June 2006
Nieman Reports;Summer2006, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p106
The article reports on the promotion of 1977 Nieman fellow journalist Alfred Larkin Jr. to executive president of the "Boston Globe" newspaper in March 2006. He is responsible for the newspaper's corporate communications, organizational development and community relations, including the Globe Foundation. He will serve as a senior adviser to Richard Gilman, publisher of the "Globe," and other members of the New England Media Group's senior management. He started his journalism career as a reporter at the "Globe" in 1972. Prior to his promotion, Larkin was the senior vice president for general administration and external affairs.


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