The Monterey County Herald, Calif. Knight Ridder/Tribune Business News
Dec. 16--MONTEREY COUNTY, Calif. -- VISCI NAMED PUBLISHER OF TRIBUNE: Knight Ridder has named Chip Visci publisher of The Tribune in San Luis Obispo.
Visci, 51, former publisher of the San Jose Mercury News, also will have oversight responsibility of The Monterey County Herald.
Visci joined the Detroit Free Press in 1978 as a copy editor and reporter, and held a variety of editing positions. He was vice president for two years at Knight Ridder corporate and served as executive assistant to Knight Ridder Chairman and CEO Tony Ridder.
In other moves elsewhere, Knight …