BOSTON -- Newspaper companies have to start thinking beyond paper, John Rose, senior partner at The Boston Consulting Group, told the annual winter convention of the New England Newspaper & Press Association in a Feb. 10, 2012 keynote address at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel.
Rose is the global leader of the Media sector for BCG’s Technology, Media, and Telecommunications practice. He is also the leader of the Private Equity sector of the firm’s Corporate Development practice. He is a leading media and entertainment consultant and joined The Boston Consulting Group as a director to help build the firm's media and technology practice.
Previously, Rose was the executive vice president at EMI Group PLC, responsible for strategy and corporate development, new media, industry and government affairs, and global asset management. Before EMI, Rose spent almost 20 years with McKinsey & Company, where he was a director and co-led the global media and entertainment practice. Click on the carat to the left of the bar below to launch an audio stream of his 32-minute address or download an MP3 podcast for offline listening.