The company also announced its new Board of Directors, effective Dec. 31, 2012: Bruce Karsh, Ken Liang, Peter Murphy, Ross Levinsohn, Craig A. Jacobson, Peter Liguori, and Eddy Hartenstein.
Tribune's new Board of Directors will convene its first meeting in the next several weeks, at which time it will define the roles of its members, its committee structure, and designate and ratify the company's executive officers. Chief executive officer Eddy Hartenstein will remain in his current role until that time.
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