Carolyn Washburn, editor and vice president of news at Enquirer Media, will be the speaker at the this month’s West Chester ▪ Liberty Chamber Alliance’s luncheon Tuesday.
Washburn, who is responsible for the Cincinnati and Kentucky Enquirer newspapers, as well as Cincinnati.com, NKY.com, mobile websites and 26 weekly newspapers, will be speaking about where the newspaper business is today and where it will be in the future.
In January of 2011, Washburn became the first female editor of The Enquirer when she replaced retired editor Tom Callinan. Prior to her position at The Enquirer, Washurn was vice president and editor of The Des Moines Register. The Cincinnati native and McAuley High School graduate also worked for the Lansing State Journal (Mich.), the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle (N.Y.) and The Idaho Statesman.
The luncheon begins at 11:30 a.m. at Wetherington Golf and Country Club in West Chester. Reservations can be made online at www.TheChamberAlliance.com or by calling 513-777-3600. The cost to attend is $27 for members and $50 for guests.