By: E&P Staff
Stephen A. Borg has been named President of North Jersey Media Group (NJMG), succeeding retiring President Jon Markey. He is a member of the fourth generation of the Borg family to lead the company.
His sister, Jennifer A. Borg, is Vice President/General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of the company and his father, Malcolm A. Borg, is Chairman of the company.
Borg adds the title of President to his current roles as Publisher of The Record and Herald News and President of NJMG’s Community Newspapers & Magazines.
After taking the helm of the company’s 11 weeklies in 2000, Stephen grew the division to more than 45 titles in five counties He also branched out into magazine publishing, creating (201) Magazine and acquiring other titles.
He became publisher of the company’s award-winning daily newspapers, The Record (Bergen County, NJ) and Herald News (Passaic County, NJ), in June 2006 and will be continuing his steady program of improvements to editorial and marketing. As president, he also will assume responsibility for the company’s interactive media efforts.