Les Goodstein, President and COO of the New York Daily News, has announced his resignation. The New York Daily News publishes the Spanish-language weekly Hora Hispana and the monthly Viva New York. Les Goodstein had been working at the Daily News for 28 years. He will take on a new position at Newsamerica.
“Since buying the newspaper in 1993, it has been my pleasure to work closely with Les on all aspects of the business. His knowledge of New York and the New York newspaper market has been of great assistance, and his counsel has been greatly valued,” said Mort Zuckerman, publisher of the Daily News. This week Zuckerman will make major leadership appointments such as choosing Goodstein's replacement as CEO of the New York Daily News.
Yahoo! en español announced that Hiram Enriquez, a member of CNN en español's founding team of journalists, will now serve as the company's product manager for “Noticias.” In this position, Mr. Enriquez will oversee the overall expansion of Yahoo! en español's Noticias site.