December 2013 Archives

Arem Duplessis Making Move to Apple's Marketing Team

Longtime New York Times Magazine Design Director Arem Duplessis is leaving the publication to take a position with Apple's internal marketing team as first reported by MediabistroDuplessis answered a few questions for Mediabistro but did not address what his exact role at Apple will be:

"I've been at The New York Times Magazine for almost ten years. I have worked with some of the smartest people on the planet and it's been one of the most rewarding experiences of my life. I feel very fortunate to have been able to experience such a great gig. With that said, it's time for a new chapter and a new challenge."

Prior to joining The New York Times Magazine in 2004 Duplessis had spent time as Design Director at Spin and GQ magazines. 

Randy Minor Named Design Director of Elle

Randy Minor has been named Design Director of ELLE, it was announced on December 19th by ELLE Editor-in-Chief Robbie Myers. Minor, who was Art Director at New York magazine since 2006, assumes his new role on December 30.

"Randy's keen eye for design and distinctive sensibility perfectly reflect the ELLE aesthetic," said Myers. "His innovative approach to visual storytelling is exactly what we were looking for and I'm thrilled to welcome him to the team."

Patty Alvarez, New Design Director at Money

The word "interim" has been removed from Patty Alvarez's title as she officially is named Design Director at Money magazine. Patty started her career at The Globe in Boston, and then spent 9 years at Newsweek followed by numerous freelance projects before starting at Money as Art Director at the end of 2011. 

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