AJR  Features
From AJR,   February/March 2012

A Profile of New AP Chief Gary Pruitt   

A look at the longtime McClatchy CEO. Tues., March 20, 2012.

By Susan Paterno
Susan Paterno (paterno@chapman.edu) is an AJR senior contributing writer.     

McClatchy Chairman, President and CEO Gary Pruitt is leaving the company to become president and CEO of the Associated Press. Pruitt will move to the AP in July, succeeding Tom Curley, who is retiring after nine years in the job. Here is a profile of Pruitt and his role at McClatchy written by Susan Paterno for AJR in 2003.