Michaels succeeds Zell as Tribune chief executive

Chicago Tribune | Romenesko Memos
Sam Zell, who remains chairman, says Randy Michaels “has a unique combination of real-time creativity, expertise and passion, and I completely trust his judgment and his leadership.” || Michaels’ January memo: No media firm responded to 2008 economic changes more effectively than Tribune. (The company filed for bankruptcy a month before he wrote the memo.)

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