The Washington Post has laid off several dozen employees on the business side, Fishbowl DC reported on Friday.
The entire mobile team was let go, according to sources, while editorial staffers were unaffected. The exact number of layoffs is not clear, but Fishbowl DC placed the number at 54.
Chief information officer Shailesh Prakash confirmed the cuts in a memo to staff on Wednesday, saying that they were part of a "broader restructuring" as the company re-evaluates and reduces costs.
Other changes are on the horizon, as well. The newspaper is considering re-locating its offices and selling its downtown headquarters.
Source: Huffington Post Media