peers and the marketplace by their innovation, strategy and guts. End your year by celebrating your colleagues’ achievements!

 Most Intriguing People in Media

  • Trei Brundrett, VOX Media
  • Bob Carrigan, Dun & Bradstreet
  • Sara Critchfield, Upworthy
  • Kevin Delaney & Jay Lauf, Quartz
  • Pamela Drucker-Mann & Adam Rapoport, Bon Appétit
  • Tom Florio, Advanstar Fashion Group
  • Nancy Gibbs, Time Inc.
  • Christine Guilfoyle, Better Homes and Gardens
  • Tom Harty, Meredith’s National Media Group
  • Jayne Jamison, Redbook and Seventeen
  • Linda Johnson Rice, Johnson Publishing
  • J.R. McCabe, Time Inc.
  • Howard Mittman, Wired
  • Jonah Peretti, BuzzFeed
  • Connie Anne Phillips, Glamour
  • Bill Phillips, Men’s Health
  • Joe Ripp, Time Inc.
  • Mitch Rouda, Farm Journal Media
  • Roy Sekoff, HuffPost Live
  • Shane Smith, Vice
  • Richard Turley, Bloomberg Businessweek
  • Etienne Uzac, IBT Media
  • Jim VandeHei, Politico
  • Troy Young, Hearst Magazines Digital
  • Dave Zinczenko, Galvanized Brands
Editor of the Year

  • Anne Fulenwider,
    Marie Claire
Publisher of the Year

  • Laura Frerer-Schmidt,
    Women’s Health

 Hottest Launches of the Year

  • About Time
  • Allrecipes
  • American Hard Assets
  • Babiekins
  • Cake & Whiskey
  • Cherry Bombe
  • Click
  • Covey Rise
  • Delish
  • Four Two Nine
  • Good Cents Cooking
  • Howler
  • Kids Craft 1-2-3

Relaunch of the Year

  • domino
  • Knit 1-2-3
  • Living Ready
  • Man of the World
  • Mindful
  • Modern Farmer
  • Politico Pro
  • Refresh
  • Simply Gluten Free
  • The American Reader
  • Where Women Create Business
  • Wherever
  • WSJ Money

 min’s Rising Stars

  • Leann Bonanno, Forbes Media
  • Anne-Marie Botek, AgingCare.com
  • Megan Gambino, www.Smithsonian.com
  • Janine Kahn, Say Media
  • Christina Mlynski, HousingWire
  • Julie Muroff, UBM DeusM
  • Lindsay Nelson, Slate
  • Brian Ries, The Daily Beast
  • Jessica Rubino, New Hope Natural Media / Penton Media Inc.
  • Michael Scarchilli, SourceMedia
  • Callie Schweitzer, TIME Magazine


Contact Saun Sayamongkhun at saun@accessintel.com; 301-354-1694

Sponsorship Opportunities

To sponsor this breakfast, contact Tania Babiuk at tbabiuk@accessintel.com; 203-899-8498

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