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Daily News Layoffs Continue Bad day for New York print media as Village Voice editors step down, New York Post offers buyouts

The Daily News is undergoing a rash of layoffs, Capital New York reported. Around 15 employees were given pink slips yesterday, with another round of cuts planned for today. The Daily…

May 9, 2013, 2:53 PM EDT

TBWA\Chiat\Day N.Y. Cuts Staff Post Vonage Layoffs affect 5 percent of personnel

About 10 staffers have been laid off at the New York office of TBWA\Chiat\Day following the loss of Vonage's creative business, according to sources. The cut represents about 5 percent of…

February 20, 2013, 10:26 AM EST

Time Inc. Cuts 6 Percent of Staff Half of layoffs are New York-based

As expected, CEO Laura Lang announced widespread layoffs at Time Inc. today. If there's a silver lining, it's that the number—about 480, or 6 percent of the global headcount of…

January 29, 2013, 10:21 PM EST

LivingSocial Nabs Former Best Buy CMO Digital deals player hires Barry Judge

LivingSocial today tapped Barry Judge as CMO, the same role he held at Best Buy for the last four years during his decade-plus tenure at the big box retailer. He…

January 8, 2013, 3:58 PM EST

New York Times Offers Newsroom Buyouts About 30 jobs will be eliminated, according to Jill Abramson

The New York Times is attempting to save costs by implementing another round of newsroom staff cuts. According to a memo sent by executive editor Jill Abramson this morning, the newspaper is…

December 3, 2012, 3:41 PM EST

BBDO N.Y. Cuts 16 Staffers Follows BofA Loss

In the wake of losing Bank of America, BBDO laid off 16 people Friday afternoon, 2 percent of the agency’s New York staff of 800. The cuts are being made…

October 1, 2012, 11:02 AM EDT

Good Relaunches, Opens Up About Layoffs The magazine makes a shift to a digital community platform

Good founder Ben Goldhirsh shocked media types and set in motion a slew of terrible headline puns (“Bad! Major Editorial Layoffs Hit Good”) when the company laid off the majority…

September 19, 2012, 8:06 AM EDT

The Daily Cuts a Third of Its Staff 50 staffers will be laid off, Sports and Opinion sections reduced

The Daily is calling it a staff reorganization, but it really looks more like the beginning of the end. This afternoon, as first reported by AllThingsD, The Daily will be…

July 31, 2012, 5:41 PM EDT

Yahoo Lays Off 2,000 Employees New CEO Scott Thompson reduces beleaguered portal workforce by 14 percent

Yahoo has confirmed a report by AllThingsD’s Kara Swisher published Tuesday that the company would begin laying off roughly 2,000 employees today (April 4). The company's recently installed CEO Scott Thompson…

April 4, 2012, 4:33 PM EDT

JWT Cuts Staff in Atlanta, Dallas Creative staffers most affected

JWT has dismissed employees at its Atlanta and Dallas offices. An estimated dozen staffers have been laid off, with all but a couple of those in Atlanta, according to sources. The…

March 2, 2012, 3:49 PM EST