MCLEAN, Va., May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) announced today that Rhett Long has been named the new publisher of The Spectrum in St. George, UT. Long comes to The Spectrum from InnerWorkings (INWK), where he was vice president of national accounts. This will be Long's second stint with Gannett, where he previously held several positions, including vice president of operations for Gannett Pacific Publications (GPP).
"We are very excited that Rhett is back at Gannett as the new publisher of The Spectrum," said Robert Dickey, U.S. Community Publishing president. "As a Utah native and former St. George resident, Rhett knows the area well. His unique and varied background, both inside and outside the industry, will be an immense help to our organization and the community."
In addition to his more than a decade of work in publishing, Long also has extensive experience in the travel and hospitality industry. He has held management positions with convention centers, as well as Hilton properties.
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