Perry Exits WMNF/Tampa For Job At Paper
September 11, 2009 at 4:37 AM (PT)
NATHAN B. STUBBLEFIELD FOUNDATION noncommercial WMNF/TAMPA Asst. News Dir. MITCH PERRY will exit the station SEPTEMBER 21st to join crosstown alternative weekly paper CREATIVE LOAFING as News and Politics Editor, reports the ST. PETERSBURG TIMES' ERIC DEGGANS.
PERRY has been with WMNF for almost 10 years; CREATIVE LOAFING, owner of eponymous papers in TAMPA, SARASOTA, CHARLOTTE and ATLANTA, as well as the CHICAGO READER and WASHINGTON CITY PAPER, was recently bought out of bankruptcy by creditor ATALAYA CAPITAL PARTNERS for $5 million.