Philadelphia Daily News Staffer Quits as Newspaper Guild President
Posted: 1/17/2013 | By: Mike Armstrong | philly.com
Daily News gossip columnist Dan Gross resigned Wednesday, effective
immediately, as head of the Newspaper Guild of Greater Philadelphia,
which represents 550 unionized newsroom, advertising, and other
employees of Interstate General Media L.L.C., parent company of The
Inquirer, Daily News, and Philly.com.
In a statement issued by the guild, Gross said he had applied for a
voluntary-separation program announced by the company last Thursday and
had been approved for a buyout package. His last day at the Daily News
will be Feb. 1.