Dow Jones Elevates Zannino to Chief Operating Officer

ORGANIZATION AND STRATEGY

Dow Jones & Co. announced a number of management and structural changes last week, including the promotion of chief financial officer Richard Zannino to chief operating officer, filling a spot that’s been vacant for more than three years. The changes are part of an effort to encourage collaboration across Dow Jones brands, Zannino says.

Dow Jones had been without a COO since October 1998, when Ken Burenga retired (IMD, Oct. 28, 1998). Zannino joined the company in February 2001 as chief finan