Executive Vice President and Editor
The Houston Chronicle
Don’t miss our May meeting when Jeff Cohen, one of the foremost leaders in Houston journalism, will be our speaker. Cohen, executive vice president and editor of the Houston Chronicle will address the epic changes taking place in the news business. He will identify trends with an eye to how PR pros can more effectively succeed in this new environment.
Cohen has a special interest in Houston and Texas, because this is his childhood home. He is a graduate of Bellaire High School and a journalism graduate of the University of Texas. He cut his teeth as a sportswriter for the San Antonio Light, and then made his way up the career ladder through an award-winning stretch as editor of the Albany Times-Union. He joined the Houston Chronicle – the seventh largest newspaper in the U.S. – in 2002. Cohen is a pioneer in the art and science of newspaper website design and management. Chron.com has won many awards.