Alma Media Corporation Press release 2 July 2010 at 09.00 (EEST)
MS. RAIJA LEPPÄNEN APPOINTED AS EDITOR-IN-CHIEF FOR RANNIKKOSEUTU
Local newspaper Rannikkoseutu in South-Western Finland will have a new Editor-in-Chief. The new Editor-in-Chief is Ms. Raija Leppänen who has been acting in the role since autumn 2009 during Editor-in-Chief Juha Haapakoski's a leave of absence. Haapakoski will return to manage his family business.
Raija Leppänen has been working in Rannikkoseutu as an editor since 1989.
Rannikkoseutu is published by Suomen Paikallissanomat Oy, a local newspaper subsidiary of Alma Media. The company publishes 17 local subscribed newspapers and 4 city papers across Finland.
For more information, please contact:
Kari Juutilainen, managing director, Suomen Paikallissanomat Oy, tel. +358 50 435 4159.