The Stationers’ Company, the City of London Livery Company for the Communications and Content Industries, is delighted to announce that Simon Fox, CEO of Reach Plc, has agreed to deliver the Stationers’ Annual Lecture at Stationers’ Hall on Monday, 25 March 2019.
Mr Fox, who in 1989 founded office supplies retailer Office World, went on to work for Kingfisher and HMV before taking the CEO role at Trinity Mirror, which rebranded as Reach Plc in 2018. Reach Plc is the UK’s largest commercial news publisher with over 100 print and digital titles including Daily Mirror, Daily Express, Daily Star, OK! magazine and regional titles.
Mr Fox will touch on the state of the news industry, arguing that there has never been a greater need for high quality, professional journalism.
Bookings to attend can be made via the events section of the Stationers’ website, www.stationers.org, or by calling Lucie McCord on 020 7246 0982.