New Orleans Investor to Buy The Advocate
Posted: 3/18/2013 | By: The Advocate
David Manship, publisher of The Advocate, and New Orleans businessman
John Georges have signed a letter of intent for Georges to buy Baton
Rouge’s daily newspaper in a deal that is expected to close by June 1.
were not disclosed. Manship, who is also chief operating officer of
Capital City Press, which owns The Advocate, and Richard Manship,
president and chief executive officer of Capital City Press, announced
the agreement in a news release but would not comment further.