Joe Pompeo

Democratic D.C. flacks tour N.Y. news outlets:

The New York Times says it's in the process of inviting a similar Republican group.

Bio: Joe Pompeo covers media for Capital New York. He was previously a reporter at Yahoo! News, Business Insider and The New York Observer.

Latest Articles:

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Atlantic Media’s business site Quartz hits a milestone: more than 1 million visitors

It's worth an announcement because December was only the third full month of operation for the site, which debuted Sept. 24 with a focus on reaching readers on mobile platforms like tablets and smartphones.

Jan. 7, 2013

 
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Kurson’s ‘Observer’ meant to appeal to ‘Staten Island first responders, second-generation NYers in Forest Hills’

Kurson said he wants it to feel less exclusive and elite, according to our sources.

Jan. 4, 2013

 
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Former ‘Observer’ editor Aaron Gell, surprised by news of his replacement, still deciding whether to stay on as No. 2

Gell declined to comment further about Kurson's appointment, which insiders we spoke with believe was as much a surprise to Gell as it was to the rest of the staff.

Jan. 4, 2013

 
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New ‘Observer’ editor Ken Kurson is a media veteran with family ties and, possibly, an abstemious hand

The move is the latest development in a saga that has been closely watched within New York media circles since the spring of 2009, when The Observer's longtime editor-in-chief, Peter Kaplan, left the paper after 15 years at the helm.

Jan. 4, 2013

 
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Newsweek Global tries out Tom Wolfe for first tablet ‘cover’

The Lineup collects the media stories, big and small, that are on our radar each day.

Jan. 4, 2013

 
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‘WSJ’ names movie industry reporter Erica Orden to state capitol post

She will soon move back to the East Coast to take over the paper's statehouse coverage.

Jan. 4, 2013

 
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The first stirrings of Rupert Murdoch’s new company, nickname: ‘PubCo’

First thing: Hire the publicists.

Jan. 3, 2013

 
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More good news for ‘The Atlantic,’ Andrew Sullivan

The Lineup collects the media stories, big and small, that are on our radar each day.

Jan. 3, 2013

 
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Andrew Sullivan exits the Beast; a kidnapping in Syria; CNBC silent on ‘fiscal cliff’ brown-out

The Lineup collects the media stories, big and small, that are on our radar each day.

Jan. 2, 2013

 
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A collection of the most fun media stories we read (and wrote) in 2012

There are less than 12 hours left in 2012 (and less than 48 left in the media snooze-fest that is the week between Christmas and New Year), so we thought we'd end the year with a selection of some of the deep media stories we had the most fun reading this year (and a couple we had a lot of fun writing, at the end).

Dec. 31, 2012