Welcome Michele Promaulayko & Katie Brown to Yahoo!

By Kathy Savitt, CMO of Yahoo

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We are ecstatic to have Michele Promaulayko and Katie Brown joining the Yahoo Digital Magazine family.  Michele will be joining as editor in chief of Yahoo Health and Katie as editor in chief of the DIY Crafts Magazine, the latest in our magazine initiative launching this fall.

Michele Promaulayko, Yahoo Health Magazine

Michele joins us from Women’s Health where she was editor in chief for 5 years. Under her leadership, Women’s Health has experienced tremendous growth digitally and in print, while garnering some of the magazine industry’s highest accolades including the National Magazine Award for General Excellence. She is also the author of the popular book Look Better Naked: The 6-Week Plan To Your Leanest, Hottest, Body—Ever.  Michele is frequently called on as an expert to comment on trends and news in health & fitness.  

Through expert insights, the hottest fitness regimens, nutrition updates, and information about common conditions and health news, Yahoo Health inspires readers to be happy & healthy.  

Michele is based in New York and starts on August 25.

Katie Brown, Yahoo DIY Crafts Magazine

Bringing over 15 years of experience in decorating, home renovations, and entertaining, Katie is a best selling author, and host of the TV series “Katie Brown Workshop” on public television and Create TV.

The new Yahoo DIY Crafts Magazine will be a destination for sophisticated “how to” projects, a resource for DIY enthusiasts, and will make aspirational projects doable. From decorating a room on a budget, learning how to stain a floor, hang curtains, and get tips on hosting a unique dinner, the magazine will be infused with personality, style, and sophistication.

Katie will be based in New York and Los Angeles and starts on August 18.