Joe Pompeo

HuffPost India to debut in November; Jimmy Soni leaves company:

He was originally slated to lead the India launch.

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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Someone at NBC called Anderson Cooper about something (now with less Matt Lauer)

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

Mar. 27, 2013

 
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Media start-up hatched at Columbia, ‘The Big Roundtable,’ looks for a new long-form business model

"What these stories have in common is that no one wanted them," said Shapiro. "But when readers see them they will say, 'This is amazing!'"

Mar. 26, 2013

 
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A few days before April Fools' Day comes Buzz Bissinger Leather Pants Appreciation Day

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

Mar. 26, 2013

 
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Are regulatory battles, usually Rupert Murdoch’s kind of fun, more trouble than ‘The L.A. Times’ is worth?

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

Mar. 25, 2013

 
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Columbia chose an eminent outsider over a popular internal choice to lead its journalism school

In choosing Steve Coll, the university passed over Bill Grueskin, a well-liked and highly respected internal candidate who had been responsible for a massive overhaul of the school the likes of which hadn't been seen in decades, and for which he'd been able to gain that rare thing: unanimous support of the faculty and administration.

Mar. 22, 2013

 
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If Roger Ailes is just ‘speaking for himself,’ who speaks for Zev Chafets?

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

Mar. 20, 2013

 
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Another top editor is out at the ‘Daily News’: features chief John Oswald

John Oswald, a veteran editor who was given the features desk about a year ago, is leaving, Capital has learned. Oswald came to the News in 1997, which makes him one of the longest-serving editors at the paper behind its No. 2 editor, Arthur Browne.

Mar. 19, 2013

 
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Looking back, on the 10th anniversary of the Iraq war

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

Mar. 18, 2013

 
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Publisher Jesse Angelo is restructuring the money-losing New York Post’s revenue operation

It's no secret the Post hemorrhages cash (as much as $110 million a year, according to one recent estimate), but nevertheless continues to be subsidized by Murdoch's love of newspapering and the influence it once bought him in New York power circles.

But with the Post and the rest of New Corp's publishing assets about to break off from the lucrative entertainment titles that have long cushioned them in quarterly earnings reports, there's more pressure than ever to shore up the bottom line.

Mar. 18, 2013

 
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Steve Coll named dean of Columbia Journalism School

“Steve Coll is one of the most experienced and respected journalists of his generation.”

Mar. 18, 2013