❭ Leadership

Bob Nutting – CEO

Bob serves as president and chief executive officer of The Ogden Newspapers Inc. and The Nutting Company. He is chairman of the Pittsburgh Pirates and Pirates Charities, and chairman of Seven Springs Mountain Resort.

Bob has served as former chairman of the News Media Alliance, past president of the West Virginia Press Association,  former chairman of the West Virginia Independent Colleges, former chairman of The Linsly School in Wheeling, WV, and a member of the board of The Thacher School in Ojai, CA. Bob currently serves as vice chairman of the Nature Conservancy of West Virginia and as a board member of the Green Sports Alliance. He is also a licensed pilot, an avid fly fisherman, and a passionate conservationist.

Bill Nutting – Vice President

Bill is the vice president of The Ogden Newspapers, as well as all of The Nutting Company divisions and subsidiaries.

Bill has served on the boards of the Southern Newspaper Publishers Association, where he was elected president in 2011, and the SNPA Foundation, the West Virginia University Board of Governors, the Pennsylvania Newspaper Association and PNA Foundation, the Inter-American Publishers Association, Security National Trust Company, Community Foundation of the Ohio Valley, and the Ohio Valley Industrial and Business Development Corporation.

Bill graduated from Harvard in 1983 and earned a Law Degree from the University of California, Los Angeles.

Duane Wittman – Chief Financial Officer

Duane joined The Ogden Newspapers as the comptroller in 1980 after spending 14 years with Ernst & Young. He currently serves as the treasurer and chief financial officer for The Nutting Company and The Ogden Newspapers.

Duane is a member of the AICPA and PICPA.

Eric Mauck – CEO of Seven Springs, Hidden Valley and Laurel Mountain Resorts

Eric Mauck is the chief executive officer at Seven Springs Mountain Resort, Hidden Valley Resort and Laurel Mountain Ski Area. He became chief executive office in 2008 and previously served as the resort’s chief operating officer. Eric is also one of the six board members of the Pittsburgh Pirates. Additionally, Eric is the acting vice chair for the Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau Board of Directors and provides leadership support for The Ogden Newspapers and Ogden Publishing. He also sat on the Governor’s Steering Committee for Tourism for the State of Pennsylvania.

Prior to joining The Nutting Company in 2007, Eric served as the vice president of operations of Oglebay Resort and Conference Center for five years, where he was responsible for overall operations of the resort.