Nov 18, 2013
11/18 MEDIA Moves & News: Bloomberg Business Week, The New York Times, Business Insider
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.
Bloomberg Businessweek (New York, NY): Kurt Soller (@KurtSoller) has started at Bloomberg Businessweek (@BW) as a Deputy Editor.
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 (Detroit, MI): Deputy Managing Editor Gary Miles (@GaryMiles_DN) has taken the reins as Managing Editor at the News (@detroitnews).
Business Insider (New York, NY): Aaron Gell (@aarongell) joins @BusinessInsider later this month as Features Editor.
The Oregonian (Portland, OR): Rob Davis (@robwdavis) is the new Environment Reporter.
Yoga Journal (San Francisco, CA): Carin Gorrell (@caringorrell) is the new Editor-in-Chief.
Montana Magazine (Helena, MT): Jenna Cederberg (@jennacederberg) is the new Editor of Montana (@MontanaMagazine).
The Washington Examiner (Washington, DC): Zachary Colman (@zcolman) tackles the Energy and Environment Reporter position at the Examiner (@dcexaminer).
Roll Call (Washington, DC): Tamar Hallerman (@TamarHallerman) joins the team as a Reporter.
Garden & Gun (Charleston, SC): Nancy Carmody is the new Publisher of Garden & Gun (@gardenandgunmag).
The Boston Globe (Boston, MA): Sports Columnist Leigh Montville returns to the paper after 24 years.
Lowell Sun (Lowell, MA): The paper has promoted longtime staff member Dave McArdle (@DMacTheSun) from Executive Editor to Editorial Page Editor.
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 City, UT): Bubba Brown leaves Ogden’s Standard-Examiner to be a Sports Reporter at the Trib (@sltrib).
The Vicksburg Post (Vicksburg, MS): Jeff Schumacher is the new Managing Editor at the Post (@TheVixPost).
The News-Gazette (Champaign, IL): Sports Editor Jim Rossow has been promoted to Executive Editor at The News-Gazette (@news_gazette).
KYSR-FM (Los Angeles, CA): Trey Morgan (@ItsTreyMorgan) is set to join the team in January 2014 as Assistant Program Director & Host.
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-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 – KDEN-TV (Denver,CO): Pedro Calderon will be joining the KDEN-TV’s (@telemundodenver) newsroom as News Director.
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.
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 (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.
Chicago Tribune (Chicago, IL): Alison Bowen (@ReporterAlison) joins the Chicago Tribune, she will cover consumer electronics and technology.
Men’s Journal (New York, NY): Associate Publisher Vincent Krsulich has been moved into the role of Publisher.
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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