Steve Smarzynski joined the Pilot News Group as circulation manager.

Formerly with the News Dispatch (Michigan City), Smarzynski has more than a decade of experience in newspaper delivery and circulation operations.

At the Michigan City newspaper, Smarzynski was assistant circulation manager, handling the hiring of carriers, route distribu­tion, subscriber problems and other tasks.

His role at the Pilot News is similar but carries with it the added responsibility of im­prov­ing customer service and utilizing new technologies to their full potential.