After greater than 25 years in Gannett, President and CEO Robert J. Dickey intends to retire subsequent 12 months .
Dickey agreed to remain till Could 7 or till a substitute was appointed, the writer mentioned in an announcement.
"Now we have an enormous quantity of expertise throughout Gannett. Now we have people who find themselves engaged of their space of experience. They offer their greatest day-after-day " Dickey says in a put up posted on USA In the present day's YouTube channel. "And that's why since Gannett's spin, we're in a position to actually look ahead and see that our future will be brilliant.
Dickey joined Gannett in 1989 when he began Reno (Nevada) Gazette-Journal as director of retail promoting and promoting director. He rose ranks to the US neighborhood publishing president of Gannett in 2008 and was appointed to his present put up after the swarmed writer on the aspect of the newspaper's publishing Broadcast firm.
"Beneath Bob's management, Gannett grew to become the biggest local-to-national media community within the nation, and the award-winning journalism community produced was extraordinary," mentioned Decide Jeffry Louis, chairman of the Gannett Board of Administrators, in a ready assertion.