The publishing industry’s prestigious recognition event brings together a veritable who’s who of noteworthy women from the dynamic media community.

Media Contact:
Jessica Dombrowski
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 203-899-8436

NEW YORK – APRIL 14, 2020

Folio: and AdMonsters are pleased to announce the 2020 class of Top Women in Media. Each year, an elite group of women are selected to represent the best and brightest up and comers, entrepreneurs, change-makers, corporate champions, and industry trailblazers in the publishing industry.

The 2020 class of honorees includes: Forbes’ Lynn Schlesinger, Bloomberg’s Julia Beizer, Digitas’ Melissa Berger, ESPN’s Laura Gentile, Consumer Reports’ Leonora Wiener, Stringr’s Lindsay Stewart, POPSUGAR’s Lisa Sugar, Bleacher Report’s Stefanie Rapp and PEOPLE’s Cece Ryan.

View the 2020 Top Women in Media Honorees.

“Although we’re all facing difficult and uncertain times, we are grateful to have the opportunity to recognize such a professionally diverse group of talented and hardworking women from within our publishing community,” says Folio: Content Director, Caysey Welton. “While we look forward and rally ahead together, we’re eager to celebrate these remarkably inspiring women. As is the case every year, these honorees embody everything that’s right about our industry.”

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Honorees will be recognized and celebrated on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at the Edison Ballroom in New York City from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM. To register for this event, please click here. Individual tickets, tables of 10 and tables of 12 are available for purchase. Table purchases come with priority seating and ensure attendees are seated together.

For questions about attending the Top Women in Media Awards, contact Jessica Dombrowski at [email protected]. To become an event sponsor, or for information about congratulatory ads, contact Jonathan Tobak at [email protected] or Justin Loresco at [email protected].

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