Metro Spirit Names New Publisher


Bryan Osborn, 41, is the third publisher in the weekly paper’s 18-year history. Osborn, a Pennsylvania native, was most recently advertising director of The Times and Democrat in Orangeburg, S.C., and also worked at daily newspapers in Beaufort and Hilton Head, S.C. His career started in suburban Philadelphia with the Journal Register Company.

“Bryan comes to Metro Spirit with over 13 years of newspaper experience with industry leaders,” says Steve Delgado, president of Portico Publications. “His passion for our business and track record of success will drive Metro Spirit‘s continuing growth and community prominence.”

Metro Spirit is owned by Portico Publications, Ltd. of Charlottesville, Va.

Steve Delgado
Portico President
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