Scripps to discuss strategy at ABN AMRO conference
Fri, September 07, 2001 by Tim Stauberg
CINCINNATI – Richard A. Boehne, executive vice president of The E.W. Scripps Company, and Alan M. Horton, senior vice president of newspapers, will provide a company overview and discuss the company’s newspaper strategy Wednesday, Sept. 12, during the ABN AMRO Advertising and Publishing Conference in New York.The Scripps presentation is scheduled for 2:20 p.m. EDT and will be Web cast live via the company’s Web site at www.scripps.com. An audio archive will be available via the Scripps Web site within 24 hours after the presentation.The E.W. Scripps Company is a diverse media concern with interests in newspaper publishing, broadcast television, cable television networks and interactive media. Scripps operates 21 daily newspapers, 10 broadcast TV stations and three cable television networks, with plans to launch a fourth.Scripps cable television network brands include Home & Garden Television, Food Network, Do It Yourself and Fine Living, due to launch in early 2002.The company also operates Scripps Howard News Service, United Media, the worldwide licensing and syndication home of PEANUTS and DILBERT, and 31 Web sites, including hgtv.com, foodtv.com, diynet.com and comics.com.