Michele Promaulayko Named Editor of Cosmo

A Cosmo homecoming.

6caa1df919d21dc753fecf1851dbda3dNow that Joanna Coles is Hearst’s chief content officer, the company has found her replacement at Cosmopolitan. The publisher has tapped Michele Promaulayko to succeed Coles as editor in chief. Promaulayko will also serve as editorial director of Seventeen.

Promaulayko most recently served as the editor in chief of Yahoo Health. She previously served as vice president and editor in chief of Women’s Health for six years.

This is a return to Cosmo for Promaulayko. Prior to her time with Women’s Health, she worked as Cosmo’s executive editor for eight years.