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Dispatch Printing Company

John F. Wolfe

Dispatch Printing Company

Chairman of the Board

Mr. Wolfe is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Dispatch Printing Company, a leading regional media company anchored by its flagship newspaper, The Columbus Dispatch, for which Mr. Wolfe serves as publisher. The company also owns a portfolio of more than 20 community papers through subsidiary ThisWeek Community Newspapers, and it publishes Columbus Parent, a free monthly magazine on parenting. Its Dispatch Broadcast Group owns and operates two TV stations, the WBNS radio station, the Ohio News Network radio service, and a 24-hour cable news channel. Dispatch Printing also has a stake in the Columbus Blue Jackets hockey team. He is also chairman of VideoIndiana and Chairman and President of Agricultural Lands, Inc.

In addition to serving on the Ohio Business Roundtable, Mr. Wolfe’s civic and philanthropic activities include the Columbus Downtown Development Corp.; the Columbus Partnership; the John Glenn School of Public Affairs at The Ohio State University; and the Wexner Center Foundation.

A graduate of Washington and Lee University, he and his wife Ann live in the Columbus area and they are the parents of three children.