TITLE

Snow job leads to a reporter's exit

AUTHOR(S)
Berwyn, Bob
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
High Country News;1/18/2010, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author shares his experience of being terminated from his job as a reporter at "Summit Daily News" in western Colorado. He explains how working on the public relations for ski company Vail Resorts Inc. ended his reporting career at the publisher. He mentions that the chief executive officer (CEO) of Vail complained about the article he wrote because the CEO claimed it questioned his personal integrity.
ACCESSION #
48145330

 

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