Hearst’s Irish bullish on newspapers
24 Oct 2008
By Shannon Kinney
LEDYARD, Conn. - Hearst Newspapers CEO George Irish told a group of publishers there's reason for plenty of optimism for newspapers, but they'll need to think and operate very differently to be successful.
"Our local franchises are strong, and while they are being battered by the economy they are stronger than anything Google or Microsoft could put forward," Iris