About the speaker:
Tony Casale, CEO, is a two-time Pulitzer Prize nominee who was on the planning and start-up team of USA TODAY. He is a winner of the Robert F. Kennedy Foundation award for excellence in print journalism.
Earlier, he was deputy managing editor of The Times-Union, Rochester, NY., while also attending The Rochester Institute of Technology working toward an MBA in research and marketing. He continued his education at The George Washington University while serving as Night National Editor of USA Today. He went on to become Director of News Research for USA Today, starting its public opinion polling department, and then corporate Director of Research for Gannett Co., Inc.