American Media Tries to Sell the National Enquirer Amid Controversy

CEO David Pecker said its tabloids can be 'best exploited' under new owners

David Pecker wants American Media to be able to focus on growing its other media brands. Getty Images

The National Enquirer could soon have a new owner.

@SaraJerde Sara Jerde is publishing editor at Adweek, where she covers traditional and digital publishers’ business models. She also oversees political coverage ahead of the 2020 election.