HOT Media Publishing and Betterhomes re-launch Better Living 

Dubai-based publishing company, HOT Media Publishing has partnered with Betterhomes to re-launch home interiors magazine Better Living. The re-launch issue offers advice and inspiration to homeowners looking to style, decorate, upgrade or renovate their home. The magazine re-launch will follow a website launch containing exclusive content and updates.

“Our newly-revamped home interiors magazine, which has been running since 2006, is a must-read for anyone looking to put a personal stamp on their home,” says John Thatcher, Editorial Director and Co-Owner, HOT Media Publishing. “With the home interiors industry expanding to include a fantastic mixture of international brands and homegrown businesses, and an increasing appetite for interiors and property related advice and information, we hope that this magazine will guide our readers towards creating a home they love.”

New appointment at HOT Media

Dubai-based publishing company, HOT Media Publishing has appointed Mohamed Galal to the role of Business Development Manager. With over nine years of experience, Mohamed previously worked with Motivate Publishing as Advertising Manager for Gulf Business magazine, with Crestcom as Senior Training and Business Development Manager and most recently with ATL Media as Advertising Manager – Sales. In his new role, he will work on increasing sales and revenue as well as finding new businesses for HOT Media and overseeing its markets in Saudi Arabia, Oman, Kuwait, Bahrain, Lebanon and Egypt.

“I’m excited to join HOT Media and be back in the media and publishing industry,” says Mohamed. “I look forward to working with the wonderful team at HOT Media and contributing towards making this year yet another outstanding year for the company.”

Annie Darling joins MOJEH

MOJEH has appointed Annie Darling to the role of Lifestyle Writer. Previously Features Editor at Hot Media Publishing where she worked on magazines such as World Traveller and AIR, Annie specialises in writing about luxury lifestyle and travel. In her new role, she will write about popular culture, fashion and current affairs for the magazine’s print publication and website.

“MOJEH is a beautiful magazine that combines beauty, style, glamour and contemporary culture in an effortless way,” says Annie. “It’s an exciting publication, which I’m delighted to have joined and I hope to spark discussion about the people, trends and events that matter most.”

Eleanor Joslin to leave ITP Publishing

Eleanor Joslin will step down from her role as Editor at Harper’s Bazaar Interiors, part of ITP Publishing, in order to pursue freelance projects. With over five years of experience in journalism, Eleanor worked as Editor for the Better Homes portfolio at HOT Media Publishing before joining ITP.  She will now be working on providing a range of Editorial solutions and services, such as editing print and digital content, producing magazines and supplements and writing features.


Hot Media Publishing promotes Richard Jenkins

Richard Jenkins has been promoted to Editor of AIR and World Traveller magazines at Hot Media Publishing, having previously worked on both titles as Deputy Editor since February 2014. Richard will continue to cover luxury travel for World Travel, and all areas of ultra-luxury lifestyle for AIR including writing and commissioning features on watches, motoring, jewellery, fashion and gastronomy. In his new role, Richard will become more involved in commercial aspects of the titles.

“I’m very excited to take on this new role at Hot Media,” says Richard. “I look forward to working as hard as I can to make AIR and World Traveller even better magazines than they already are.”