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'USA Today' Ad Sales Chief Out Paper continues belt-tightening

USA Today had its first high-level exit since Larry Kramer took over as its new president and publisher in mid-May. Lee Jones, who had been svp of advertising for the…

June 11, 2012, 1:41 PM EDT

How Facebook's Open Graph Impacted 'USA Today’s Super Bowl Ad Meter Led to 200,000 more videos viewed

This year marked the first time USA Today digitized its 23-year-old Super Bowl Ad Meter by rolling it out to Facebook in app form. You know lots of love weigh…

May 21, 2012, 9:00 AM EDT

Fast Chat: Larry Kramer Media vet heads to 'USA Today'

Larry Kramer, the founder of MarketWatch, was named president and publisher of USA Today. The appointment comes as the Gannett flagship, like most newspapers, faces declining print advertising and circulation…

May 14, 2012, 8:38 PM EDT

Newspapers See Gain in Daily, Sunday Circ Thanks to paywall, 'NYT' daily circulation soars 73 percent

While U.S. newspapers wage a long-standing fight for print advertising and subscribers, they managed a slight gain in circulation, fueled by increases in digital circ. According to the Audit Bureau of…

May 1, 2012, 10:20 AM EDT

Gannett Putting Up Paywalls Publisher will roll out subscription model to 80 markets this year

Gannett Co. told investors on Wednesday that the company will institute a metered subscription model for the digital version of its newspapers in 80 markets this year. The company has…

February 23, 2012, 5:51 PM EST

Gannett Chief Dubow Steps Down, Citing Medical Problems Gracia Martore succeeds him as CEO

Newspaper publisher and broadcaster Gannett said its chairman and CEO Craig Dubow stepped down due to health problems. A company spokesperson said Dubow suffered from "chronic issues related to prior…

October 6, 2011, 8:45 PM EDT

First Mover: Maryam Banikarim Gannett's first ever chief marketing officer defines her mission and defends the 'McPaper'

Gannett’s been around for 100 years; why do they need a CMO all of a sudden? I think there’s this recognition that while it was fine to be more of a…

September 19, 2011, 6:38 AM EDT

Hilton Sued for Charging Customers for Unwanted Newspapers 'USA Today' could stand to lose millions in revenue

Next time you check out of a hotel, be sure to double-check your bill: You may have bought a newspaper that you never asked for in the first place. A California…

August 3, 2011, 10:33 AM EDT

Susie Ellwood Named VP and GM of 'USA Today' Her replacement will be named Tuesday

Gannett announced today that Susie Ellwood, the former CEO of its Detroit Media Partnership, has been named vice president and general manager of USA Today. According to a statement, Ellwood…

June 6, 2011, 2:42 PM EDT

USA Weekend, USA Today Your Life Combine Edit Teams Move follows continued ad page declines

Gannett has merged the editorial teams of USA Weekend, its Sunday newspaper supplement, and USA Today’s Your Life, a lifestyle newspaper section and online vertical it launched this past fall. The…

May 17, 2011, 9:40 AM EDT