Larry Kramer Retiring as USA Today Publisher

The hunt for a replacement begins.

Larry-Kramer---9.16.08Larry Kramer, publisher of USA Today since 2012, is retiring. According to USA Today reporter Gregory Korte, Kramer will step down from his role June 26 and join the board of directors at the new Gannett Publishing company.

Kramer—who founded Marketwatch.com—came to USA Today backed by more than 20 years as a journalist. He has won the National Press Club Award, the AP award for news writing and the Gerald Loeb award. His staff have won two Pulitzers.

At USA Today, Kramer succeeded Dave Hunke.