According to the Hollywood Reporter, Vice Media has let 250 people go from their staff. That is about 10% of their total staff. Writers, producers, and production staff were all included in this round of layoffs.
“Having finalized the 2019 budget, our focus shifts to executing our goals and hitting our marks,” CEO Nancy Dubuc wrote in a memo sent to staff on Friday morning that was shared with THR. “We will make Vice the best manifestation of itself and cement its place long into the future.”The Hollywood Reporter
Vice Media on Friday, February 7, 2019 also let go around 30 members of their Vice India team, including the Editor in Chief.