By: E&P Staff
Gene Williams has been named executive editor of The Star Press in Muncie, Ind., effective Sept. 24.
Williams, 58, most recently served as managing editor of news and new media at the Cape Cod (Mass.) Times. He succeeds Tammy Pearson, who was named to that position early this year but left the paper this summer.
Williams brings with him nearly three decades of newsoom experience, and did a two-year stint as senior news editor at Netscape.