Vice President of International
Tom Rowland is Vice President of International at Meredith Corporation, a position he’s held since Meredith acquired Time Inc. in early 2018. Prior to that, Tom served for 10 years as Director of Legal & Business Affairs at Time Inc. International and became Vice President of Time Inc. International in 2017.
Tom oversees Meredith’s international licensing of its 40+ iconic brands, including PEOPLE, SHAPE, INSTYLE, FOOD & WINE, TRAVEL + LEISURE, BETTER HOMES & GARDENS, and LIFE. Meredith brands and content reach consumers in more than 70 countries across print, digital, television, dining, events, exhibitions, education and merchandise, in each case customized for local markets.
Tom has 14 years of experience working in media and continues his responsibility for legal matters of Meredith International. Tom started his legal career at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson after receiving his JD, magna cum laude, from Seton Hall University School of Law, and his BA from Wittenberg University. Prior to law school, Tom was on the staff of Governor George V. Voinovich, Ohio.Back
What our attendees say…
For me, it’s vital that I attend the FIPP World Media Congress. It’s the one place to learn about the international industry developments and to meet key contacts in person, so it’s the best use of my time and money.
Yolanda Ausin Castaneda, General Manager
Asociación de Revistas de Informacion (ARI), Spain
The FIPP World Media Congress is a place for us to do business and meet publishers from around the world, both existing partners that we have relationships with and new ones that can help us expand our brands globally.
Kevin LaBonge, Vice President, Global Licensing
Penske Media, USA
I’ve been to every FIPP World Media Congress since 2015. It’s a great opportunity to sit down with potential customers and show them what we do. It’s a great event.
Jonny Kaldor, Co-Founder & CEO
If I were a doctor, and you were my patient and a media company, my prescription would be ‘go to the FIPP World Media Congress’.
John Wilpers, Senior Director, US
Innovation Media Group, USA
It’s the place to feel the pulse of the industry, to see what’s changed and what the new trends are. As well as the big-name speaker presentations, the networking opportunities are invaluable for us.
Dragana Trivanovic, Client Relations & Event Manager
Content Insights, Serbia
The FIPP World Media Congress is one of the biggest, most established and most important events in the industry. It combines great networking with great presentations – real-world, practical insights that you can take back to the office and put into practice straight away.
Chris Kerwin, Managing Director, Food Group
Immediate Media Co., UK