|04/15/14||Gannett Names Andy Yost Senior Vice President of Consumer Sales and Marketing|
|McLEAN, Va., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) announced today Andy Yost has been named senior vice president of consumer sales and marketing. Yost comes to Gannett from Viacom Media Networks where he served as senior vice president, marketing, customer relationship management, responsible for the strategic development and execution of digitally based, direct-to-consumer marketing programs.
In his new role, Yost will serve as Gannett's senior expert in consumer mark... |
|04/10/14||USA WEEKEND Honors 14 Inspiring Grassroots Volunteer Initiatives At The Make A Difference Day Awards|
|Musician Jon Bon Jovi and Today Show Co-hosts Matt Lauer & Savannah Guthrie Also Honored for their Commitment to Volunteerism
MCLEAN, Va., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fourteen grassroots volunteer efforts from across the country were recognized today during the annual Make A Difference Day Awards Luncheon in Washington, D.C. Make A Difference Day is the nation's largest day of service, bringing together millions of Americans to volunteer in their local neighborhoods and communities. It... |
|04/02/14||Gannett Co., Inc. And The Weinstein Company Enter Into A Unique First Look Film And Television Development Deal Accessing All Gannett News Content From Its Vast Portfolio Of National And Local Brands|
|Partnership Provides The Weinstein Company Exclusive Access To Develop Scripted And Unscripted Projects From Gannett's Expansive Media Library As Well As Retain Distribution Rights For Those Titles
NEW YORK, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. and The Weinstein Company (TWC) have entered into a unique first look development deal offering TWC access to the extraordinary resources of Gannett and its powerful network of broadcast, digital, mobile and publishing assets. This unpreced... |
|04/02/14||At GANNETT_FRONT 2014 New Strategic Partnerships Announced with The Weinstein Company, General Mills and Latitude|
|Other 'Stories of Extraordinary Impact' shared by best-selling author Mitch Albom and Olympian Lolo Jones; performances by Ingrid Michaelson and "Kinky Boots" star, Andy Kelso
MCLEAN, Va., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) today held GANNETT_FRONT 2014, the company's second annual upfront event, which showcased how it is partnering in new ways to use the power and reach of its portfolio to bring innovative solutions to the advertising community. With a daily audienc... |
|03/31/14||Gannett to hold first-quarter 2014 earnings conference call on Wednesday, April 23|
|MCLEAN, Va., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) announced today that its first-quarter 2014 earnings conference call with financial analysts will be held on Wednesday, April 23 at 10:00 am. ET. The call will be accessible live to the media and general public via webcast and though a limited number of listen-only, dial-in conference lines.
The company's earnings announcement will be released to news outlets and wire services before the market opens on April 23. ... |
|03/19/14||Christina Pierce Named General Manager, Advertising Director of Alexandria Daily Town Talk|
|MCLEAN, Va., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) announced today Christina Pierce has been named general manager and advertising director of the Alexandria (LA) Daily Town Talk. Pierce comes to Alexandria after serving as the advertising director at The News-Star in Monroe, LA. Pierce will succeed Ed Humphrey, who is retiring after nearly 30 years with Gannett.
"I'm thrilled to appoint Christina to this role. She's the natural choice," said Judi Terzotis, regional pr... |
|03/18/14||Gannett, KING Express Deepest Sympathies to the Victims of Today's News Helicopter Crash in Seattle|
|McLEAN, Va., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) and its Seattle station, KING, are deeply saddened by today's helicopter accident in Seattle, WA.
"Words cannot express the sympathy and sadness we feel for the victims who lost their lives in today's tragedy and for their families," said Ray Heacox, president and general manager, KING. "We grieve this afternoon with the entire Seattle community and our thoughts are with all those affected."
KING shares with KOMO th... |
|03/03/14||Gannett reports Classified Ventures' agreement to sell Apartments.com|
|MCLEAN, Va., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is pleased to report that Classified Ventures, LLC has agreed to sell Apartments.com, which represents approximately one-fourth of Classified Ventures net income, for $585 million to CoStar Group Inc. (Nasdaq: CSGP). The transaction is subject to regulatory approval, and Classified Ventures expects the transaction to close during the second quarter of 2014.
Gannett owns a 26.9% interest in Classified Ventures. Gannett's... |
|02/28/14||Gannett and Sander Media complete sale of KMOV-TV|
|MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) and Sander Media LLC announced today they have completed the previously announced sale of KMOV-TV in St. Louis, MO, to Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP), following the receipt of regulatory approvals.
As part of the sale, Sander Media has conveyed to Meredith substantially all of its assets used in the operation of KMOV-TV, which Sander Media acquired upon completion of the Gannett-Belo transaction on December 23, 2013.... |
|02/25/14||Gannett announces quarterly dividend|
|MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc.'s (NYSE: GCI) Board of Directors today declared a dividend of 20 cents per share, payable on April 1, 2014 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on March 7, 2014.
"At Gannett, we believe that our successful transformation will continue to create strong shareholder returns. We are focused on achieving the appropriate balance among maintaining a strong balance sheet, investing in our existing businesses, making attract... |
|02/04/14||Gannett Co., Inc. Reports Non-GAAP Earnings per Diluted Share of $0.66, Earnings per Diluted Share of $0.39 on GAAP basis|
|MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Highlights for the quarter on a comparable 13-week basis1 include the following:
Publishing Segment operating income on non-GAAP basis was slightly higher year-over-year
Television revenues 23 percent higher excluding record level of political advertising achieved in fourth quarter of 2012
Digital Segment revenue up 4 percent
Belo Corp. acquisition completed on December 23, 2013
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) reported non-GAAP earnings ... |
|01/14/14||USA TODAY and Gannett Kick-off Competition to Find the Best of America's Young, Creative Talent with 2014 U.S. Young Lions Competitions|
|McLEAN, Va., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY and Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI), official U.S. representative to the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, today announced the kickoff of the 2014 U.S. Young Lions competitions. The Cannes Young Lions competitions offer young creative minds from around the world an opportunity to compete against each other and showcase their talent globally.
The annual competition allows entrants to compete in four categories – Cyber, Film, M... |
|01/13/14||Terry Horne Named President and Publisher of Pensacola News-Journal in Pensacola, FL|
|McLEAN, Va., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) announced today Terry Horne has been named president and publisher of the Pensacola (FL) News-Journal.
Horne had been publisher of the East Valley Tribune in Arizona and general manager of 1013 Communications, which offers digital services in Phoenix, Dallas and Houston. Previously, he was CEO and president of the Orange County Register from 2007 to 2011. He is returning to Gannett, where he served as vice president of ... |
|01/13/14||Gannett to webcast fourth-quarter 2013 earnings conference call|
|MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) said today that its fourth-quarter 2013 earnings conference call with financial analysts will be held on Tuesday, February 4 at 10:00 a.m. ET. The call will be accessible live to the media and general public via webcast and through a limited number of listen-only, dial-in conference lines.
The company's earnings announcement will be released to news outlets and wire services before the market opens on February 4. Materia... |