Doug Olsson named publisher of Wilkes-Barre Times Leader

Doug Olsson named publisher of Wilkes-Barre Times Leader

Doug Olsson named publisher of Wilkes-Barre Times Leader
Doug Olsson, a long-time news executive, will succeed Walt Lafferty as publisher of the Wilkes-Barre Times Leader. Walt Lafferty has been named senior vice president of finance and administration for Civitas Media.
 
Doug most recently was a senior group publisher for GateHouse Media’s properties in Missouri. He previously was vice president of advertising sales at The Cincinnati Enquirer, vice president of sales and marketing at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, vice president of advertising sales at The Dallas Morning News, and national ad sales director at The Houston Post.