Justin Smith’s Blueprint for Modern Media
Posted: 8/19/2013 | By: Brian Morrissey | Digiday
The path of modern media is anything but direct.
Justin Smith, the new CEO of Bloomberg Media Group, is emerging as one of the trailblazers. His track record at The Economist, The Week and, most recently, The Atlantic suggests a willingness to embrace new media models in the service of supporting quality content. At Atlantic Media, where he was president, Smith’s tenure was marked by remaking a fairly staid magazine publisher into a multifaceted modern media company with a strong digital bent.