Meredith Names Stan Pavlovsky SVP/President Of

        Meredith Names Stan Pavlovsky SVP/President Of

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2013

NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP), the
nation's leading media and marketing company serving women, announced today
that Stan Pavlovsky has been named SVP, Meredith National Media
Group/President of, the world's No. 1 digital food brand.
Pavlovsky will replace Lisa Sharples, who is leaving at the end
of March to pursue personal interests.

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Pavlovsky will be responsible for leading's marketing, business
and international development, as well as working with Meredith's other key
business units to enhance and maximize the brand's leading position in the

Meredith acquired in March 2012. The acquisition placed
Meredith first in comScore's Food Community rankings, and more than doubled
the audience of Meredith Digital to over 40 million. In total, Meredith now
offers advertisers and marketers access to more than 100 million unduplicated
American women across all media platforms.

"Stan has the ultimate combination of marketing savvy, digital prowess and
e-commerce experience to lead to the next level," said Liz
Schimel, EVP/Chief Digital Officer, Meredith National Media Group. "We're
thrilled to have him join our team. Additionally, we would like to thank Lisa
Sharples for the incredible work she has done building into the
powerhouse brand it is today. We wish her the very best in her next endeavor."

Lisa Sharples, President of said, "The six years I spent at
Allrecipes were amazing and I am so proud of what we all accomplished. In my
time with the company we went from a distant second place in the digital food
category to the #1 position with a 66 percent lead over our nearest
competitor. I feel lucky to have worked with such an incredible team, and I
look forward to watching Allrecipes continue to grow and be successful as part
of Meredith."

Prior to joining, Pavlovsky served as Vice President, eCommerce
at (a subsidiary of Walgreen Co). There he doubled revenues
from 2007 to 2012, and negotiated a strategic partnership with Luxottica.
Previously, Pavlovsky held a senior level position with Microsoft

Pavlovsky holds a Masters of Business Administration from City University in
Bellevue, Washington, and a Bachelor of Arts from California State University
in Northridge. He resides in Bellevue, and will be based in
offices in Seattle.

About, the world's largest digital food brand, receives more than 1
billion annual visits from family-focusedwomen who connect and inspire one
another through photos, reviews, videos and blog posts.Since its launch in
1997, the Seattle-based social site has served as a dynamic, indispensable
resourcefor cooks of all skill levels seeking trusted recipes, entertaining
ideas, everyday and holiday mealsolutions and practical cooking tips. is a global, multi platform brand providing insights into
thelives of women everywhere based on activity from 18 websites, 18 mobile
sites, 11 mobile apps, and 14eBooks serving 23 countries in 12 languages.
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About Meredith Corporation

Meredith Corporation is the leading media and marketing company serving
American women. Meredith reaches 100 million American women every month
through multiple well-known national brands – including Better Homes and
Gardens, Parents, Family Circle,, Ladies' Home Journal,
Fitness, More, American Baby, EveryDay with Rachael Ray and FamilyFun – and
local television brands in fast-growing markets. Meredith is the industry
leader in creating content in key consumer interest areas such as home,
family, food, health and wellness and self-development. Meredith uses multiple
distribution platforms – including print, television, digital, mobile,
tablets, and video – to give consumers content they desire and to deliver the
messages of its advertising and marketing partners.

Additionally, Meredith uses its many assets to create powerful custom
marketing solutions for many of the nation's top brands and companies.
Meredith Xcelerated Marketing has significantly added to its capabilities in
recent years through the acquisition of cutting-edge companies in digital,
mobile, social, healthcare, database, and international marketing.

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