Ex-LA Times Showbiz Czar Sallie Hofmeister Joins Sitrick And Company Public Relations

By | Wednesday June 19, 2013 @ 10:59am PDT

The veteran newspaper editor and reporter is following Jim Bates and the late Mark Saylor from the Los Angeles Times to the Century City offices of Sitrick And Company. “Like many of my new partners who came from journalism, … Read More »

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LA Times Exits Longtime Showbiz Editor

Assistant Managing Editor for Arts & Entertainment Sallie Hofmeister has been the person most responsible for the Los Angeles Times‘ lazy and irrelevant coverage of Hollywood. The good news for the newspaper is that she’s now been forced out by the recently … Read More »

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Why Hollywood Doesn’t Read LATimes.com

By | Tuesday December 7, 2010 @ 7:18pm PST

LAObserved.com just posted a memo from Sallie Hofmeister, the LA Times‘ incredibly mediocre Assistant Managing Editor for Arts & Entertainment. More interested in celebrity coverage than substantive beat reporting, Hofmeister exhorts her showbiz blog staff to try to have “an original … Read More »

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If You Liked the Los Angeles Times’ Awful WGA Strike Coverage, Then You’ll Love…

…The newspaper’s announcement today that Sallie Hofmeister is the new Business Editor. She’d overseen entertainment and technology stories, including the Los Angeles Times‘ embarrassingly weak coverage of the writers strike which new editor Russ Stanton effusively praises in this memo about her appointment. So let … Read More »

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