Hearst Employees Say Magazine Boss Led Toxic Culture At Cosmopolitan staff meetings, workers complain of discrimination and tokenism. Former employees say Hearst Magazines president Troy Young made sexually offensive remarks. Troy Young, president of Hearst Magazines, resigns after report of ‘toxic culture’His resignation from the magazine publisher was announced Thursday night. Mark Thompson steps down as chief executive of New York TimesFormer BBC boss says news outlets need to fully embrace the internet to survive Hearst chief resigns after report alleging toxic culture, misconductYoung is the latest high-level media executive to resign after employees complained about inappropriate behavior. The New York Times Co. Names Meredith Kopit Levien as Chief ExecutiveShe will succeed Mark Thompson, the executive who oversaw a transformation from print to digital, in September. Disney Cuts Ties With ABC News Executive Over ‘Racially Insensitive’ RemarksThe executive, Barbara Fedida, has left the company after an investigation supported complaints about her workplace comments.