For millions of Americans, the mention of Highlights magazine evokes fond childhood memories of hours spent reading stories and poems, laughing along with The Timbertoes and Goofus and Gallant, or intently searching the Hidden Pictures puzzles for the concealed items. Generations of children were raised with Highlights magazine. Today, Highlights for Children is inviting those grown-up kids to share their memories as part of “I Was a Highlights Kid,” a new Facebook-based social media campaign filled with fun, interactive activities that celebrate the nostalgia of Highlights magazine.
Highlights for Children Launches ‘I Was a Highlights Kid’
Highlights for Children, Inc. Announces Marie O’Neill as Creative Director of Editorial
Highlights for Children today announces that it has appointed Marie O’Neill as Creative Director of Editorial. In this newly created role, O’Neill will lead the overall design sensibility for all children’s products published or licensed under the Highlights brand and its imprints, including all three Highlights magazines, kids’ websites, retail products, and books.
Highlights for Children, Inc. supports American Academy of Pediatrics new recommendation to read aloud to children from birth
Highlights for Children, Inc., the leading family media brand and publisher of the most-read children’s magazines in North America, today announces its support of the American Academy of Pediatrics’ (AAP) new policy announcement about reading to children from birth. The AAP’s recommendation, which was released on Tuesday, aligns with Highlights’ long-standing position on early childhood literacy.
Highlights Magazine Joins Providence Talks Effort
Mayor Angel Taveras today announced that Highlights for Children, Inc, the leading family media brand and publisher of the best-read children’s magazines in North America, will donate 7,500 magazines and books to Providence Talks this year. The materials to be donated include Highlights Hello magazines, designed for children ages 0-2, as well as other baby books and materials to support parents in reading to their babies.
Highlights for Children, Inc. Announces Sylvia Barsotti as Director of Parenting Editorial
To further support Highlights for Children’s dedication to helping families raise curious, confident, creative and caring kids, Highlights announces that it has appointed Sylvia Barsotti as Director of Parenting Editorial. In this newly created role, Barsotti will lead the strategy and development of Highlights Parenting, the division of Highlights that focuses on digital and print content for parents, grandparents, and other caregivers.
Highlights for Children wins big at ‘Achievements in Marketing’ awards dinner
Highlights for Children, the leading family media brand and publisher of the best-read children’s magazines in North America, received top honors from the Columbus American Marketing Association (AMA) for its 2013 Highlights Holiday Gift Guide integrated marketing campaign, as well as four other awards. The Columbus AMA presented the awards at its January 23 Achievements in Marketing awards dinner.
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