TheStreet names USA Today editor-in-chief David Callaway as CEO
Mr. Callaway will also join the Company's Board of Directors. Mr. Callaway has close to three decades of experience in the media industry building traditional and digital media companies with both business and consumer-facing facets and developing successful monetization strategies.
Most recently, Mr. Callaway served as Editor-in-Chief of USA Today, where he is credited with growing the digital news group to the fifth-largest in the U.S. by expanding video, audio, social and mobile workflow to the entire newsroom.
Prior, Mr. Callaway served as editor-in-chief of MarketWatch, where he grew the newsroom from 20 journalists to 120 across bureaus in U.S., Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
He also served as a securities industry reporter at Bloomberg, leading a team of financial reporters throughout Europe covering banking, investment banking and asset management, and spent time as a reporter with the Boston Herald.
Mr. Callaway has a master's degree from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.
Larry S. Kramer, interim CEO, will step down and resume his position as non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors.
All changes will be effective early July 2016. ■