Luxurious way of life journal Avenue has named Ben Widdicombe editor-in-chief.
The magazine, which began within the mid-‘70s, relaunched earlier this 12 months.
Widdicombe joins from the New York Occasions — the place he’s been a columnist and frequent Kinds contributor.
He’ll take the helm at Avenue beginning with the Might situation, we hear.
“It’s a good time to be becoming a member of the journal,” he mentioned. “Since everybody has to remain indoors proper now, they’ll want one thing to learn.”
Web page Six completely revealed in 2018 that Avenue was being acquired from Manhattan Media by billionaire movie maven and actual property mogul Charles S. Cohen.
He instructed WWD, “One of many first issues I wished to do was to get rid of the socialite profile picture that the journal had,” by increasing to a wider viewers.