Scripps Gives CEO Rich Boehne A Contract Extension
November 11, 2014 at 3:57 AM (PT)
The E. W. SCRIPPS CO., which is merging with JOURNAL COMMUNICATIONS and will end up with JOURNAL's radio and TV stations while spinning off both company's newspapers into a separate company, has extended Chairman/Pres./CEO RICH BOEHNE's contract through AUGUST 7th, 2016 plus successive one-year options thereafter unless SCRIPPS gives 90-days' non-renewal notice.
BOEHNE's present contract was to expire on AUGUST 7th, 2015.
BOEHNE, who has been with SCRIPPS for 30 years and CEO since 2006, has also made a $1 million contribution to the SCRIPPS HOWARD FOUNDATION as part of his contract extension.