fashion-memopad
fashion-memopad

Memo Pad: Wrangler's Face... Michelle Obama Tops Oprah... Web Dealings...

Wrangler is unveiling a new fall ad campaign featuring quarterback Brett Favre.



MICHELLE TOPS OPRAH: Despite the challenges of the media economy, Oprah Winfrey still claims a roughly similar spot on this year’s Forbes World’s Most Powerful Women list, coming in at number 41, compared with last year’s 36th place. But she’s narrowly beat by a new entrant: First Lady Michelle Obama, at number 40. Other media figures on the list include New York Times chief executive officer Janet Robinson (49); Amy Pascal, co-chairman of Sony Pictures (59th); Judy McGrath, ceo of MTV Networks (61); DreamWorks head Stacey Snider (62), and Time Inc. ceo Ann Moore (86). The top two spots haven’t changed since last year, although their jobs have unquestionably gotten harder — German chancellor Angela Merkel and FDIC chairman Sheila Bair. One more newcomer to this year’s list is new Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, who placed 54th.

— Irin Carmon

Page:  « Previous ... Next »
VIEW ARTICLE IN ONE PAGE
load comments

ADD A COMMENT

Sign in using your Facebook or Twitter account, or simply type your comment below as a guest by entering your email and name. Your email address will not be shared. Please note that WWD reserves the right to remove profane, distasteful or otherwise inappropriate language.
News from WWD
Newsletters

Sign upSign up for WWD and FN newsletters to receive daily headlines, breaking news alerts and weekly industry wrap-ups.

LatestPublications
getIsArchiveOnly= hasAccess=false hasArchiveAccess=false