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Established in 1994, OutSmart is an award-winning monthly publication that has delivered local and national news to Houston’s LGBT audience for over 22 years. Published in print and online, we reach 200,000+ readers each month and have a loyal fan base spanning from Houston to Los Angeles. The magazine even has an international following in Canada, Mexico, The United Kingdom, Australia, and various other locations across the globe.

OutSmart has proudly received recognition on both local and national levels. The magazine was voted “Nation’s Best Local Magazine” by the Vice Versa Gay Press Awards and has been named “Best Local Publication in Houston” by the Houston Press for four consecutive years (2006, 2007, 2008, and 2009).

Pick up a free copy of OutSmart at any of our 375+ locations in and around Houston. The magazine is also distributed at select sites in Austin, Brownsville, Corpus Christi, Dallas, El Paso, and San Antonio.

Meet Our Staff

GregGreg Jeu
Publisher/Editor-in-Chief
TomTom Fricke
Associate Publisher
Untitled-4Blase DiStefano
Creative Director/
Entertainment Editor
MeganMegan Smith
Assistant Editor/Web Editor
JoannaJoanna Jackson
Account Executive

Print

OutSmart is certified by the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce as an LGBT Business Enterprise (LGBTBE).

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OutSmart’s circulation is audited by Verified Audit Circulation Service. OutSmart is the only LGBT monthly magazine in Texas with an audited circulation.