about us

A storied history. A bold vision for the future.
Founded in 1925, Lebhar-Friedman is a leading media and marketing company servicing the retail industry, home building, pharmacy, and targeted consumer markets.

Diverse, forward-thinking, and committed to excellence — our staff delivers award-winning content and high-impact marketing products across all media channels.

Learn more about our integrated media brands and creative services.

brands

Editorial excellence. Industry-shaping content.

Lebhar-Friedman’s cross-platform brands deliver insightful, up-to-the-minute information to highly motivated audiences. From leading B2B decision-makers to savvy consumers, we earn our readers through our commitment to excellence.

Digital Media

Publications

International
  • Diamond-Friedman (Japan)
  • Ediciones Y Estudios (Spain)
events

Connecting industry leaders.
Lebhar-Friedman, Inc. recognizes that face-to-face meetings will always be a driving force in business. Our live event planning professionals ensure flawless, time-sensitive execution and maximum results at events both large and small.

Pro Dealer
SPECS
Executive SPECS
DSN Industry Summit
Retail Clinician Congress

marketing

Precision focus.  Creative force.

There is no shortage of agencies that promise life-changing creative, but how many have deep knowledge of your industry built into their DNA?

We know the inner workings of the retail business like no one else — and not only in the U.S., but in Spain and Japan.

That’s not to say we don’t deliver cutting-edge art and copy. But unlike a lot of creative marketers, we know how vertical channels operate, and we use this as the foundation for everything we do.

Integrated marketing

  • Online campaigns
  • Interactive
  • Email marketing
  • Microsites
  • Print
  • Custom publishing
Emerging media

  • Social media
  • Mobile
  • App development
  • Custom content
Strategy & Tech

  • Web development
  • Audience development
  • Content management
  • SEO/SEM
careers

Lebhar-Friedman is a family-run business. We encourage and support a diverse work environment that is dynamic, collaborative and entrepreneurial.  We’re always on the lookout for talented, passionate, forward-thinking media professionals. If you are interested in joining us in our mission of constant growth and 21st century market leadership, please email a resume in Word or PDF format to careers@lf.com.

contact us
Lebhar-Friedman, Inc.
425 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10022
Phone: 212-756-5000
info@lf.com
Events
James Kauhl
Phone: 603-432-4077
jkauhl@lf.com
Chain Store Age
Gary Esposito
Publisher
Phone: 212-756-5118
gesposito@chainstoreage.com
Drug Store News
Wayne Bennet
Publisher
Phone: 212-756-5157
WBennett@drugstorenews.com
Home Channel News
Jack Brannigan
Publisher
Phone: 847-998-6246
jbrannigan@lf.com
Retailing Today
Bruce Smith
Midwest Regional Manager
Phone: 312-645-5080
bsmith@retailingtoday.com
Residential Building
Jack Brannigan
Vice President / Group Publisher
Phone: 847-998-6246
jbrannigan@lf.com
HellaWella
Darren Ursino
Creative Director
Phone: 212-756-5121
dursino@lf.com
Discover BeautyWithin
Steven Dixon
Publisher
Phone: 212-756-5237
sdixon@lf.com
Collaborative Care
Eric Savitch
Publisher
Phone: 856-489-3336
esavitch@drugstorenews.com