Time Inc. Alum Kim Kelleher Named Vice President and Publisher of Wired

Media executive returns to Conde Nast having previously served as vice president and publisher of Self magazine

Last Updated: September 9, 2014 @ 3:07 PM

Conde Nast has named Kim Kelleher vice president and publisher of Wired magazine, the company announced Tuesday.

“Kim is a proven business leader and a true pioneer in this industry,” Conde Nast President Robert A. Sauerberg said in a statement. “Bringing that knowledge and energy to Wired will create new growth opportunities and revenue streams, and power one of our marquee brands into the future.”

Also read: Conde Nast Media Group Names Vanity Fair Publisher Edward Menicheschi CMO and President

Kelleher was most recently president of Say Media, where she oversaw the company’s business strategy including global sales, marketing, production, communications, media solutions and content operations. Prior to Say Media, Kelleher was worldwide publisher of Time. She’s also been vice president and publisher of Sports Illustrated and Self.

“I am thrilled to join Scott Dadich and the incredibly talented team at Wired to continue to build out the Wired franchise,” Kelleher said. “The momentum and growth for the Wired brand is unlimited.”

Also read: Penske Media Purchases Conde Nast’s Fairchild Fashion Media Including Women’s Wear Daily

Kelleher succeeds Howard Mittman, who recently was named vice president and publisher of GQ.