Gail Ravgiala will become the editor of Design New England magazine beginning with the January/February 2008 issue. Design New England, the Magazine of Splendid Homes and Gardens, publishes six issues per year and its distribution of 55,000 is highly targeted toward affluent homeowners. Ms. Ravgiala is currently the homes editor of The Boston Globe magazine, which includes editing the very successful Your Home issues of the Globe Magazine which run six times a year.
Jill Connors, founding editor of Design New England, will continue to cover the design community and write for the magazine in her new role as editor-at-large.
Ms. Ravgiala has been editing and producing the Your Home issues for 18 years and since 2001 has also been the home design editor for the Boston Sunday Globe Magazine. She is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts/Amherst and has worked for the Globe for 29 years.