What’s behind the Gatehouse biz newspaper strategy

Chris Roush

Chris Roush is the dean of the School of Communications at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut. He was previously Walter E. Hussman Sr. Distinguished Professor in business journalism at UNC-Chapel Hill. He is a former business journalist for Bloomberg News, Businessweek, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, The Tampa Tribune and the Sarasota Herald-Tribune. He is the author of the leading business reporting textbook "Show me the Money: Writing Business and Economics Stories for Mass Communication" and "Thinking Things Over," a biography of former Wall Street Journal editor Vermont Royster.

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  1. K says:

    Nice article, but remember Bridge Tower is owned by GateHouse and from personal experience I can tell you the strategy is the same for any acquisition… Roll-up, cut, and gut. The objective is to wring out every penny of profit.

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