Jim Brady was executive editor of washingtonpost.com from 2004 until earlier this year. Prior to that, he served in various executive roles at America Online. Brady began his career as a sportswriter at The Washington Post, and was a member of the launch team of washingtonpost.com. He is currently advising Guardian News & Media, the parent of ContentNext Media, on its U.S. online expansion.
The debate over charging for web content has been consuming the media industry in recent months, and there