Bruce Apar has been upped to editor in chief and associate publisher of Video Business magazine, the weekly publication of the video retail industry. Marcy Magiera, currently executive editor for Video Business, replaces Apar as editor. The appointments were made by the magazine’s publisher, Rose Einstein.
Apar is a 25-year vet of home entertainment journalism, and has been editor of Video Business since 1989. He is based in New York. Magiera, who is based in Los Angeles, has been with the magazine since 1994.
Video Business is part of the Variety Group of publications at Cahners Publishing.