Centurion has been awarded the publishing and ad sales contracts
for three titles.
Scouting, the magazine for the Scout Association; The Award Journal, the
quarterly for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme; and Best of British,
a nostalgic title for the grey market, have all joined the Centurion
Jason Grant, publisher at Centurion, is planning to redesign the two
adventure titles - Scouting and The Award Journal - later this year.
James Barber, ad director, will be in charge of ad sales and wants three
more people to bolster his existing sales force of seven.
The editorial:advertising ratio is likely to change from 85:15 to a
60:40 split, according to Grant.
Barber will target specialist outdoor stores such as Blacks for the
The Centurion portfolio includes Legion magazine, published for the
Royal British Legion, and The Rambler.