DETROIT — A management shift is in the works at Automotive News. Here are the changes:
- Publisher Jason Stein is leaving Automotive News and parent Crain Communications Inc. to host a new radio show on SiriusXM: "Cars & Culture with Jason Stein." He will also launch Flat Six Media, a global media services and broadcasting platform.
- KC Crain, CEO of Crain Communications, will assume Stein's role as Automotive News publisher effective Sept. 15.
- Josh Freed has been named head of strategy.
Stein, 49, joined Automotive News as a reporter in 2003 following jobs in Canada, Ohio and Indiana.