Los Alamitos, Calif.–The News-Enterprise has hired Lon Wahlberg as associate publisher. Wahlberg will oversee the day to day operations and manage the publication’s overall direction including editorial, advertising, marketing and production. He replaces Guy Cariglio, who has accepted a position with the Los Angeles Times.
Most recently, Wahlberg served as senior partner with Harper Media. He previously worked at the Los Angeles Newspaper Group as a general manager for the Southern California Gaming magazine for six years. He has also served as associate publisher/national advertising director for Micro Publishing and group associate publisher for Advanstar Communications’ Digital Media Group, managing daily operations for PC Graphics & Video magazine.