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Friday, October 28 • 10:00am - 10:50am
Effecting institutional changes: Moving past inertia to major transformation

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What happens when a media organization takes a radically different approach to its business model? We'll talk to newsroom leaders from Politifact, The Salt Lake Tribune, and the Cap Times to understand how they made the case to change their approach, got buy-in and moved forward with major organizational changes.
Session audience and takeaways:
  • People who work in newsrooms who want to learn how to make changes big and small possible
  • What you need to do to shepherd change in a newsroom; what it takes to change your organization’s business model

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Chris Murphy

The Capital Times (aka Cap Times)
Murphy is the managing editor for the Cap Times, a 105-year-old former daily newspaper in Madison, Wisconsin that is retooling its business model. Murphy is the lead person for investigating new revenue streams, including events — most notably Cap Times Idea Fest, which debuted... Read More →
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Josie Hollingsworth

Josie Hollingsworth is PolitiFact's Audience Director. Previously, she worked in audience engagement, expanding social platforms and website production at The Seattle Times and the Tampa Bay Times.
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Lauren Gustus

The Salt Lake Tribune
Lauren became Executive Editor of The Salt Lake Tribune in fall of 2020. The Tribune is the only major metro news organization to become a nonprofit. It achieved sustainability in 2021, under Lauren’s leadership.She previously worked for McClatchy as West Region Editor, overseeing... Read More →
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Paul Cheung

Center for Public Integrity
Paul Cheung leads The Center for Public Integrity as CEO to counter the corrosive effects of inequality by using investigative reporting to hold powerful interests accountable and equipping the public with knowledge to drive change. Previously, he managed a multi-million dollars investment... Read More →

Friday October 28, 2022 10:00am - 10:50am CDT
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