Edward Felsenthal, editor of TIME Digital and the group digital director of news and lifestyle at Time Inc., will succeed Nancy Gibbs, and is expected to continue the digital evolution of the brand. During his tenure at Time Inc., he has helped the adoption of a 24/7 newsroom spanning from New York to Hong Kong and ongoing expansion of the growing video operation.
Some of TIME's recent success includes coverage of the eclipse, which resulted in the largest traffic day of 9 million unique visitors. Consumers were able to experience a multi-platform journey including virtual reality coverage, interactive graphics and live 360-degree video.
Asked about the future, Mr. Felsenthal replies, “more high impact, multi-platform journalism and documentary work that builds on our access and talent.” For a full interview, click here.