NEW YORK: Magazine Publishers of America presented the 1997 Henry Johnson Fisher Awards for lifetime achievement in the magazine publishing industry recently at the Waldorf-Astoria. This year's honorees were Ruth Witney (l.), editor in chief, Glamour; and George J. Green, president, Hearst Magazines International.
NEW YORK: Hachette Filipacchi Magazines hosted a party at Tribeca restaurant 2seven7 church in honor of Robert Duvall (l.). Congratulating the actor are: John Kennedy Jr. (c.), editor in chief, George, and David J. Pecker, president-CEO, Hachette Filipacchi.
NEW YORK: The Ad Council held a reception following its January meeting to celebrate Ruth Wooden's 10th anniversary as council president. Gathered at U.S. Trust Co. were (l. to r.) board members: Gregory Coleman, senior VP-worldwide publisher, Reader's Digest Magazines, and vice chairman of the Ad Council; Ms. Wooden; Edward Ney, chairman, board of advisers, Burson-Marsteller; Robert Wehling, senior VP, Procter & Gamble Co., and Ad Council chairman; and James Rosenfield, managing director, Veronis, Suhler & Associates.
MILAN: Gentlemen's Quarterly threw a party at Ristorante Giannino for retail marketers during fashion week in Milan to celebrate the men's collections. Enjoying the magazine's hospitality are (l. to r.): Designer Donna Karan and Richard Beckman, VP-Conde Nast Publications, and publisher of GQ.