Gannett board picks firm to help search for new CEO

Headhunting firm Egon Zehnder was picked by the Gannett board to search for a successor to CEO Robert Dickey. Dickey, 61, said Wednesday that he planned to step down on May 7, 2019. He’s had a rough tenure as he wrestled with wrenching changes in the industry. Dickey became CEO in 2015 and successfully oversaw...