03/28/2008 02:45 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Ex-Conde Nast Exec Dies Of Heart Attack

Steven T. Florio, a former chief executive of Condé Nast Publications who thrived by selling expensive advertising for expensive products in magazines like Vogue, Vanity Fair and The New Yorker, died Thursday in Manhattan. He was 58 and had homes in Manhattan, Sag Harbor, N.Y., and Key Largo, Fla.

The cause was complications of a heart attack, said Maurie Perl, a spokeswoman for Condé Nast.

For 10 years, until 2004, Mr. Florio led Condé Nast, the magazine division of Advance Publications, the parent company owned by the Newhouse family.

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