Austin was managing editor of the Web site when it launched in 1995, and had been copy editor, makeup editor and assistant business editor before moving to the Web operation.
Thursday, November 13, 2008
Senior online editor among Kansas City Star employees getting pink slips
Among the 50 employees at the Kansas City Star who were laid off this week was senior online editor Stan Austin. The obvious question: if the KC Star's online business is doing so well, why would they dump their senior online editor? Journal-isms has Austin's background: