Simon Dumenco

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Simon Dumenco is the "Media Guy" columnist for Ad Age. You can follow him on Twitter @simondumenco.

Bon Appétit names Dawn Davis, celebrated Simon & Schuster exec, new editor-in-chief

Bon Appétit names Dawn Davis, celebrated Simon & Schuster exec, new editor-in-chief

How Esquire’s moody, poetic (and socially-distanced) The Weeknd cover came together

How Esquire’s moody, poetic (and socially-distanced) The Weeknd cover came together

‘The Great Fire’: A Breonna Taylor portrait covers Vanity Fair’s September special issue

‘The Great Fire’: A Breonna Taylor portrait covers Vanity Fair’s September special issue

 Because ‘his feelings got hurt’: New Lincoln Project ad slams Trump for calling for Goodyear’s destruction

Because ‘his feelings got hurt’: New Lincoln Project ad slams Trump for calling for Goodyear’s destruction

The coronavirus ‘spending boom’ in context, and Gatorade’s thirst for live sports: Datacenter Weekly

The coronavirus ‘spending boom’ in context, and Gatorade’s thirst for live sports: Datacenter Weekly

Pharrell Williams curates Time’s ‘New American Revolution’ cover package

Pharrell Williams curates Time’s ‘New American Revolution’ cover package

New York Magazine: Donald Trump Punching Cover

New York Magazine: Donald Trump Punching Cover

Cardi B interviewed Joe Biden for Elle magazine. Because, sure, why not?

Cardi B interviewed Joe Biden for Elle magazine. Because, sure, why not?

Main Street One CEO Curtis Hougland on the launch of a senior political influencer network

Main Street One CEO Curtis Hougland on the launch of a senior political influencer network

Deutsche Telekom: What We Do Next

Deutsche Telekom: What We Do Next

Billie Eilish stars in a gorgeous rallying cry for the ‘generation that lives online’

Billie Eilish stars in a gorgeous rallying cry for the ‘generation that lives online’

Baby Nut’s worrisome rapid aging, plus Burger King’s shouty face masks: Wednesday Wake-Up Call

Baby Nut’s worrisome rapid aging, plus Burger King’s shouty face masks: Wednesday Wake-Up Call

TikTok names first fund recipients, and McDonald’s scandal Supersized by nude photos: Tuesday Wake-Up Call

TikTok names first fund recipients, and McDonald’s scandal Supersized by nude photos: Tuesday Wake-Up Call

Your chances of getting COVID-19 from flying, how JC Penney is advertising amidst bankruptcy, and more: Datacenter Weekly

Your chances of getting COVID-19 from flying, how JC Penney is advertising amidst bankruptcy, and more: Datacenter Weekly