Under New Management, Sports Illustrated Cuts One-Fourth of Staff
Company is replacing staff with freelancers and bloggers.
Digital publisher Maven now manages Sports Illustrated for Authentic Brands Group, and one of its managerís first moves was to cut staff by more than one-fourth last Thursday. The company cut more than 40 jobs out of a total staff of 150, reports The New York Times. To replace the sports coverage those staff members provided, Maven will work with 200 contractors instead.
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