People In The News

Jeremy Barr | Capital New York | 6/30/2015
Jim Krumel | The Lima News | 6/25/2015
Pamela Stricker has been named publisher of The Lima News.
Staff Report | San Jose Mercury News | 6/24/2015
Sharon Ryan, publisher of the San Jose Mercury News and its sister Bay Area News Group publications, has been named to oversee all 31 daily and 40 weekly publications in California operated by Digital First Media.
Press Release | The McClatchy Company | 6/24/2015
The McClatchy Company named veteran newspaper and advertising executive Roy W. Heatherly as president and publisher of The Wichita Eagle in Kansas.
News Release | The Columbus Dispatch | 6/23/2015
Jim Hopson will serve as interim publisher of The Columbus Dispatch.
News Release | Bay Area News Group | 6/22/2015
Steve Rossi, a veteran newspaper executive, has been appointed CEO of Digital First Media.
News Release | The News-Gazette | 6/19/2015
Bob Shelton has been promoted to the position of production director of The News-Gazette, Inc. (Champaign, Ill.).
Staff Reports | JDNews.com | 6/19/2015
GateHouse announced that it has named Michael Distelhorst, now publisher of West Texas Community Newspapers, to take a similar role as group publisher of the three daily Eastern North Carolina papers.
Staff Reports | The Columbus Dispatch | 6/17/2015
After 16 years of leading The Columbus Dispatch newsroom, Benjamin J. Marrison is stepping down as editor.
Paige Jones | Frederick News-Post | 6/17/2015
The Frederick News-Post named veteran journalist and former Washington Post ombudsman Patrick B. Pexton as top editor.
NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune | 6/16/2015
NOLA Media Group and Alabama Media Group will become part of a new regional media company across Louisiana, Alabama and Mississippi that will accelerate its audience and revenue growth in the region.
Ravi Somaiya | The New York Times | 6/16/2015
Janine Gibson, a former senior editor at The Guardian will join BuzzFeed as the editor in chief of its British operation.
Press Release | GateHouse Media | 6/12/2015
GateHouse Media LLC announced that Jason Taylor has been named president and publisher of the Las Vegas Review-Journal and president of the company’s western U.S. publishing operations.