Joe Pompeo

Jessica Pressler staying at <em>New York</em>:

"Can't say that we expected things to turn out this way, but we feel very lucky to be keeping her on."

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

Latest Articles:

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‘Daily News’ hires Justin Rocket Silverman

The latest recruit, Capital has learned, is Justin Rocket Silverman, a veteran features writer and New York media scenester who previously worked for News Corp., first at the New York Post and then at The Daily before the company shut it down.

Jun. 24, 2013

 
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Media’s British Invasion, reconsidered

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

Jun. 24, 2013

 
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The ‘Times’ gets on the blog-purge story; more bad news for ‘Daily News’ shooters

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

Jun. 21, 2013

 
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Sree Sreenivasan to leave chief digital officer post at Columbia University, for the same title at the Met

Sree Sreenivasan, the journalism professor and social-media evangelist, is leaving his full-time job at Columbia University, where he's taught for two decades, sources tell Capital.

Jun. 19, 2013

 
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A new City Hall bureau chief for the ‘New York Post’: Yoav Gonen

Yoav Gonen will take the role, which opened when David Seifman was recently promoted to political editor after more than three decades covering City Hall.

Jun. 19, 2013

 
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‘New York Times’ throws a lavish house party to show love for its culture-section advertisers

"Absent your interest and sustained support of the brand of journalism and the standards of the work that we do, there wouldn't be a lot to talk about tonight, or tomorrow morning," David Carr told the crowd, drawn from companies that advertise in the Times' culture pages.

Jun. 19, 2013

 
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Michael Hastings remembered

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

Jun. 19, 2013

 
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Michael Hastings, reflecting on the height of his career

“I couldn’t just deliver, ‘Here’s what’s in the rest of my notebooks.’ I had to go back in and dive even deeper. So it forced me to try to top the reporting. I think we succeeded at that. And the fucking bar was high, right?”

Jun. 18, 2013

 
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Which blogs stay and which go at ‘The New York Times’?

Some blogs were getting so big, they were becoming indistinguishable from existing "section fronts" elsewhere on the site.

Jun. 18, 2013

 
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Today, a bunch of people *got* jobs in journalism

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

Jun. 17, 2013