Tagged: Conde Nast Portfolio

Lipman to blame for Portfolio's failure

Lipman to blame for Portfolio's failure

Paul Smalera, a former Conde Nast Portfolio staffer, writes on Gawker that the business magazine’s demise rests solely on the shoulders of editor Joanne Lipman. Smalera writes, “Yet in too many ways to enumerate...

Other business magazines will fail

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...

Why Conde Nast Portfolio failed

Why Conde Nast Portfolio failed

Jon Fine of BusinessWeek has some ideas as to why business magazine Conde Nast Portfolio didn’t last more than two years. Fine writes, “Conde Nast made a classic mistake of spotting a consumer magazine...

Could Portfolio have survived?

Could Portfolio have survived?

James Ledbetter writes on The Big Money about the death of business magazine Conde Nast Portfolio and wonders whether it could have survived under different circumstances. Ledbetter writes, “The question was never a lack...

Conde Nast Portfolio closing

Conde Nast Portfolio closing

David Carr of the New York Times reports Monday that Conde Nast Portfolio, a two-year-old business magazine, is closing. The magazine is closing as of the May issue, and the Web site will close...

Conde Nast Portfolio's turnaround plan

Conde Nast Portfolio's turnaround plan

David Kaplan of PaidContent.org talks to Conde Nast Portfolio publisher William Li about how the two-year-old business magazine can turn its performance around. Kaplan writes, “But the latest blow came with Q1 ad page...

New blogs on Portfolio

New blogs on Portfolio

Gary Weiss, a former BusinessWeek reporter and editor who has been a contribuing editor at Conde Nast Porttfolio, has moved his blog over to the Portfolio site. In addition, Ryan Avent from The Economist...