John heads up merger and acquisition activity for the Company in the Northeast including New England. As the only full-time media broker in the region, John has represented daily, weekly and shopper publishers in the sale of properties in every state in the region. He has also been involved it the sale of several national and regional magazines. John is the former president and publisher of the daily (87,000 circulation) Times Herald-Record in Middletown, NY, and former past chairman of the New York Publishers Association. During his 30 year stint at the Times Herald-Record, John worked his way up from sports writer to Editor, later General Manager to Publisher. John has served as Campus Director of the New School for Social Research and as a Vice President of operations for the Care Plus Health Plan.