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names publishing veteran John Rollins regional ad director
3, 2009) Uptown Magazine, the only luxury lifestyle publication for the
affluent African American, has hired John Rollins as Regional
Advertising Director. Rollins will be responsible for sales management
and growth in local markets including NYC, Atlanta, DC, Charlotte and
Rollins has a storied history in the music publishing industry. As
Founding Publisher of Vibe Magazine, he supervised ad sales until 2001,
when he left to start Tracks Magazine. Rollins was most recently the
Group Publisher of IMG Publications, home to fashion's The Daily and
also Tennis Week Magazine.
"John has a wealth of experience in magazine advertising, having
successfully spearheaded ad sales for Spin, Vibe, Blaze, Tracks and IMG
Magazines," said Len Burnett, Uptown Magazine Co-Founder and Group
"I'm thrilled to bring my expertise in music, fashion and entertainment
to the Uptown publishing team," said Rollins.
Founded in 2004, Uptown Media Group is the only luxury lifestyle company
that targets the Affluent African American (AAA) Market. Uptown Magazine
affords luxury purveyors the broadest access to this highly sought-after
male and female demographic. Uptown Media Group, LLC offers both
traditional and innovative strategies, including Uptown Magazine
(published bi-monthly with NYC, Chicago, Atlanta, Washington DC,
Charlotte and National editions), UptownLife.net, the interactive
website, Uptown Social event updates and Uptown's signature events.
Uptown Magazine is available by subscription at www.uptownlife.net and
on national newsstands, including Hudson News. Uptown Magazine, a toast
to Luxury, Lifestyle and Living.