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September 03, 2015 2:09 PM ET

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Company Overview of Digital First Media Inc.

Company Overview

Digital First Media Inc. provides management services to Journal Register Company and MediaNews Group. The company was founded in 2011 and is based in New York City, New York. Digital First Media Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Journal Register Company.

New York City, NY 

United States

Founded in 2011

Key Executives for Digital First Media Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Operating Officer
Age: 65
Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 48
President of Medianews Inc.
Age: 56
Executive Editor
Age: 64
Chief Digital Officer and Chief Innovation Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Digital First Media Inc. Key Developments

Digital First Media Announces Executive Changes

Steve Rossi, a veteran newspaper executive, has been appointed as CEO of Digital First Media. Rossi succeeds current CEO John Paton effective July 1, 2015. Paton is retiring from the company on June 30, 2015. Since January 2014, Rossi, who is based in San Jose, has served as president and chief operating officer of the company. Prior to that post, Rossi was executive vice president of Digital First Media and president and chief executive of the California Newspapers Partnership. Rossi also served as chief operating officer of Media News Group, from 2006 through 2008.

Digital First Media Announces Executive Changes, Effective June 30, 2015

Digital First Media announced that its CEO John Paton is stepping down June 30, 2015. Rossi, COO of Digital First and the former COO of MediaNews Group, will lead Digital First once Paton steps down in June 2015.

Digital First Eyes Acquisitions

Digital First Media Inc. is looking for acquisition opportunities. "We are looking at potential acquisition opportunities," Steve Rossi, president and chief operating officer and John Paton, Chief Executive Officer of Digital First, said.

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