U-T Lays Off Almost 200 Workers
Friday, May 8, 2009
Platinum Equity, a Beverly Hills investment firm, completed its purchase of the San Diego Union-Tribune this week. What will new ownership at the Union-Tribune mean to the community the newspaper serves?
Gloria Penner: Just days after Platinum Equity took ownership of the San Diego Union-Tribune this week, almost 200 employees were laid off.
Tim McClain, editor of San Diego Metropolitan Magazine.
John Warren, editor and publisher of San Diego Voice & Viewpoint.
Bob Kittle, editor of the San Diego Union-Tribune editorial page.
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