A news chief claiming that the phrase ‘quality journalism’ should be left to die was always going to spark a bit controversy—even more so when he’s brought in to replace a much-loved stalwart of New Zealand’s news scene, Mark Jennings. We chat to new MediaWorks news chief Hal Crawford about his eyebrow-raising opinion that arrived in New Zealand before he did, the challenges and opportunities of the modern media environment and his aspirations for the organisation.
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MediaWorks’ Hal Crawford on the death of quality journalism, making money from news and standing out on social media
MediaWorks’ Mark Jennings to be replaced by NineMSN’s Hal Crawford
In a staff email sent out this afternoon MediaWorks confirmed that veteran Mark Jennings is moving on from the organisation after 25 years leading 3News.