Ex-PD managing editor lands at Hennes Communications : Thomas Fladung says he knew 'it was time' to leave newspapers, but he doesn't buy into the 'dying industry' narrative
Thomas Fladung is leaving an industry in crisis to work at a firm that advises clients dealing with crises.
Fladung, who was until recently managing editor of The Plain Dealer, is joining the crisis management-focused Hennes Communications of Cleveland as a vice president. The firm, led by managing partner Bruce Hennes, advises a client base that includes law firms, hospitals, corporations and public agencies.
"I was a newspaperman for 33 years, and I always told myself that when it ...