By: E&P Staff
Carl Helbig has been appointed publisher of the Niagara Gazette in Niagara Falls, N.Y.
Helbig, 50, most recently was publisher of the Taconic Press weekly newspaper group. He also served as publisher of Journal Register Co.?s Roe Jan Independent in Hillsdale, N.Y.
Before that, Helbig worked for Messenger Post Media/Ad Net in Canandaigua, where he was chief executive for 23 publications, assorted niche periodicals, a commercial printing plant and a Website.
Helbig also has been publisher of The Evening Sun in Norwich, and a circulation executive for the Finger Lakes Times in Geneva and USA Today in the Buffalo and Syracuse markets.
His first management job was for USA Today in 1985. Helbig later moved to Canandaigua to work as circulation director for the Daily Messenger.