BH Media names Thornton as vice president of news
Rick Thornton, who had been an editor and a vice president at the Richmond (Va.) Times-Dispatch, was named vice president of news for BH Media Group.
Omaha, Neb.-based BH Media is a Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary that owns 31 daily newspapers and other publications, including The Times-Dispatch and nine other newspapers in Virginia.
In his new role, Thornton will work with editors at BH Media newspapers on content strategies to help increase audience and revenue.
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