Jennifer Carroll has been appointed vice president and senior editor of Gannett’s ContentOne, a new initiative to gather and distribute news across the company.
The appointment expands Carroll’s role as vice president of content at Gannett Digital.
“Understanding audience wants and needs and guiding the development of the content that best meets those needs is the crucial part of ContentOne,” Tara Connell, vice president of ContentOne, said in a statement. “Jennifer’s role in developing Gannett’s Information Center and her expertise in content generation for U.S. Community Publishing and the Digital divisions make her ideal to head up content resources for ContentOne.”
Carroll has also had executive editing roles at the McLean, Va.-based company, including managing editor of the Lansing (Mich.) State Journal and The Detroit News, and executive editor of The Burlington (Vt.) Free Press.