Samantha Barry Named The New Editor-In-Chief of Glamour Magazine
Irish Journalist Samantha Barry, the Executive Producer for Social and Emerging Media at CNN Worldwide, has been appointed editor-in-chief of Glamour Magazine.
She is the eighth editor of the magazine which is one of the biggest fashion and beauty media brands in the world, attracting more than 15 million consumers across social, 10 million in print, and 7 million digital each month.
As regards to her appointment, Barry said in a statement, “I am as humbled by Glamour’s past as I am excited about Glamour’s future, I could not be more proud to take the reigns of an iconic women’s brand at this pivotal moment for all women’s voices. For me, Glamour is the home of strong storytellers, insightful journalism, beauty and fashion. I look forward to building on the brand’s success, and sharing Glamour with audiences everywhere.”
She previously worked at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and BBC World News, as well as RTÉ and Newstalk.