By: Brian Braiker | Digiday
One of the best little newspapers in Texas made a big announcement this week. Austin-based Texas Tribune tapped former New York Times exec Tim Griggs to be its new publisher and chief operating officer.
The four-year-old digital-only daily is a nonprofit media organization, devoted to increasing both an understanding of and participation in state government and public policy. Its stated aim is to promote civic engagement through original journalism and public events.