Tagged: BusinessWeek

Wither business magazines?

Reflecting the down-advertising woes of the newspaper industry, the top business magazines –BusinessWeek, Fortune, and Forbes — reportedly are facing a shakeout.  At least one may not make it, experts say.  Journalism Department chair Professor Lou Ureneck, who teaches business journalism, can survey the shaky media lanscape. Contact Lou Ureneck, 617-353-4095, lureneck@bu.edu

BusinessWeek on the Block?

Reports say BusinessWeek, which lost 30 percent of its ad revenue in the second quarter, is up for sale.  College of Communication Professor Lou Ureneck, a former deputy editor of the Philadelphia Inquirer who now chairs the Journalism Department, can discuss how this fits into the dismal economic state of the news media. Contact Lou […]