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Hearst Corporation

Hearst Corporation

Hearst Corporation

128 years in business
Headquarters
300 West 57th Street-18th Fl.
New York, NY 10019
Fax Numbers
  • (212) 687-5222
  • (516) 227-1901
Additional Phone Numbers
  • (212) 649-2000
  • (212) 649-2636
  • (212) 687-6060
  • (212) 649-2000
  • (800) 888-7788
  • (212) 694-4122
  • (212) 649-4343
  • (212) 649-2000
  • (516) 227-1300
  • (212) 649-3192
BBB File Opened: 09/29/1992
Business Started: 01/01/1889
Business Incorporated: 01/01/1889
Type of Entity
Corporation
Business Management
  • Mr. Mark E. Aldman, President, Hearst Newspapers
  • Mr. Frank A. Bennack, Executive Vice Chairman
  • Mr. David Carey, President, Hearst Magazines
  • Mr. William R. Hearst III, Chairman of the Board
  • Mr. Neeraj Khemlani, Co-President, Hearst Entertainment & Syndication President, Hearst Digital Studios
  • Mr. George Kliavkoff, Co-President, Hearst Entertainment & Syndication, President, Hearst Ventures
  • Mr. Richard P. Malloch, President, Hearst Business Media
  • Mr. Lincoln Millstein, SVP & Special Assistant to the CEO
  • Mr. Steven R. Swartz, President & CEO
  • Mr. Jordan Wertlieb, President Hearst Television Inc.
  • Mr. Philip R. Wiser, CTO

Contact Information
  • Principal: Mr. William R. Hearst III, Chairman of the Board
  • Principal: Mr. Steven R. Swartz, President & CEO
Business Category
  • Publishers - Periodical
Alternate Business Names
  • Country Living Magazine
  • Hearst Business Media
  • Hearst Magazines
  • Home Magazine Sales
  • Town & Country Magazine
  • Harper's Bazaar
  • House Beautiful Magazine
  • Redbook Magazine
  • Marie Claire
  • Seventeen Magazine
  • Budget Living
  • Esquire Magazine
  • Cosmopolitan
  • CosmoGIRL!
  • Good Housekeeping
  • SmartMoney
  • O, the Oprah Magazine
  • Oprah Magazine
  • Popular Mechanics
  • Food Network Magazine
  • HGTV Magazine
  • Woman's Day
  • Car and Driver
  • Elle Magazine
  • Elle Decor
  • Road & Track
  • Veranda
  • Hearst Communications

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Overview

Hearst Magazines publishes a variety of magazines which include Good Housekeeping, Popular Mechanics, House Beautiful, Boating and Sailing, Cosmopolitan, Town & Country, Sports Afield, Redbook, Harper's Bazzar Colonial Home and H.C. Specialties. Home Magazine Service is a department within the Hearst Magazine division of the Hearst Corporation which handles a subscription sales for magazines published by Hearst and other companies. The sales representatives are part-time independent agents working within their local communities. The Hearst Corporation is a communication company which publishes 14 magazines and 15 newspapers and also operates 7 radio and 6 television stations.

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Hearst Corporation

Hearst Corporation

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