Kim Fowler recently joined the Ames (Iowa) Tribune as its general manager, bringing with her 27 years of experience working for leading media companies.MORE
Shoni Wiseman has been promoted to general manager of the Lubbock (Texas) Avalanche-Journal.MORE
GateHouse Media, the owner of the Amarillo Globe-News, announced that Belinda Wheeler Mills, the publication's current director of operations/advertising director, has assumed the title of general manager/advertising director.MORE
McClatchy has added two new leaders to its advertising team as it continues to transform its sales operation and connect partners to McClatchy's iconic local brands. Holden Berlin was named head of strategic sales and Alison Leuthold was named head of strategic planning and revenue operations.MORE
Terrie Baker, general manager of The Grand Island (Neb.) Independent, has been named publisher.
She succeeds Don Smith, publisher of the Independent since 2003, who has retired.MORE
Michael Sacks has been named publisher of the San Antonio Express-News. He succeeds Susan Pape, who will assume the role of chairman. The announcement was made by Hearst President and CEO Steven R. Swartz and Hearst Newspapers President Jeff Johnson. Both Pape and Sacks will report to Johnson.MORE
Craig A. Springer has been named regional revenue director for Adams Publishing Group-ENC, President and Publisher Robin L. Quillon announced.MORE
Veteran media sales executive Leslie Magalios is the new advertising director of the Enid News & Eagle and EnidNews.com.
Magalios comes to Enid from Chattanooga, Tenn., where she was multimedia account manager for WEHCO Media.MORE
Brad Bailey has been named general manager of GateHouse Media's three suburban Philadelphia newspapers and websites.
Bailey, currently publisher of the Press-Republican newspaper in Plattsburgh, N.Y., will oversee digital and print operations for the The Intelligencer, Bucks County Courier Times, and the Burlington County Times in New Jersey.MORE
Lorry Williams, who has held numerous positions in The Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer's newsroom over the past 32 years, has been named as the newspaper's executive editor.MORE
Judi Burns wore many hats at the Index-Journal beyond serving as president and publisher for more than two decades.
The role that perhaps best suited the newspaper's matriarch, who died on Thursday at age 72, was that of mother.
She wasn't just a mom to her three daughters and fellow The Index-Journal Co. shareholders – Alison Burns-Parham, St. Claire Donaghy and Mundy Price – but also to the dozens of newspaper employees who affectionately referred to her as "Momma."More
Mike Distelhorst has been named publisher of The Fayetteville Observer as part of a consolidation effort by GateHouse Media, which owns the newspaper.More
The executive editor of a New Jersey newspaper was named on Monday as the top editor of the Daily Press (Newport News, Va.) and The Virginian-Pilot (Norfolk).More