Joanna Piacenza

Senior Reporter


Joanna is a senior reporter for Morning Consult.

Brands Brief: Amazon Said to Seek Acquisition of Landmark Theatres

By Joanna Piacenza Top Stories Inc. is one of several companies looking to acquire Landmark Theatres, sources say, a cinema chain with more than 50 theaters that is owned by Wagner/Cuban Cos. The move that would launch the streaming and e-commerce giant into the brick-and-mortar world of the film industry. (Bloomberg) Facing pressure from lawmakers […]

Brands Brief: Owner of New York Magazine Looking Into Possible Sale

By Joanna Piacenza Top Stories New York Media, which owns New York magazine, is the latest legacy publisher exploring strategic options for a possible sale, according to sources familiar with the issue. New York Media also runs several websites, including Vulture and The Cut, which cover entertainment and fashion. (The Wall Street Journal) Tinder’s co-founders and […]

Brands Brief: Trump Backs Boycott of Harley-Davidson

By Joanna Piacenza Top Stories In a tweet, President Donald Trump backed a boycott of motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson Inc., which said earlier this year that it would begin overseas production of its motorcycles for the European market to avoid the European Union’s tariffs on steel and aluminum. Europe’s tariffs were imposed after Trump placed duties on steel […]