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MediaNews Overview

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Denver, CO
10000+ employees
1987
Company - Private
Media
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Tribune Media, Star Tribune
MediaNews Group has part of the news media in its folds. The company operates more than 50 daily newspapers serving markets in about a dozen states. Its portfolio includes The Denver Post, the St. Paul Pioneer Press, and the San Jose Mercury News. The papers boast a total ... Read more

MediaNews Reviews

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at MediaNews full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good, knowledgeable people to work with.

    Cons

    Management can't stay focused. Ruthless -- even to each other.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing to say.

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MediaNews Interviews

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    Territory Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Hayward, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at MediaNews (Hayward, CA).

    Interview

    I could spell avocado in the beginning, pass a math quiz and spelling.

    Negotiation

    I started with the minimum wage benefits and vacations from a week up to five plus I had a large amount of sick leave built up.

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MediaNews Awards & Accolades

  • America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008

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