Soap Opera Digest has a new owner. American Media, Inc, which previously licensed the Source Interlink publication, has purchased the magazine brand. According to a press release, Stephanie Sloane will continue on as SOD's editor-in-chief and David Jackson will remain as group publisher.
"Soap Opera Digest is a very important strategic acquisition for AMI as it fits perfectly in the Celebrity & Entertainment Group," said American Media Chairman, President and CEO David J. Pecker.
Congrats to the peeps at SOD!