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Jann S. Wenner

Rolling Stone Magazine

1967 - Present

Publishing & Print Media

1960 b. 1946
male
Personal
Born-Died1946
BirthplaceNew York (NY)
RaceWhite
FatherOwner, Small Business
Era - 1960

Influenced by the counterculture of the 1960s, Wenner set out to create a new rock magazine. Launched in 1967, Rolling Stone magazine became an instant success. Wenner, known for his ability to spot new trends, has gone on to repeat this early success by launching several additional targeted publications including US, Men's Journal, and Outside.