Linnie Pride is taking on the role of distribution and audience development director for the Ohio Division of Adams Publishing Group.
Pride brings 50 years of professional experience to the role, having started his career in the newspaper industry in 1969 at the Richmond Times-Dispatch, in his hometown of Richmond, Virginia. He began his career as a carrier, eventually working in circulation. After 17 years, he became circulation director for a publication in Athens, Georgia. From there, he moved around to different publications throughout the southern United States.