Topic: The New York Times Co.

New York Times Co. Taps Outgoing BBC Exec as CEO

Mark Thompson led digital expansion

Nearly eight months to the day since Janet Robinson resigned as the CEO of the New York Times Co., the owner of The Gray Lady has finally found a replacement…

New York Times to Sell

Company reportedly decides to ditch the struggling answers site

The New York Times Company appears to be shedding some layers this morning, as AllThingsD reported that it's planning to sell for $270 million to The New York Times has also…

'New York Times' Names Margaret Sullivan Public Editor

Will act as reader advocate

The New York Times is getting a new watchdog editor, the newspaper announced today. Margaret Sullivan, who served as editor and vp of the Warren Buffett-owned Buffalo News for the…

Publishers Form NewsRight to License Content Online

Former ABC News president Westin named CEO

There’s no question that readers' appetite for news is more voracious than ever. But as news consumption migrates online, newspapers and other major news organizations are facing huge financial challenges…

New York Times Co. Close to Selling Regional Media Group

Halifax Media Group will take over the 16 newspapers

The New York Times Company announced today that it is in “advanced discussions” to sell its Regional Media Group of newspapers to the Halifax Media Group, confirming earlier rumors that…

New York Times Company CEO Janet Robinson to Step Down

No replacement named

New York Times Company CEO Janet Robinson will step down from her position at the end of the month, the company announced today. The company said it would begin searching…

New York Times Reports Profit, Despite Weak Ad Revenue

Paywall's success helped boost earnings

Despite a decline in ad revenue, The New York Times Co. reported a third-quarter profit of $15.7 million today, due in part to its successful campaign to draw paying subscribers…

'Boston Globe' Bets on Paid Content

New 'Globe'-branded site launches today

When newspapers launch paywalls, they take the risk of alienating casual visitors who are surfing for free news content while trying to get loyal users to pay. The Boston Globe is…