Friday, January 13, 2017 by The Guild
The Guild’s Executive Committee nominated and elected Sandy Tan as the Guild’s new president, replacing Henry Davis, who decided not to run for a third three-year term.
Davis served as president of the Guild from 2010 through 2016. He served on or headed Guild bargaining teams since the late 1990s. He became active in the Guild in 1989, initially as co-chairman of a Guild health and pension committee.
“It has been a privilege to serve as Guild president,” Davis said. “The experience was challenging, but interesting and rewarding, a great personal journey. Looking back, I’m proud of how we maintained members’ standard of living in an era of significant industry decline. continue»
Friday, January 6, 2017 by Mark Sommer
The Buffalo NewsGuild rallied outside The News Dec. 13, demanding a fair contract as negotiations that started back in mid-May headed toward 2017.
The rally was one of several mobilization events that have ramped up over frustration with management’s negotiating position on health care. The Guild has agreed to pay for a portion of premiums after decades of fully paid health insurance, but management insists workers who have gone seven years without a raise must dig into their pockets deeper still. continue»
Sunday, October 30, 2016 by The Guild
The Buffalo Newspaper Guild-CWA 31026 Cordially invites you to the …
Annual Holiday Party
6-10 p.m., Friday, Dec. 2 (Dinner at 7:00 p.m.)
FREE for Guild members $5 for retirees; $10 for guests
Enjoy a great dinner and entertainment, including dancing, performances by the Lonnie Hudkins Memorial Singers, and Jeff Miers and his band.
For tickets, see Felice McMillion in ABC, Renee Mikler in Classified Adversiting, Latrice Carr in Circulation, and Susan Kelley, Henry Davis or Colin Dabkowski in Editorial.
Deadline for tickets is Nov. 18
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 by The Guild
Guild executive committee minutes // Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016
President Henry Davis called the meeting to order at 5:04 p.m, Oct. 18, 2016 at The News’ second-floor conference room, One News Plaza. continue»