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O’Connor named Publisher at The Daily Herald in Everett

Josh O’Connor has been named publisher of The (Everett, WA) Daily Herald, effective May 1. O’Connor will continue to serve as Vice President of Sound Publishing, Inc., a position he has held since 2008. Sound Publishing President Gloria Fletcher made the announcement and introduced O’Connor to the Herald employees Wednesday afternoon. “Josh is an accomplished […]

Tinker promoted to Senior Account Executive at the Seattle Weekly

Sound Publishing, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Terri Tinker to Senior Account Executive at the Seattle Weekly. Terri began her career with Sound Publishing September 11, 2001 as an Advertising Sales Representative at the Whidbey News-Times – a surreal day to start for a newspaper that serves the military community of Naval […]

Bower promoted to Advertising Sales Manager of the Auburn Reporter

Sound Publishing, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Carol Bower to Advertising Sales Manager of the Auburn Reporter. Carol will assume her new responsibilities March 19th, 2013. Carol began her career with Sound Publishing in June of 2004 as an advertising sales representative within the Kent territory. Carol was a senior sales representative […]

Baumgarten joins Seattle Weekly as Editor in Chief

Sound Publishing is pleased to announce that Mark Baumgarten will be joining Seattle Weekly as Editor in Chief on March 18, 2013. Mark is an editorial leader who believes that every community needs a publication that is thoughtful, fearless, full of heart and—above all else—beholden to its readers. As the editor in chief at Seattle […]

Geldien promoted to Publisher of the Seattle Weekly

Sound Publishing, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Wendy Geldien as publisher of the Seattle Weekly. Wendy assumed her new publishing responsibilities Feb. 4. Wendy moved to Seattle in 1993 and began work at Seattle Downtown News. At the end of 1993, Wendy began work at The Rocket Magazine, a Seattle music magazine. […]

Sound Publishing agrees to purchase the Everett Herald

Sound Publishing, Inc. announced today that it has signed an agreement with the Washington Post Company to acquire the Everett (WA) Daily Herald, a 46,000 circulation daily and Sunday newspaper and its other print and online products. The transaction is expected to close in early March. The Herald has been owned by the Washington Post […]

Beckley Promotion

Sound Publishing is pleased to announce the promotion of Brian Beckley as assistant editor of the Renton Reporter. Brian will assume his new editorial responsibilities Feb 4, 2013. Brian Beckley began his career in journalism at the upstate New York Community News in 1999, a weekly paper serving the two fastest-growing towns in the Capital […]

Sound Publishing buys Seattle Weekly

Sound Publishing, the state’s largest community news organization, today purchased the Seattle Weekly. Details of the purchase were not disclosed. The Weekly, a freely distributed newspaper in Seattle and nearby cities, was purchased from Village Voice Media Holdings. The Seattle Weekly reaches over 200,000 unique print and digital readers every week with more than 1,500 […]