William R. Hearst III Named Chairman Of Hearst Corporation

NEW YORK, January 22, 2013 – Hearst Corporation announced today that William R. Hearst III — a director of the Corporation and trustee of the Hearst Family Trust established under the terms of the will of William Randolph Hearst — has been elected chairman of the Corporation.

Three executives and two members of the Hearst family were also elected to the Corporation’s Board of Directors: Mark E. Aldam, 49, president of Hearst Newspapers; Eve Burton, 54, senior vice president and general counsel, Hearst Corporation; Mitchell I. Scherzer, 50, senior vice president and chief financial officer, Hearst Corporation; Samia B. Staehle, 43, an attorney and great-granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst; and Christian A. Tarafa, 43, former longtime executive at Hearst Magazines UK and great-grandson of William Randolph Hearst. (more…)

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