American Society of Magazine Editors

Keija Minor

Editor in Chief


Keija Minor has been editor in chief of BRIDES since 2012.

Under her leadership, the magazine was redesigned and went on to win AdWeek’s Hot List Reader’s Choice Award for Hottest Fashion Magazine in 2013 and 2015. Also in 2013, Ebony named her to its Power 100 list, and in 2015 Premier Traveler magazine honored her as one of the Most Compelling Women in Travel.  As of 2016, BRIDES has grown its digital traffic by more than 163 percent and mobile traffic has increased by more than 278 percent. She is a member of the American Society of Magazine Editors Diversity Committee.

Keija was editor in chief of Uptown magazine prior to joining BRIDES. She had previously been editor in chief of Gotham magazine, following her role as managing editor of Los Angeles Confidential and Aspen Peak. Keija practiced corporate law before making a career transition to publishing. She currently lives in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. Follow her @KeijaMinor.