The Morning Call
101. N. Sixth Street
Mgr, Ent&Life Edtr/Dgtl Topic
Responsible for The Morning Call's features sections in print and online. Print sections include Go Guide, Saturday Go Guide, Sunday Go Guide, Life/Health, Life/Food and Life/Family. Online content includes entertainment mobile alerts and blogs such as Lehigh Valley Music, Lehigh Valley Restaurants, TV Watchers and Lehigh Valley Parenting.
Mike Hirsch has overseen The Morning Call's features department since 2007. During that time, The Morning Call was judged one of the nine best features sections in the country. He's also introduced four feature blogs on themorningcall.com and has overseen the expansion of its health coverage online and in the Life/Health print section. He had been The Morning Call's Business Editor for six years, during which time the section won six first-place national writing awards. Previously, he worked 13 years at the Post-Standard in Syracuse, N.Y., as entertainment editor, assistant metro editor, bureau chief, copy editor and reporter.
Striving to become an Adirondack 46er by climbing the 46 highest mountains in New York State. Loves riding his road bike in Mennonite farm country in Pennsylvania and around Lake Placid, N.Y.