By: E&P Staff
Gannett Co. Inc. has selected Michelle M. Krans, president and publisher of The Desert Sun in Palm Springs, Calif., as its 2005 advertising executive of the year.
A Chicago native, Krans served the Desert Sun as advertising and marketing director before she was appointed president and publisher in September.
She has previously been awarded four President’s Rings for outstanding work in advertising and marketing, and received her fifth honor on Wednesday, the Chairman’s Ring. The rings are Gannett’s top annual honors.