Joe Middendorf was named Business Development Manager in June 2018 after 23 years with the Herald-Whig in various positions in the Advertising and Classified departments. He was most recently the Classified Advertising Manager for the Herald-Whig and New Jersey Herald. As Business Development Manager, Joe focuses mostly on new business development and special advertising products and projects. Joe was born and raised in Quincy and has five brothers and sisters spread across the U.S. He is married and has one daughter. He enjoys swimming, golf, softball, tennis and many other things he can't find time for. One of his favorite things to do is travel. He has several in-laws in Beijing and gets to visit with them every couple of years. He was able to visit Beijing during the 2008 Olympics and the 2010 World's Fair in Shanghai. Due to all of these travels, Joe finds himself an avid photographer — not good, but avid.