Revolving Door Newsletter: 07.15.08
Chaos Strikes Tribune Co.
July 15, 2008
At this rate, will there be anyone left to fill the pages of the Tribune Co.'s newspapers (even with reduced space allotted for news
)? While Sam Zell
and Russ Stanton
began announcing which 150 staffers
were getting the axe at the Los Angeles Times
(and publisher David Hiller resigned
), Ann Marie Lipinski
, executive editor of the Chicago Tribune
, pushed the paper deeper into chaos by announcing
that -- surprise! -- she was leaving. In her farewell letter, she didn't mention Zell specifically as a reason for her departure, instead writing "professionally, this position is not the fit it once was." We'...
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