October 23, 2016 4:01 AM ET


Company Overview of Wenner Media LLC

Company Overview

Wenner Media LLC publishes periodical and magazines. The company also produces radio and television programs. Additionally, Wenner Media LLC operates web sites for its magazines Men’s Journal, Rolling Stone, and US Weekly. The company was formerly known as Straight Arrow Publishers, Inc. and changed its name to Wenner Media LLC in November 1993. Wenner Media LLC was founded in 1967 and is based in New York, New York.

1290 Avenue of the Americas

2nd Floor

New York, NY 10104

United States

Founded in 1967





Key Executives for Wenner Media LLC

Founder, Chairman of the Board, President, Editor of Rolling Stone Magazine and Publisher of Rolling Stone Magazine
Age: 70
General Manager of Rolling Stone Magazine and Deputy Attorney General
Senior Editor of Rolling Stone Magazine
Senior Editor of Rolling Stone Magazine
Executive Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Wenner Media LLC Key Developments

GumGum Renews Partnership with Wenner Media

GumGum announced its renewed partnership with Wenner Media, to deliver GumGum’s premium In-Image and In-Screen ad units to Wenner Media’s leading publications. The partnership first began in August of 2015. GumGum’s high-performance advertising solutions allow Wenner Media to increase revenue by placing contextually-relevant promotional content over premium images. As images have such a high engagement rate online, this partnership ensures that Wenner Media can unlock previously untapped revenue streams while preserving the experience readers expect. This partnership demonstrates Wenner Media’s commitment to providing innovative and valuable experiences to both its advertisers and its readers. GumGum’s technology is proprietary, which empowers publishers to monetize new revenue streams in the most effective way possible.

Three University of Virginia Grads Sue Rolling Stone and Wenner Media over Retracted Campus Rape Story

Three University of Virginia graduates and members of a fraternity who were portrayed in a debunked account of a gang rape in a retracted Rolling Stone magazine story filed a lawsuit against the publication and the article's author, court records show. The three men, George Elias IV, Stephen Hadford and Ross Fowler, filed suit July 29, 2015 in U.S. District Court in New York. They are also suing Rolling Stone's publisher, Wenner Media.

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