A longtime publishing executive will become president of Northeast Ohio Media Group, which operates Cleveland.com, the Sun News and is responsible for multimedia ad sales and marketing for The Plain Dealer in Cleveland.
NEOMG announced the hiring of Timothy P. Knight on Cleveland.com (http://bit.ly/1OhYYdG ) Monday. He will succeed Andrea Hogben, who said in August that she would leave the company at the end of the year.
For the last four years, Knight has been chief executive officer of Wrapports LLC, which owns the Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Reader and Splash and is an investor in digital startup businesses. Knight has previously served as president and CEO of Newsday Media Group, publisher of Newsday and has held executive positions with Tribune Publishing Company and Chicago Tribune Media Group.
Information from: Northeast Ohio Media Group, http://www.cleveland.com
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