Morais, Richard C.
June 2008
Forbes Asia;6/16/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 11, p47
The article reports on the appointment of Mary Berner, CEO of Reader's Digest Association (RDA) Inc. The powerful publisher founded in 1921 by DeWitt Wallace and Lila Wallace was purchased by Ripplewood Holdings LLC, a New York private equity known for its reengineering Shinse Bank and Japan Telecom Co. Ltd. worth $2.8 billion. Mary was also the former CEO of Fairchild Publications and publisher of Glamour and TV Guide and was asked by her bosses to head the acquisition of RDA.


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