Tribune Publishing Adds 2 NY Times Vets

Rajiv Pant and Mohit Pandey join the company.

Tribune Publishing has named Rajiv Pant chief product, technology and user experience officer, and Mohit Pandey senior vp of engineering and mobile.

Both Pant and Pandey previously worked for The New York Times. Pant served as chief technology officer and Pandey—who comes directly from the Times—headed up mobile engineering.

Pant will report to another former Times staffer, Tribune digital president Denise Warren. Pandey will report to Pant.

Both Pant and Pandey will join Tribune Nov. 3o.