"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.
A move to consolidate control of video was seen as a way to fend off meddling editors
Meet Katharine Viner, the U.K. paper's U.S. chief
In his new role, Bob Christie will be "responsible for managing media relations for the company outside of Greater China," according to a news release.
He was originally slated to lead the India launch.
'No just god would stand for what they did yesterday'
40-year-old Matthew Rosenberg has been banned from leaving the country because of an article.
A string of hires aims to give the site broad appeal while the subscription content digs deep.
'The idea was to capitalize on social, since this was not going to be a big search play,' Andy Rosenthal told staffers in a memo.
The new role compasses TV, new digital products, magazines and more.
The update was provided to Times staff this afternoon in a memo from executive editor Dean Baquet, who praised "our colleagues who are covering the world at a particularly violent, tumultuous time."