In this newly created role, Havens will be responsible for managing the operations and driving the strategic development of digital products at PEOPLE, TIME, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED, Entertainment Weekly, Fortune, CNNMoney, Money, Golf, SI for Kids and TIME for Kids.
Havens joins Time Inc. from The Atlantic, where he has served as President overseeing teams across print, digital and live events since 2012. He joined The Atlantic in 2009 as Vice President of digital strategy and played a key role in that business’ digital transformation, which culminated in record-high revenue, profit and digital traffic in 2013. Previously, Havens held roles as Executive Director, Condé Nast Business Media, as founder of Portfolio.com, and he managed the business development team at Yahoo! Finance.
“Scott is the ideal executive for this role,” Larsen said. “He’s been at the forefront of developing multi-platform content experiences, and his understanding of the digital publishing marketplace plus his creative drive and fresh ideas are a perfect combination for what Time Inc. needs as we continue to build out our digital product offerings.”
In this new role, Havens will work closely with his counterpart, Kevin Heery, Time Inc. Senior Vice President, Digital, to seamlessly coordinate our digital strategies across the company.
About Time Inc.
Time Inc., a division of Time Warner, is one of the largest branded media companies in the world reaching more than 130 million Americans each month across multiple platforms. With influential brands such as TIME, PEOPLE, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED, InStyle, REAL SIMPLE, Travel + Leisure and Food & Wine, Time Inc. is home to celebrated events and franchises including the Fortune 500, TIME 100, PEOPLE's Most Beautiful, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED'S Sportsman of the Year and the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen.###
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