Detroit papers launch mobile apps

24 Sep 2010
The Detroit News and the Detroit Free Press have new mobile applications for iPhone, Android and Blackberry, and all three are sponsored by the Southeast Michigan Ford Dealers. The new applications, developed by DoApp Inc., were announced by Detroit Media Partnership, which manages the business functions of the News and the Free Press. The partnership is operated by Gannett, owner of the Free Pre


Access the full article now

If you are a current client please log in below.

Share

Mark Whittaker

Mark Whittaker joined the AIM Group as sales director in March 2009. His career in newspapers spans 30 years as a reporter, editor and online manager. He spent seven years as online managing editor and online director for PittsburghLive.com and the Tribune-Review Publishing Co. in Pittsburgh, and later worked as interactive media director for Beaver Newspapers Inc. in suburban Pittsburgh. At Beaver Newspapers, he was responsible for day-to-day advertising, design and operation of the company’s Web sites, supervising a staff of eight. At Tribune-Review, he oversaw about 20 Web sites, including ad sales, coordination between the Web sites and affiliated newspapers, and negotiating partnership agreements. He is based near Pittsburgh.