Terry R. Ward, group publisher of the Peninsula Daily News in Port Angeles, Wash., Sequim (Wash.) Gazette and Forks (Wash.) Forum, has been promoted to regional publisher by Sound Publishing and will now oversee all of its Kitsap County publications in addition to the publications on the northern Olympic Peninsula.
Ward joined Sound Publishing as group publisher in September 2015. He previously was the CEO of KPC Media Group, overseeing 22 publications in Northeast Indiana.
Ward started his career as a reporter in high school at his hometown newspaper in Chickasha, Okla. Prior to his position with KPC Media Group, Ward was the director of sales and digital for GateHouse Media’s Community Newspaper Division where he worked in a leadership capacity with publishers, advertising directors, sales managers and their teams representing 142 publications and related digital portfolios at 72 operating locations in 11 states.