Who's Who In The Detroit Newspaper Strike A Costly Strike p.11

By: Editorial Staff MANAGEMENT
etroit Newspapers: Joint operating agency that runs the production, circulation, advertising and business operations of Detroit News, owned by Gannett Co. Inc. and Detroit Free Press, owned by Knight-Ridder Inc.
Under the Detroit JOA, implemented November 1989, Gannett has a 3-2 majority on board of directors.
President and chief executive officer is longtime Gannett executive Frank Vega.

Teamsters Local 3721: 150 circulation district managers, customer-service employees and truck drivers.
Detroit Mailers Local 2040 (Teamsters): 300 full-time and 300 part-time mailroom employees.
Newspaper Guild of Detroit Local 22: Prestrike strength, 450 newsroom employees, 100 maintenance workers. About 163 Guild strikers have returned to work.
Graphic Communications International Union Local 13N: 300 pressroom employees.
Detroit Typographical Union Local 18 (Communications Workers of America): 110 composing room employees.
Graphic Communications International Union Local 298M: 22 engravers.


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