Metro Group Inc. promoted Matthew Ondesko to Managing Editor .
Matthew Ondesko is the first Managing Editor named by the Metro Group. He will be responsible for managing 13 editors and reporters for 24 weekly community newspapers covering five counties of Western New York.
Ondesko first started with Metro Group in 2002 as a part time reporter. He later was promoted to Assistant Editor in February of 2005 and named as Managing Editor on May 7th of this year.
Ondesko brings a fresh perspective and a vision of making the Metro Group into one of the best weekly community newspapers in the country. Ondesko plans on accomplishing this vision through hard work, staff training and development and by being immersed in the local communities.
Ondesko has receive multiple awards for his works including, three AFCP awards for original sports writing. He holds A.S. degree in Communications/Media Arts from Erie Community College.
Matthew Ondesko along with his wife, Tara, and 3-year-old son, Christian, reside in the Village of Hamburg.
Metro Group, Inc., WNY largest publisher of free and paid weekly community newspapers covering 24 communities throughout 5 counties of WNY. Metro Group newspapers are home delivered to over 300,000 households weekly.