July 24, 2014 10:05 PM ET

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Company Overview of Houston Chronicle Publishing Company

Company Overview

Houston Chronicle Publishing Company prints and publishes daily newspapers. It also operates a Website, Chron.com, which provides news in English and Spanish; and information on events, sports, local bands, cars, and jobs. In addition, the company offers reader representative services, advertising services, classified advertising services, obituaries, announcements, photocopies, and online archives, as well as public affairs, advertising marketing, and marketing services. Further, it sells, merchandises, and distributes newspapers and reprints of photos. The company was founded in 1901 and is based in Houston, Texas with additional offices in Austin, Dallas, San Antonio, and Rio Grande Valle...

801 Texas Avenue

Houston, TX 77002

United States

Founded in 1901

Phone:

713-362-7171

Fax:

713-362-3575

Key Executives for Houston Chronicle Publishing Company

President
Age: 46
Founder
Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance and Planning
Age: 44
Vice President of Operations
Age: 47
Chief of Washington
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Houston Chronicle Publishing Company Key Developments

Houston Chronicle Media Group Names Jennifer Chelwick as Vice President of Retail Sales

Jennifer Chelwick has been named Vice President of Retail Sales for the Houston Chronicle Media Group. Chelwick brings a vast knowledge of print and digital product sales to the organization and will focus on cross-platform solutions for the company's regional and strategic accounts across the growing Houston metro. Her knowledge and experience in developing and customizing event-based experiential marketing programs for local companies brings an added dimension to the solutions available to Houston Chronicle Media Group advertisers.

Houston Chronicle Names Nancy Barnes as Executive Vice President

Nancy Barnes was named editor and executive vice president for the Houston Chronicle. Barnes, who's 52, begins her new job October 14 after serving as editor and senior VP of the Star Tribune in Minneapolis since 2007. Barnes succeeds Jeff Cohen, who's moved to oversight of the Houston Chronicle editorial pages.

Houston Chronicle Publishing Company Names Mario Barson as Vice President of Recruitment Advertising

Mario Barson has been named Vice President of Recruitment Advertising for Hearst-owned Texas newspapers, which are headquartered at the Houston Chronicle. The announcement was made by Rob Cravaritis, Executive Vice President of Sales. Barson will focus on bolstering operations of the recruitment sector in Houston, as well as set the sales direction for the other Hearst Texas papers, including the San Antonio Express-News. He will also manage Hearst's recruitment advertising partnerships, including Monster.com. Barson joins Hearst from CareerBuilder.com where he served as an Area Sales Manager. With eight years of experience in sales leadership and business development, Barson specializes in harnessing maximum marketing potential by implementing unique cross-platform marketing solutions that include print, mobile, broadcast and interactive media.

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