LThe former Economist and Newsweek exec succeeds founder Stopher Bartol, who becomes executive chairman.
Chicago, IL (Aug. 17, 2022) – Legacy.com, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Alan Press as its new CEO.
Press’s impressive career re-imagining and scaling businesses has included executive roles at American Express, The Economist Group, and recently as President of Newsweek. He has served for the last four years as Legacy’s COO and President.
Legacy’s media technology brands—iPublish Media Solutions, Memoriams, and Legacy.com—drive millions in self-service advertising and digital revenue for local news companies while building audience engagement. Our obituary content systems and order intake platforms are trusted by 8 out of every 10 publishers to serve thousands of daily clients, and reach millions of consumers every month. Visit sales.legacy.com to learn about new revenue-generating opportunities in your community.