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May 24, 2015 5:49 AM 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
Age: 56
President and Chief Operating Officer
Age: 64
Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 47
President of Medianews Inc.
Age: 55
Executive Editor
Age: 63
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Digital First Media Inc. Key Developments

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.

Apollo In The Lead To Buy Digital First Media

Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE:APO) is in advanced talks to acquire most of the assets of Digital First Media Inc. for around $400 million, according to people familiar with the matter.

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