Despite rumblings that the project was postponed, Hearst Corp., New York, gave the green light to publish two issues of fashion/beauty title Marie Claire this year. The debut issue is slated to hit newsstands Aug. 16, the second, Oct. 17, each with distribution of 700,000.
Gaylord Entertainment Co. has announced it has a 5-year option to purchase Z Music, parent company of the Contemporary Christian music video channel, at an undisclosed price. It would join Nashville-based Gaylord's The Nashville Network, Country Music Television and CMT Europe. Z Music reaches 10 million homes.
Joe Mandese coordinates MediaWorks.