American Society of Magazine Editors

Mark Jannot

Vice President, Content

National Audubon Society

As Vice President for Content, Mark Jannot is responsible for Audubon’s overall content strategy, and oversees the creation and publication of content in all of the organization’s internal- and external-facing channels, including Audubon magazine and Audubon’s website, In addition to managing the journalistic arm of the organization, Jannot spearheads the Audubon Mural Project in Upper Manhattan. His leadership brings greater strategic focus and clarity to Audubon's external communications with an emphasis on creating and distributing top-notch content supporting Audubon's conservation efforts. Immediately prior to joining Audubon in May 2013, Jannot was Chief Content Officer for Reader’s Digest Milwaukee, where he oversaw all brand expressions for publications including Taste of Home, Birds & Blooms and Country Woman. Prior to that, he was editor in chief of Popular Science and editorial director at Bonnier’s Technology Group, where he oversaw all editorial operations of Popular Photography, American Photo and Sound+Vision in addition to Popular Science. He led editorial development of Bonnier Group’s innovative Mag+ tablet publishing platform and launched the first custom-built iPad magazine edition, Popular Science+. Jannot also has extensive experience as a freelance journalist. Jannot has a BSJ and MSJ from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He lives in Harlem with his wife and two sons.