Julie Fox, formerly of Dowell, has been named publisher of the Times West Virginian newspaper in Fairmont, West Virginia, effective Wednesday.
Fox has been the regional audience development director for the Tribune-Democrat in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, for the past 11 years. She also managed the audience development department at the Cumberland, Maryland, Times-News for two years. Community Newspaper Holdings Inc. is the parent company of all three newspapers.
Fox began her newspaper career in 1989 as a customer service representative at The Southern Illinoisan. She was soon promoted to district circulation sales manager and then metro zone manager at The Herald and Review in Decatur. She also served as circulation director for daily newspapers in Texas and Georgia, and worked for a jobs placement company in Houston.
Fox is a graduate of Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
— The Southern