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May 7, 2009
LOS ANGELES, May 7, 2009 – The Los Angeles Times Media Group announced today the launch of LAetcetera, a new weekly spin-off from the team that produces LA, Los Angeles Times Magazine (latimes.com/magazine). Debuting May 10th, LAetcetra will offer readers original LA -style cover stories and exclusive versions of select popular features in a weekly format. In addition, the magazine will introduce the "Private Party" page with insider photos and news.
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September 30, 2009
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – September 30, 2009 – The Los Angeles Times today announced Lisa Fung as Online Arts & Entertainment Editor. In her new role she will oversee round-the-clock multimedia coverage of all arts and entertainment, including Calendar, The Envelope and Company Town, as well as more than a dozen latimes.com blogs. In addition, Fung is charged with developing new online properties and services to enhance The Times' standing as the definitive source for news, information and analysis about pop culture, celebrity, movies, music, television, social media, video games, arts, culture, awards and the business of Hollywood.
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NEWS
September 24, 2009
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – September 24, 2009 – The Los Angeles Times today announced Nicholas Goldberg has been named Editor of the Editorial Pages. Goldberg's responsibilities include oversight of The Times editorial board, as well as Op-Ed, Sunday Opinion and letters. "The Times editorials and Op-Eds deliver a bracing range of views and lead a crucial dialogue about all aspects of life in California," said Times Publisher, Eddy Hartenstein. "Nick Goldberg brings experience and leadership to his new position and will ensure the continued excellence and intellectual depth of our editorial pages."
NEWS
September 28, 2009
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – September 28, 2009 – Following the well-received launch of its redesigned site, the Los Angeles Times today announced Sean Gallagher as Managing Editor, Online. In his new role Gallagher will be responsible for the overall reader experience on latimes.com and on the Los Angeles Times Media Group's growing portfolio of digital properties. "Sean's talent, integrity and command of virtually every facet of online publishing have been crucial to latimes.
NEWS
August 13, 2009
LOS ANGELES, CA, August 13, 2009 -- The Los Angeles Times today revealed a site redesign aimed at capitalizing on unparalleled online growth and emblematic of ongoing editorial and business strategy implementation which made latimes.com the fastest-growing top newspaper site June 2008-June 2009. "The new latimes.com is representative of the changes we've made to create an around-the-clock, integrated newsroom armed with the tools that ensure immediacy, feed the Web, mobile devices and social media, and supplements our print edition," said Times Editor Russ Stanton.
NEWS
September 8, 2009
LOS ANGELES, Calif., September 8, 2009 -- The Los Angeles Times (www.latimes.com) today announced the launch of its new, weekly Pro Football Pick 'Em (www.latimes.com/football) enabling its Sports' readers, weekend warriors and fantasy sports enthusiasts to register a team, create or join an existing league, invite friends and pick game winners. Alongside The Times enormously popular and respected sporting news coverage and commentary, users will also now find Game Forecast (www.latimes.
NEWS
September 28, 2009
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – September 28, 2009 – Following the well-received launch of its redesigned site, the Los Angeles Times today announced Sean Gallagher as Managing Editor, Online. In his new role Gallagher will be responsible for the overall reader experience on latimes.com and on the Los Angeles Times Media Group's growing portfolio of digital properties. "Sean's talent, integrity and command of virtually every facet of online publishing have been crucial to latimes.
NEWS
September 30, 2009
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – September 30, 2009 – The Los Angeles Times today announced Lisa Fung as Online Arts & Entertainment Editor. In her new role she will oversee round-the-clock multimedia coverage of all arts and entertainment, including Calendar, The Envelope and Company Town, as well as more than a dozen latimes.com blogs. In addition, Fung is charged with developing new online properties and services to enhance The Times' standing as the definitive source for news, information and analysis about pop culture, celebrity, movies, music, television, social media, video games, arts, culture, awards and the business of Hollywood.
BUSINESS
December 9, 1997
Robert N. Brisco has been named senior vice president of advertising and marketing and new business development for the Los Angeles Times, effective immediately. Brisco, 34, previously The Times' senior vice president of classified advertising sales and marketing, new business development and production operations, assumes responsibility for all advertising functions at The Times, which generates nearly $900 million in advertising revenue annually.
BUSINESS
October 23, 1997
The Los Angeles Times has created three new vice president positions in its advertising and marketing division in order to organize the paper for future growth. Donna Freed, previously a director of advertising, has been promoted to vice president of advertising, responsible for national and entertainment advertising. Freed, 39, oversees The Times' extensive entertainment advertising business as well as its national sales offices and national sales staff in Los Angeles.
NEWS
September 24, 2009
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – September 24, 2009 – The Los Angeles Times today announced Nicholas Goldberg has been named Editor of the Editorial Pages. Goldberg's responsibilities include oversight of The Times editorial board, as well as Op-Ed, Sunday Opinion and letters. "The Times editorials and Op-Eds deliver a bracing range of views and lead a crucial dialogue about all aspects of life in California," said Times Publisher, Eddy Hartenstein. "Nick Goldberg brings experience and leadership to his new position and will ensure the continued excellence and intellectual depth of our editorial pages."
NEWS
September 8, 2009
LOS ANGELES, Calif., September 8, 2009 -- The Los Angeles Times (www.latimes.com) today announced the launch of its new, weekly Pro Football Pick 'Em (www.latimes.com/football) enabling its Sports' readers, weekend warriors and fantasy sports enthusiasts to register a team, create or join an existing league, invite friends and pick game winners. Alongside The Times enormously popular and respected sporting news coverage and commentary, users will also now find Game Forecast (www.latimes.
NEWS
August 13, 2009
LOS ANGELES, CA, August 13, 2009 -- The Los Angeles Times today revealed a site redesign aimed at capitalizing on unparalleled online growth and emblematic of ongoing editorial and business strategy implementation which made latimes.com the fastest-growing top newspaper site June 2008-June 2009. "The new latimes.com is representative of the changes we've made to create an around-the-clock, integrated newsroom armed with the tools that ensure immediacy, feed the Web, mobile devices and social media, and supplements our print edition," said Times Editor Russ Stanton.
NEWS
May 7, 2009
LOS ANGELES, May 7, 2009 – The Los Angeles Times Media Group announced today the launch of LAetcetera, a new weekly spin-off from the team that produces LA, Los Angeles Times Magazine (latimes.com/magazine). Debuting May 10th, LAetcetra will offer readers original LA -style cover stories and exclusive versions of select popular features in a weekly format. In addition, the magazine will introduce the "Private Party" page with insider photos and news.
BUSINESS
April 24, 1991 | From a Times Staff Writer
The Los Angeles Times on Tuesday reported a weekday circulation gain of 32,787 and a Sunday circulation increase of 71,885, which allowed the publication to retain its position as the nation's largest daily metropolitan newspaper. For the six months ended March 31, daily circulation increased 2.7% to 1,242,864 while Sunday circulation rose 4.8% to 1,576,425, the newspaper reported.
BUSINESS
July 25, 1990 | ALAN CITRON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Times Mirror Co. reported Tuesday that it earned $47 million in the second quarter, compared to $85 million a year earlier, when profit was boosted by a $23-million pretax gain from the sales of timberlands. The Los Angeles-based media company said its second-quarter revenue was $906.6 million, a 5.3% increase over the same period in 1989, when company revenue totaled $861.3 million. Robert F.
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