Jackie Frank To Hand Over The Reins of Marie Claire Editorship

Jackie Frank To Hand Over The Reins of Marie Claire Editorship

Jackie Frank has confirmed she will no longer edit Marie Claire magazine, the publication she has helmed for nearly 20 years.

This story was originally published by The Daily Telegraph

Jackie Frank is taking on a new wider role at Pacific Magazines.

It opens up a coveted job in magazine circles, with Australia’s up-and-coming editors expected to clamour for the top job.

Frank, who will play a role in choosing her successor, told Confidential yesterday “it’s extremely emotional”.

“But I think the time is right,” she said. “We are in an industry that is undergoing a number of rapid changes and it is kind of exciting to be able to take a big picture approach, a more strategic approach, rather than the day-to-day.”

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