By: E&P Staff
Joy L. Monopoli has been named publisher of Richmond Suburban Newspapers, a group of weeklies comprised of The Mechanicsville (Va.) Local, The Goochland (Va.) Gazette, and The Central Virginia Gazette, effective July 1.
Monopoli most recently was the regional advertising director for one of Media General’s daily newspapers, The News & Advance in Lynchburg, Va.
Previously, she spent nine years at The Daily Progress in Charlottesville, Va., before joining The News & Advance in 1997.
Bernie Niemeier, vice president of planning and research for Media General’s publishing division, said in a statement that Monopoli “has been instrumental in building cooperation among our daily and weekly newspapers throughout Virginia.”