The publisher of The Daily Record announced Thursday that a former editor at several Maryland newspapers will become editor of the Baltimore-based business and legal affairs newspaper on Jan. 14.
David B. Simon, 36, will replace Tom
Simon, who most recently worked for the
From 2005 to 2008, he served as assistant city editor of the
"David Simon is an outstanding journalist who will lead The Daily Record in print and online," said Suzanne E. Fischer-Huettner, publisher, in a statement. "David will continue to uphold our high standards of editorial excellence, and I know he will lead the team by building for the future, strengthening our current products and introducing new ones."
Simon, who began working as a reporter in 2002 for the weekly
The five-day-a-week daily newspaper, owned by Minneapolis-based The Dolan Co., also publishes TheDailyRecord.com website, six blogs, four e-newsletters and business and legal special publications.