77 (MBA) became chief executive officer of The
Associated Press in June. Curley, a vice chairman of the RIT Board
of Trustees and co-chair of The Campaign for RIT, was president
and publisher of USA Today from 1991 until accepting
the new position. A native of Easton, Pa., he worked in numerous
positions for the Gannett Co. Inc. for more than three decades,
and became a senior vice president in 1998. The AP, founded in
1848, is a not-for-profit cooperative of U.S. newspapers and broadcasters
with more than 15,000 media outlets around the world.
01 (M.S., multidisciplinary studies) in December
became editor and vice president/news at The Cincinnati Enquirer.
Callinan had been editor of the Arizona Republic since
December 2000, and previously was editor at the Rochester
Democrat and Chronicle. All three papers are owned by Gannett
Co. Inc., which Callinan joined in 1977. He won Gannetts
Editor of the Year award in 1997.
77 (printing management) was named senior vice
president and general manager for the Chicago Tribune
in March. In the new role, Malone oversees key departments including
circulation, finance, operations, strategic marketing and technology
as well as the Internet edition, chicagotribune.com and related
sites. He began his career with the Tribune in 1979.