Join us for conversation with Ken DePaola of Tronc
Tronc is formerly Tribune Publishing, Parent Company of Chicago Tribune, LA Times, and other publications
Harvard Business School Club of Chicago and Wharton Club of Chicago
TOPIC: The Future for Quality and Credible Content Across Multiple Platforms
Ken DePaola has been in the marketing and digital platform of publishing for most of his career. His current position is Senior Vice President of sales and marketing at Tronc (formerly known as Tribune Publishing), parent company of Chicago Tribune, LA Times and other publications.
Ken is an executive with 40 years of extensive experience in national and local media sales, marketing, administration, and operations with in-depth experience in product and business development as well as analyzing and turning around struggling businesses.
Ken has led advertising/marketing sales teams for the Wall St Journal as Vice President of Global Multi-Media Sales covering Central U.S. from three offices (Chicago, Dallas, Detroit) generating $130M in annual ad revenue across multiple platforms from numerous key industries.
Ken is a strategic planner and visionary specializing in developing and executing major growth and turnaround initiatives through leadership, motivation, creativity, follow-up and accountability with a proven record of success and winning!
DATE: Thursday, July 20, 2017
TIME: 5:30 pm Registration/Networking with Wine & Cheese Reception
6:00 pm Presentation
LOCATION: McDermott Will & Emery, 444 W. Lake Street, 40th Floor, Chicago 60606
Check in on 40th floor, stair access to 41st floor. Please advise in advance if you require elevator access to 41st floor.
PARKING: Recommended parking is at 191 N. Wacker Dr. or 180 N. Franklin.
FOR BUILDING SECURITY, ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED, NO WALK-INS.
Reservations will be held at the door. You must have Photo ID for security purposes upon entering the building.
WCC members and their guests: $20/person
Non-members of WCC: $40/person
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