Meet the Journalist: Index on Censorship’s Jemimah Steinfeld

Jemimah Steinfeld, deputy editor at Index on Censorship magazine, talks about the magazine’s recent award win, freedom of speech and how the title likes to work with PRs. Congratulations on your recent APEX award! How important is it for you to be recognised by awards judges for the work you produce? It’s really important for… Continue reading Meet the Journalist: Index on Censorship’s Jemimah Steinfeld

Meet the Journalist: Marie Claire’s Trish Halpin

Trish Halpin, editor-in-chief at Marie Claire, discusses the magazine’s 30th birthday issue, how the publication has changed over three decades and how PRs can work with the title. Today sees the release of the 30th birthday issue of Marie Claire. What is the secret behind the magazine’s longevity? When Marie Claire launched in 1988 it… Continue reading Meet the Journalist: Marie Claire’s Trish Halpin

Meet the Journalist: TI Media’s Lucy Gornall

Lucy Gornall, health and fitness editor of TI Media’s weekly magazines, reveals how she is able to manage content across multiple publications, how she likes to work with PRs and combining work with her role as a personal trainer. You are health and fitness editor across TI Media’s weekly publications, what does that entail? I… Continue reading Meet the Journalist: TI Media’s Lucy Gornall

Meet the Journalist: It’s a Grown Up Life’s Samantha Simmonds and Lauren Libbert

Freelance presenter Samantha Simmonds and freelance writer and editor Lauren Libbert discuss the launch of their new podcast; It’s a Grown Up Life. How did you both meet? Lauren: We met through a newspaper ad! Samantha responded to my advert in the Jewish Chronicle for a travelling partner, reluctantly posted at the behest of my… Continue reading Meet the Journalist: It’s a Grown Up Life’s Samantha Simmonds and Lauren Libbert

Meet the Journalist: MoneySavingExpert’s Guy Anker

Guy Anker, deputy editor at MoneySavingExpert, talks about the site’s latest award win, working with Martin Lewis and how PRs can get onto the site. Congratulations, MoneySavingExpert was recently named B2C Brand of the Year at the Online Media Awards. How did you feel when you found out you’d won and what does the award… Continue reading Meet the Journalist: MoneySavingExpert’s Guy Anker

Meet the Journalist: Attitude editor-at-large Matthew Todd

Matthew Todd, Attitude’s editor-at-large and former editor, discusses the issue of mental health in the LGBT community, securing Prince William as a cover star and what Pride Month means to him. What does your role as Attitude’s editor-at-large entail? Getting to lie in a lot. I’m a freelance writer now – working on a new… Continue reading Meet the Journalist: Attitude editor-at-large Matthew Todd

Meet the Journalist: Woman & Home’s Kath Brown

Kath Brown, editor at Woman & Home, tells us why the brand has initiated its 50 over 50 Awards and why now is the best time in history to be a woman over 50. Since becoming editor last September, what changes have you made to the magazine? My main aim since taking over Woman &… Continue reading Meet the Journalist: Woman & Home’s Kath Brown

Meet the Journalist: Investment Week’s Jayna Rana

Jayna Rana, senior reporter at Investment Week, discusses winning her second AIC Trade Journalist of the Year award, what makes the title unique and how she likes to work with PRs.  You have been crowned AIC Trade Journalist of the Year for two years in a row. What does this kind of recognition mean for you… Continue reading Meet the Journalist: Investment Week’s Jayna Rana

Meet the Journalist: The Hook’s Mike Burton

Mike Burton, head of content at social publisher The Hook, explains the content it looks to create, the importance of working with celebrities and how PRs can work with the title. How would you describe The Hook? Launched in 2014 by Andy Fidler and Gordon Bennell, The Hook has rapidly grown into one of the… Continue reading Meet the Journalist: The Hook’s Mike Burton

Meet the Journalist: Icon magazine’s James McLachlan

James McLachlan, editor at Icon magazine, explains what makes a great front cover, who reads the magazine and how the brand works with PRs. Your January cover was recognised as one of the best by the Society of Publication Designers. What in your view makes for a great magazine cover? It depends on the publication.… Continue reading Meet the Journalist: Icon magazine’s James McLachlan