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Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Former Arkie named publisher of Austin newspaper

Posted By on Tue, Nov 13, 2012 at 6:37 AM

Special for a handful of old-timers:

Susie Ellwood, who's been executive vp and general manager at Gannett'sUSA Today, has been named new publisher of the Austin (Texas) American-Statesman newspaper, owned by Cox Media.

Relevant history:

Ellwood began her media career in 1984 when she joined the Arkansas Gazette as VP and Director of Marketing, where she led the marketing effort to take the Gazette from being a privately held operation through to corporate ownership by Gannett.

The rest is history, as they say.

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