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Articles tagged Tronc (13)

New hires from The New York Times and The Washington Post bring new faces to a news organization that has been in flux under Tronc management.
Can it attract a new editor of national stature with digital savvy? Or will continued chaos within Tronc scare talent off?
Consider this a roadside guide to accidents of history as evidenced by the collisions between newspapers and Google and Facebook.
Seven questions in what’s already been a very strange year.
Will his attempt to sideline investor Patrick Soon-Shiong lead to consolidated control, or will legal action push back? And did we ever figure out what a Tronc is, anyway?
Fake news percentages, numbers of working journalists, declining print ad revenue: 2016 in numbers.
From “I think none of us were ever really happy with our old content management system” to “I’ve never seen such a great response to a CMS before.”
For all his talk of media reinvention, CEO Michael Ferro’s company is in the same position as lots of newspaper publishers: cutting costs to deal with accelerating print decline.
Its chief content officer: “My message has been, any journalist at any of our papers can come up with a great idea, something that we think is scalable, we will help them scale it.”