IPC Media's Sue James has been appointed to the newly-created role of editorial director of Woman magazine.
James will continue in her position as editorial director of IPC stablemates Woman & Home and Essentials.
In her new role, which is effective immediately, James will work alongside Woman editor Karen Livermore, who oversaw a relaunch of the magazine in May as it looked to exploit a gap in the market for a more "positive and aspirational" weekly women's magazine.
IPC Media chief executive Sylvia Auton said: "This expansion of Sue's role is a well-deserved promotion and recognition of her talent.
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