Thomas Claybaugh Named Publisher of Gannett Central New York Media


By Chris O'Shea Comment

gannett_logo_200x200Gannett has named Thomas Claybaugh the new president and publisher of Gannett Central New York Media, which includes the Press & Sun-Bulletin in Binghamton, the Star-Gazette in Elmira and The Ithaca Journal.

Claybaugh most recently served as the general manager of the Delmarva Media Group, which publishes nine papers and their respective websites.

“Thomas is an outstanding leader and has strong sales experience, mostly in upstate New York, which gives him a deep understanding of the region,” said Robert Dickey, president of Gannett Community Publishing, in a statement. “We look forward to Thomas taking this next step in his career and using his unique skills to achieve great things in Central New York.”

Claybaugh begins September 1. He is succeeding Gannett veteran Sherman Bodner, who is retiring.