Ryan Briggs, a Philly journalist who covers the built environment and was most recently a Next City fellow, has been hired as a staff writer at City Paper. His tweeting in his new position has certainly started with a bang:
What better way to show how relevant you are than by turning one of the citys biggest slumlords into a columnist philly.com/philly/news/Ph?— Ryan W Briggs (@rw_briggs) January 25, 2013
Calling legendary musician/Universal Companies CEO Kenny Gamble a slumlord? That's one way to make waves, for sure.
· rw_briggs on Twitter
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