Corporate Archives: Target’s Archivists Cut in Layoffs
Target Corp. employees in charge of chronicling the retailer’s storied past were among those eliminated in this week’s layoffs.
Senior Archivists Tony Jahn and Jamie Martin confirmed via LinkedIn that they were let go as part of Wednesday’s cuts.
The archives department was responsible for expanding and organizing Target’s collection of historical artifacts, including business papers, photographs, textiles, other objects and electronic records.
Read the Complete Article
See Also: From 2012, Video: Take a Tour of the Target History Center with Tony Jahn
About Gary Price
Gary Price (email@example.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.