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MNA appoints Editor-in-Chief

Martin Wright has been appointed Editor-in-Chief for the Midland News Association.

Martin Wright Photograph: Midland News Association

MNA Print managing director Graeme Clifford writes: “I am pleased to confirm that Martin Wright has been appointed as Editor-in-Chief for the Midland News Association.”

“Martin will take overall responsibility for the MNA’s daily newspapers Express & Star and Shropshire Star, as well as our weekly portfolio and the monthly magazines. He will also lead on digital editorial content moving forward.”

Martin joined the MNA as editor of the Shropshire Star in 2013.

His new role will see him lead a refocused editorial department to ensure greater collaboration takes place, says MNA.