Nov 11, 2013
11/11 MEDIA Moves & News: Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, CNET
PR Newswire’s Audience Research Department makes thousands of updates to the database of journalists and bloggers that underpins our Agility media targeting and distribution platform. Below is a sampling of recent media moves and news. Learn more about Agility media targeting here.
The Washington Post (Washington, DC): National Review’s Washington Editor Robert Costa (@robertcostaNRO) is coming to the Post in early 2014 as a National Political Reporter.
The Wall Street Journal (New York, NY): Anchor and Managing Editor Wendy Bounds bids farewell to WSJ (@WSJ) Live Video.Former Energy and Environment Reporter Ryan Tracy (@ryanjtracy) will now cover Banking Regulation. In addition, Kate Linebaugh (@kate_linebaugh) has been promoted to Deputy Bureau Chief, Corporate Bureau.
Hearst News Service (Washington, DC): Ex-St. Louis Post-Dispatch (@stltoday) D.C. Bureau Chief Bill Lambrecht (@blambrecht) joins on as an Investigative Reporter.
Financial Advisor (Shrewsbury, NJ): Don Jamieson (@dvjamieson) is the new Editor-at Large and Blogger at FA (@FAmagazine).
CNET (@CNET): Paul Sloan (@PaulSloan) has been named Editor-in-Chief.
Mashable (@Mashable): Jim Roberts (@NYCJim) has been hired as the new Executive Editor and Chief Content Officer.
Yahoo! (@Yahoo): Food Editor Rachel Tepper (@RachelTepper) will be leaving the Huffington Post (@HuffingtonPost) to join Yahoo!Shine (@YahooShine).
Bloomberg View (@BloombergView): The Big Picture blog’s Barry Ritholtz (@ritholtz) joins on as a Financial Columnist.
Al Jazeera America – Washington Bureau (Washington, DC): Former PBS journalist Ray Suarez (@RaySuarezNews) joins Al Jazeera America (@ajam) as the “Inside Story” Host. And former Popular Science (@PopSci) Editor-in-Chief Jacob Ward (@_jacobward_) joina as Science and Technology Correspondent.
The Atlantic (Washington, DC) — Peter Beinart (@PeterBeinart) has left The Daily Beast to join The Atlantic (@TheAtlantic) as a Contributing Editor.
Bloomberg News – San Francisco Bureau (San Francisco, CA): Sarah Frier (@sarahfrier) moves to the SF bureau covering Social Media.
Time.com (New York, NY): Kelly Conniff (@kellyconniff) has been promoted to Special Projects Editor.
LAist (@Laist) (email@example.com): Emma Gallegos (@EmmaGallegos) has been promoted to Editor-in-Chief.
DailyCandy (@DailyCandy): Kate Wolfson (@KateWolfson) has been hired as the Los Angeles Editor at DailyCandy (@CandyLosAngeles).
The Daily Record (Baltimore, MD): Bryan Sears is the new state government and politics Reporter.
Cosmopolitan (New York, NY): Alexandra Martell (@AlieMartell) is the new Online Managing Editor at Cosmo (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Deadline Hollywood (@deadline): Founder Nikki Finke (@NikkiFinke) has parted ways with this entertainment website.
GameSpot (@GameSpot): Justin Haywald (@JustinHaywald) was hired as the Senior News Editor.
The Register Citizen (Torrington, CT): Shako Liu (@shako_liu) signs on as a Multimedia Journalist.
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