Joe Richter and Bob Wick
Mr. Richter joined the Ottaway group in 1974 as a copy editor at the Danbury, Conn., News-Times, and became editor of the Port Jervis, NY, Union-Gazette a year later. Joe served in a variety of positions with Ottaway.
Rising through the ranks at Ottaway, in 1998 he was appointed president and chief operating officer of Ottaway Newspapers, Inc. Joe retired from Ottaway at the end of 2002.
Joe is retired and lives in Cortez, Florida. He is an avid world traveler having been to Western and Eastern Europe and the Middle East.
Wick Communications wishes to thank Joe for his service on the Board of Directors. His advice and counsel were of great value to the company during his tenure.