On November 11, St. Louis Post-Dispatch parent Lee Enterprises reported a $1.71 per share loss and 9 percent revenue decline for the quarter. Lee’s stock fell 5.2 percent on the news.
On November 27 — Thanksgiving Eve — Lee execs were treated to stock bonuses. Here’s what they got:
Chief executive officer Mary Junck — 200,000 shares
Chief financial officer Carl Schmidt — 50,000 shares
Chief operating officer Kevin Mowbray — 50,000 shares
Vice president of sales and marketing Michael R. Gulledge — 22,000 shares
Vice president of interactive Gregory Schermer — 16,000 shares
Vice president of publishing Greg Veon — 10,000 shares