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Mike Schnaidt named Creative Director of Men's Health

Mike Schnaidt has been named Creative Director of Men's Health

He joins Men's Health from Popular Science, where he most recently worked as the Deputy Design Director. In addition to a prior stint as Senior Art Director of Men's Health, Mike has held positions at Esquire and Entertainment Weekly.

Scott Dadich Departs WIRED to Start Design Firm

Scott Dadich is leaving his role as Editor-in-Chief at WIRED at the end of January to start a design firm called Godfrey Dadich Partners. Teaming up with Patrick Godfrey, founder of marketing communications agency Godfrey Q, Godfrey Dadich Partners will be a "strategy, content and design firm."

Dadich said, "Covering business, design, and technology as a journalist, however valuable, still means watching from the sidelines. I have felt for some time it was time to get in the game." Godfrey Dadich Partners will open on February 1, 2017 in San Francisco.

Billy Sorrentino Departs WIRED for Apple

Billy Sorrentino has joined the design team at Apple.

Prior to joining Apple, Billy was the Executive Creative Director and Head of Creative at WIRED.

Toby Kaufmann promoted to Photography Director at Refinery29

Toby Kaufmann was promoted to Photography Director at Refinery29 in June. 

Toby will continue her role overseeing the editorial photo department at Refinery29. Toby will report directly to Piera Gelardi the Executive Creative Director & Co-Founder.

Men's Health Adds Two: Hitomi Sato as Co-Art Director and Raymond Ho as Deputy Art Director

Men's Health recently announced the addition of Hitomi Sato and Raymond Ho to the Men's Health team. 

Hitomi Sato has been named Art Director and Raymond Ho has been named Deputy Art Director. Sato and Ho will work directly with award-winning Creative Director Tom O'Quinn and fellow Art Director Pete Sucheski on all visual aspects of the print brand. 

Hitomi Sato joins Men's Health most recently from Condé Nast Traveler where she was the Senior Art Director. She has also held Art Director positions at New York Magazine and ESPN the Magazine

Raymond Ho joins Men's Health most recently from Travel + Leisure where he was the Art Director. Before Travel + Leisure he worked at House Beautiful.

Ashley Smestad-Vélez named Deputy Art Director at The Village Voice

Ashley Smestad-Vélez has been named Deputy Art Director at The Village Voice.

Ashley joins The Village Voice after 4 years at Billboard where she headed various positions including iPad Art Director and Senior Designer, respectively. Prior she was at Popular Science.

Tim Leong promoted to Creative Director at Entertainment Weekly

Tim Leong has been promoted to Creative Director at Entertainment Weekly.

Leong joined EW as its Design Director in 2014. Prior to EW he was at Fortune, WIRED, and Complex.

Leong is the first Creative Director in Entertainment Weekly's 26-year history.
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