Time Inc. has named Leslie Yazel editor in chief of Real Simple. Yazel joins the company from Cosmopolitan, where she served as director of editorial content.
Prior to her time with Cosmo, Yazel served as a deputy editor for The Wall Street Journal. She previously worked for The Washington Post, Redbook, Seventeen, Glamour and Maxim.
Yazel starts Oct. 17. She’ll report to Nathan Lump, editorial director of Time Inc.’s Lifestyle Group.