I am pleased to announce that Ron Hasse will be returning to the Los Angeles Daily News as the Vice President of Consumer Marketing effective Monday, October 12, 2009.
As many of you know, Ron spent many years at the Daily News in a variety of capacities including Circulation Director as well as the Vice President of Sales & Marketing for LANG. For the past four years Ron served as the Director of Sales & Marketing for the Los Angeles Times where he was instrumental in developing many of the “go to market” strategies and programs currently in place at the Times.
Ron will have day to day responsibilities for all circulation activities at the Daily News, Long Beach Press Telegram and the Torrance Daily Breeze. He will report directly to Linda Lindus, Publisher of Long Beach and Torrance as well as yours truly.
Additionally, Ron will have LANG responsibilities developing sales strategies for the other LANG properties. In that capacity, Ron will be working directly with Dave Williams, Vice President Circulation for LANG.
Oct 7, 2009
Hasse returns to LANG
After four years as marketing director at the Los Angeles Times, Ron Hasse will return to the Los Angeles Newspaper Group to work on circulation and marketing for the Singleton-owned chain. Here's a portion of the memo from LA Daily News publisher Jack Klunder, who was also at the Times until recently: