Newsday Names General Manager

The Newsday vet moves up.

Newsday has promoted Ed Bushey to senior VP, general manager of Newsday Media Group. Bushey has been with Newsday since 1993, most recently serving as senior VP of audience and operations.

“Ed continues to impress me with his creative and innovative approaches to problem solving and his strong leadership abilities,” said Gordon McLeod, Newsday Media Group’s publisher, in a statement.

Bushey’s appointment is effective immediately.