Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Anchorage Daily News' Big Boss - Gary Pruitt - Moving To AP

From the Sacramento Bee:
Gary Pruitt, chairman and chief executive of The McClatchy Co. of Sacramento during a period of growth and turmoil, announced today he's leaving the company to take the top job at the Associated Press.
Pruitt's role will be split. He will be replaced as CEO by the company's chief financial officer, Patrick Talamantes, who has been with the company for 11 years. Kevin McClatchy, a fifth-generation member of the family that controls the company, will assume the role of chairman.

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1 comment:

  1. Feh. We need news people running newspapers, not bean counters.

    Watch the Daily Snooze continue to run downhill under the new regime. Larry Fanning is rolling in the grave.


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