Nov 18, 2013

11/18 MEDIA Moves & News: Bloomberg Business Week, The New York Times, Business Insider 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. 

Businessweek Bloomberg Businessweek (New York, NY): Kurt Soller (@KurtSoller) has started at Bloomberg Businessweek (@BW) as a Deputy Editor.

The New York Times The New York Times (New York, NY): Hugo Lindgren is stepping down as Editor-in-Chief of New York Times Magazine in December. Business Reporter Rachel C. Abrams (@rachelabramsny) has joined the team to cover financial news and Wall Street.

The Detroit News The Detroit News (Detroit, MI): Deputy Managing Editor Gary Miles (@GaryMiles_DN) has taken the reins as Managing Editor at the News (@detroitnews).

Business Insider Business Insider (New York, NY): Aaron Gell (@aarongell) joins @BusinessInsider later this month as Features Editor.

The Oregonian The Oregonian (Portland, OR): Rob Davis (@robwdavis) is the new Environment Reporter.

Yoga Journal Yoga Journal (San Francisco, CA): Carin Gorrell (@caringorrell) is the new Editor-in-Chief.

Montana Magazine Montana Magazine (Helena, MT): Jenna Cederberg (@jennacederberg) is the new Editor of Montana (@MontanaMagazine).

Washington Examiner The Washington Examiner (Washington, DC): Zachary Colman (@zcolman) tackles the Energy and Environment Reporter position at the Examiner (@dcexaminer).

Roll Call Roll Call (Washington, DC): Tamar Hallerman (@TamarHallerman) joins the team as a Reporter.

Garden & Gun Garden & Gun (Charleston, SC): Nancy Carmody is the new Publisher of Garden & Gun (@gardenandgunmag).

The Boston Globe The Boston Globe (Boston, MA): Sports Columnist Leigh Montville returns to the paper after 24 years.

The Lowell Sun Lowell Sun (Lowell, MA): The paper has promoted longtime staff member Dave McArdle (@DMacTheSun) from Executive Editor to Editorial Page Editor.

The Seattle Times The Seattle Times (Seattle, WA): Tacoma’s News Tribune Sports Reporter Ryan Divish (@RyanDivish) joins the Times (@seattletimes) to cover Baseball.

Salt Lake Tribune Salt Lake Tribune (Salt Lake City, UT): Bubba Brown leaves Ogden’s Standard-Examiner to be a Sports Reporter at the Trib (@sltrib).

THE VICKSBURG POST The Vicksburg Post (Vicksburg, MS): Jeff Schumacher is the new Managing Editor at the Post (@TheVixPost).

news_gazette The News-Gazette (Champaign, IL): Sports Editor Jim Rossow has been promoted to Executive Editor at The News-Gazette (@news_gazette).

Trey Morgan KYSR-FM (Los Angeles, CA): Trey Morgan (@ItsTreyMorgan) is set to join the team in January 2014 as Assistant Program Director & Host.

Hunter Quinn KZZO-FM (Sacramento, CA): This CBS affiliate will welcome Hunter Quinlivan (@hqradio) as Assistant Program Director/Music Director in December.

KEARTH101-FM (Los Angeles, CA) Weekend Host Dave Randall has exited classic hits station @KEARTH101.
KCBS KCAL KCBS-TV (Studio City, CA): Anchors, Sharon Tay (@SharonTay888), Rick Garcia (@RickGarciaNews) and Meteorologist Evelyn Taft (@EvelynTaft) are joining KCBS-TV from sister station KCAL9-TV.

Telemundo Denver Telemundo – KDEN-TV (Denver,CO): Pedro Calderon will be joining the KDEN-TV’s (@telemundodenver) newsroom as News Director.

NECN New England Cable News (Newton, MA): Michael St. Peter (@MichaelStPeter) is now the VP and General Manager at @NECN.

Consumer Reports (Yonkers, NY): Kimberly Kleman is no longer Editor-in-Chief and Deputy Editorial Director at the outlet.

MattBai Yahoo! (@Yahoo): Matt Bai (@MattBai) joins Yahoo as a National Political Columnist.

The Wall Street Journal (New York, NY): Congressional Reporter Corey Boles has parted ways with the Wall Street Journal (@WSJ). In addition, Reporter Allison Morrow (@alliwsj) has been added to the World Desk.

CNN CNN (New York, NY): New York Times Reporter Brian Stelter (@BrianStelter) will part ways with the paper later this month and join @CNN as a Senior Media Correspondent and Host.

Alison Bowen Chicago Tribune (Chicago, IL): Alison Bowen (@ReporterAlison) joins the Chicago Tribune, she will cover consumer electronics and technology.

Men's Journal Men’s Journal (New York, NY): Associate Publisher Vincent Krsulich has been moved into the role of Publisher.

SJ-R Breaking News State Journal-Register (Springfield, IL): Food Editor/Columnist/Blogger Kathryn Rem is leaving the daily (@SJRbreaking). Natalie Morris will take over the Sunday’s “A La Carte” column and Brien Murphy will take over “Off the Clock” and “Food”.

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