Tagged: Conde Nast Portfolio

ACBJ could take over Portfolio site 0

ACBJ could take over Portfolio site

John Koblin of the New York Observer is reporting that Charlotte-based American City Business Journals has expressed an interest in taking over the Web site of the now-closed Conde Nast Portfolio magazine. Koblin writes,...

Loeb finalists announced 0

Loeb finalists announced

The finalists for the 2009 Gerald Loeb Awards for Distinguished Business and Financial Journalism were announced Wednesday morning. The Loeb Awards are the highest honors in business journalism. They were established in 1957 by...

Portfolio publisher lands at Traveler 0

Portfolio publisher lands at Traveler

John Koblin of the New York Observer reports Monday that William Li, the publisher of the now-defunct Conde Nast Portfolio, has landed a job as associate publisher of Conde Nast Traveler. Koblin writes, “‘I...

Why was Portfolio even started? 0

Why was Portfolio even started?

Howard Gold, the executive editor of MoneyShow.com and former editor of Barron’s Online for 10 years, wonders why Conde Nast Portfolio, a business magazine closed after two years, was even launched. Gold writes, “How...

Why the Portfolio idea failed 1

Why the Portfolio idea failed

John Koblin of the New York Observer has an interesting examination of the founding of Conde Nast Portfolio that helps explain why the two-year-old business magazine failed. Koblin writes, “The appeal of these early...

Portfolio spent money fast 0

Portfolio spent money fast

Belinda Luscombe of Time magazine writes about the cash-spending ways of now-closed Conde Nast Portfolio magazine. Luscombe writes, “But many of the killer bylines only popped up occasionally. ‘They were willing to throw tons...

Other business magazines will fail 1

Other business magazines will fail

Jon Friedman, the media columnist at Marketwatch, predicts that the closing of business magazine Conde Nast Portfolio on Monday won’t be the last of the biz glossies to shutter. Friedman writes, “The business model...