[credit provider=”Photo: Courtesy of Michael Pruser”] For the first time since the recession took hold in 2008, wedding budgets have surged.Couples spend an average of $27,000 to tie the knot, with one in five dropping more than $30,000, according to a report by TheKnot.com. That’s not even including the honeymoon.
We got the following anonymous note about The Knot (KNOT), which, truth be told, is a company we hadn’t thought about in a few days. We have no idea whether it’s true. Anyone at the company care to weigh in?
NY-based wedding site The Knot (KNOT) has hired back a familiar face as its new chief operating officer: Carol Koh Evans, who returns to The Knot from Microsoft (MSFT), where she was general manager at Microsoft’s (MSFT) Massive in-game advertising business.
Wedding website The Knot (KNOT) has purchased pregnancy/kid site/magazine The Bump. The Bump provides local information for parents and parents-to-be in 11 markets including LA, NYC, Phoenix, etc. It also publishes “digest-size publications,” which are distributed “to expecting mums at over 750 premier OB/GYNs and 100 high-end retail outlets across […]
Get to work, Janet Scardino: The Knot’s newly hired president and chief marketing officer finds herself employed by a company that just missed its Q3 revenue and earnings goals. Online sponsorship and advertising revenue did grow at an impressive clip, however: up 32% year over year, far faster than at […]
The Knot (KNOT) just hired Janet Scardino from Reuters as President and Chief Marketing Officer. Her deal provides a window into the current market value of senior executives at small public Internet companies. The bottom line? The 48 year-old Scardino probably makes less than the average 29-year old at a […]
No, we didn’t hear that. We just find it ludicrous that, with a dozen rich trad-media conglomerates and struggling Internet behemoths casting around for an Internet strategy, this thoroughly respectable, profitable business hasn’t been married off yet.
The Knot (KNOT) has named Janet Scardino President and Chief Marketing Officer. Scardino was EVP at Reuters and held senior positions at AOL, Disney, and MTV. Full bio blurb after jump.