944 Magazine is a fashion, entertainment and lifestyle publication that issues separate editions under its brand for several metropolitan areas around the United States.
The parent company, 944 Media was founded in 2001 by Marc Lotenberg. Currently, 944 has a national monthly circulation of 320,000 and publishes in Atlanta, Dallas, Detroit, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, Orange County, Phoenix, San Diego and San Francisco.
944 publishes an annual commemorative sports and lifestyle issue, which it calls GAME. It offers a view of lifestyle issues surrounding athletes, profiling many stories that occur behind the scenes. The issue focuses on trends in global athletics and offers commentary on unique topics related to sports and athletes.
In March 2009, 944 Media announced acquisition of Six Degrees, a competing upscale lifestyle magazine, with editions in Atlanta, Detroit, Miami and Las Vegas as well as its web portal. By October of that year, 944 ceased publication of Six Degrees and launched two new editions of 944 magazine to penetrate the Atlanta and Detroit markets.