As part of the rebuilding of the Los Angeles Times, Executive Editor Norman Pearlstine and Deputy Managing Editor Colin Crawford made the following announcement.
We are excited to announce that C.J. Jackson has joined the Los Angeles Times as Director of Editorial Events.
In this role, C.J. will serve as a chief evangelist for events within the newsroom: developing novel event ideas, conceptualizing programming and soliciting ideas for events and new forms of live journalism. C.J. will build relationships throughout the newsroom while also working closely with our business side events and public affairs teams, led by Suzy Jack.