Press Release Archive for 2013

Star Tribune Promotes Rene Sanchez To Editor and Senior Vice President

Reaffirming Star Tribune’s Commitment to Comprehensive Local News Coverage, Veteran Journalist Is Tapped to Lead Minnesota’s Largest News Operation



Star Tribune Announces Departure of Nancy Barnes, Editor and Senior Vice President, after Distinguished 10-Year Tenure Marked by Award-Winning Journalism

Barnes Accepts Appointment as Editor and Executive Vice President of Hearst Newspapers’ Houston Chronicle



Star Tribune Unveils “Going Out” Smartphone App Featuring Location-Aware Listings and Recommendations for Dining, Entertainment

Sponsored by Mall of America, “Going Out” App Blends Hand-Curated Content from Star Tribune Experts with Location-Aware Recommendations, Reviews, and More



Star Tribune Unveils “Top 100 Workplaces in Minnesota” for 2013

Edward Jones Takes Prize for Large Companies, Right At Home Named Best Midsized Employer, and Magnet 360 Earns Top Honor Among Small Firms in Fourth Annual Program



Emmy-Award-Winning Anchor Vineeta Sawkar Named Video Host for Star Tribune

Respected Twin Cities Broadcast Veteran Will Lead StarTribune.com’s Rapidly Expanding Video News Operations Featuring Daily Segments, Breaking News Reports, Interviews, and More



Star Tribune Posts Circulation Gains for Sixth Consecutive Reporting Period

Impressive Growth Streak in Alliance for Audited Media Rankings Complemented by Strong Gains in Paid Digital Subscriptions and Opt-In Pre-Print Advertising Delivery



Star Tribune to Announce Updated Programmatic Media Platform at Exclusive Half-Day Forum on April 22, 2013

Industry Leaders from Rubicon Project, Lotame, MediaMath, GateHouse Media, AOL Advertising, isocket, Haworth, and Star Tribune to Gather at “The Future of Programmatic Media” event



Star Tribune wins two Pulitzer Prizes

Star Tribune has won two Pulitzer Prizes.



Star Tribune Unveils Upgraded StarTribune Weekly Ads to Streamline Shopping Experience and Give Advertisers More Options

Digital Preprints Solution Drives Increased Shopper Traffic at Minnesota’s No. 1 Website