• Jennifer Bringle

Scott Franz joins Casual Living

Will serve as senior account executive

Scott FranzScott Franz has joined Casual Living, serving in the role of senior account executive. He will report to John Emerick, senior publisher.

Franz comes to Casual Living from sister publication HFN where he served as publisher since 2015. Previously, he worked for Business News Publishing Company as associate publisher/sales manager for six magazines and Cahners Publishing for nearly 13 years as national sales manager.



"I feel so fortunate to have been given this opportunity," Franz said. "I have a great deal of passion and respect for this industry. I look forward to preserving Casual Living's tradition by delivering the best-written magazine to our readers and the best-read magazine to our advertisers."

“I am excited to have Scott join the Casual Living team,” Emerick said. “He brings a wealth of knowledge about the home furnishings industry, along with a keen interest in building partnerships with clients to help them advance their businesses.”

Franz can be reached at sfranz@casualliving.com and 937-931-4461.

Image of Jennifer BringleJennifer Bringle | Features Editor, Casual Living

Jennifer Bringle is the features editor of Casual Living. She previously served as an editor and reporter at a number of publications, including Kids Today, AAA Living Magazine, The News & Observer of Raleigh and Carolina Parent. Her work also has appeared in The Washington Post, Southern Living, Our State and The News & Record of Greensboro, and she is the author of several non-fiction books for middle and high school-aged children.  Contact her at jbringle@casualliving.com

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