The Jerusalem Post was founded in 1932 by Gershon Agron as and is the oldest and largest English daily newspaper in Israel.
The paper – called the Palestine Post until 1950 - is known for its centrist and pluralistic stance. Its columnists share views from across the political spectrum.
The paper was purchased in 1989 by Hollinger Inc., which owned it until 2004, when it was purchased by Mirkaei Tikshoret.
In its nearly 90 years of publication, the paper has retained its prominence as Israel's leading English news outlet, and hosts a series of annual conferences featuring high-profile speakers from the political and business sectors. In 2021, the Post announced new partnerships with the Emirati English daily The Khaleej Times, and held a historic Israeli-Emirati business conference in Dubai.
The Jerusalem Post publishes print broadsheets Sunday-Friday and also releases weekly magazine publications in the form of The Jerusalem Post Magazine, In Jerusalem and Billboard. The paper also publishes a biweekly editorially-independent magazine called The Jerusalem Report and a weekly International Edition, which contains the most notable articles of that week’s news.
In 1996, the paper launched www.jpost.com, reaching millions of readers across the globe. In 2020, the Post launched the Jpost One-on-One Zoomcasts, a weekly series featuring Zoom interviews with prominent figures, as well as a weekly podcast, which is available on all podcast platforms.
Inbar Ashkenazi, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Galit Erez, Vice President, Commercial and Strategic Partnership
Dror Ronen, Director of Circulation
Amihay Yankovich, VP Digital
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief
David Brinn, Managing Editor and Billboard Editor
Udi Shaham, Night Editor
Tamar Beeri, Managing Editor, www.jpost.com
David Jablinowitz, Op-ed Editor
Erica Schachne, Magazine and In Jerusalem Editor
Liat Collins, International Edition Editor
Tovah Lazaroff, Deputy Managing Editor
Herb Keinon, Senior Contributing Editor
Lahav Harkov, Senior Contributing Editor
Seth Frantzman, Senior Contributing Editor
Marc Israel Sellem, Chief Photographer
The Jerusalem Post Editors
1932 - 1955 Gershon Agron
1955 - 1974 Ted Lurie
1974 - 1975 Lea Ben Dor
1975 - 1989 Ari Rath and Erwin Frenkel
1990 - 1992 N. David Gross
1992 - 1996 David Bar-Illan
1996 - 1999 Jeff Barak
1999 - 2000 David Makovsky
2000 - Carl Schrag
2000 - 2002 Jeff Barak
2002 - 2004 Bret Stephens
2004 - 2011 David Horovitz
2011 - 2016 Steve Linde
2016 Yaakov Katz
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