Sue Rosiek Named Publisher and Executive Editor of Observer & Eccentric and Hometown Newspapers

Sep 15, 2009, 11:20 ET from Detroit Media Partnership, L.P.

DETROIT, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Sue Rosiek, executive editor of the Observer & Eccentric and Hometown Newspapers has assumed the additional responsibility of publisher for the group of community newspapers.

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The announcement was made by Susie Ellwood, chief executive officer of Detroit Media Partnership, which manages the business functions for the Detroit Free Press, The Detroit News and serves as sales agent for the Observer & Eccentric and Hometown Newspapers.

"Sue is a highly talented, multi-faceted leader who drives excellence throughout her organization. For more than 25 years, she has been an integral part of the successes at these newspapers as well as being an active community member," said Ellwood. "Sue is dedicated to local reporting and I am pleased that her title now accurately reflects the great work she does."


Sue Rosiek has been part of the Observer & Eccentric organization since 1984. She has held various positions including regional reporter, copy editor, community editor and managing editor. She is a member of the Board of Trustees of St. Joseph Mercy Health Systems and chairs the budget committee. Rosiek also is a member of the Livonia Community Marketing Consortium, serves on committees for Schoolcraft College and is a founding member of Giving Hope.

She is a graduate of Michigan State University with a BA in journalism and has completed post-graduate work in business, law and journalism at both MSU and the University of Detroit.

Detroit Media Partnership, L.P. manages the business functions of the Detroit Free Press and The Detroit News. As the largest newspapers in Michigan, with two of the most visited Web sites in the market, the Free Press and The News combine to reach a weekly audience of 2.1 million people; 56% of adults in this market see our products.* Detroit Media Partnership is also the advertising sales agent for the following suburban Detroit publications: Observer & Eccentric Newspapers, Novi News, Milford Times, Northville Record, South Lyon Herald and Livingston County Daily Press & Argus. Gannett Co., Inc., owner of the Free Press, is the general partner in DMP; MediaNews Group, owner of The News, is the limited partner.

*SOURCE: 2008 Scarborough Report - August 2006 - July 2007 - Detroit DMA

SOURCE Detroit Media Partnership, L.P.