Managing director of Northcliffe Media, Michael Pelosi is the new president of the Newspaper Society. He takes over from Russell Whitehair, chairman of NWN Media.
Pelosi said: ‘This is a challenging time for local media. It is a pleasure to be representing the NS as its president at a time when so many innovations in the delivery of local news and content are being conceived and developed by the sector.”
Pelosi started out at Northcliffe Newspapers in 1988 as group finance director, before being appointed deputy managing director in 1995, and managing director in 2004.