Founded in 2008 by Nikki Bowman, New South Media, Inc. is a multimedia company that publishes regional lifestyle and travel magazines for a national audience. New South Media, Inc. publishes WV Living, Morgantown, WV Weddings, WV Living Outdoors, and West Virginia Focus. Custom publications include the Explore brand and The Ultimate Sports & Travel Guide to the Big 12. Many of these publications are also available digitally on Issuu or as a free app for Apple, Kindle, and Google devices.

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Our Publications

WV Living is the premier lifestyle and travel magazine that celebrates contemporary life in West Virginia. It is the state’s leading regional publication and is sold on newsstands nationally and internationally. The award-winning publication showcases uplifting stories, travel destinations, beautiful photography, unique shops and restaurants, and much more.


WV Weddings is the bridal “Bible” for the state. It is an indispensable resource guide with an unparalleled readership that covers everything from real West Virginia weddings and beautiful venues to creative cakes and fabulous florals. WV Weddings is sold on newsstands nationally.



Morgantown is the premier city magazine and lifestyle authority that celebrates West Virginia’s fastest growing city. It is the go-to resource for lifelong residents, for students and their parents, and people relocating to Morgantown.


West Virginia Focus is a bimonthly business and policy magazine for everyone who wants to build a better and brighter future for West Virginia. Its readers are the owners of small businesses—from shops to restaurants to Internet start-ups—and the thought leaders of our state. The mission of West Virginia Focus is to build a better state, one issue at a time.



Contact Us

New South Media, Inc.
Phone: 304.413.0104
Fax: 304.413.0105
Email: info@newsouthmediainc.com

709 Beechurst Avenue, Suite 14A
Morgantown, WV 26505

1116 Smith Street
Charleston, WV 25301

Press/Media Inquiries
Nikki Bowman
Publisher/Editor
nikki@newsouthmediainc.com


Editorial Inquiries
Katie Griffith
Managing Editor
katie@newsouthmediainc.com


Subscription & Newsstand Inquiries
Sarah Shaffer
Office & Circulation Manager
sarah@newsouthmediainc.com


Advertising Inquiries
Bekah Call
Advertising Support Specialist bekah@newsouthmediainc.com