May 27, 2014

MEDIA News: Media Moves at Inc., The Huffington Post, Money and More… 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 from the research team.  Learn more about Agility media targeting here.

Inc. Inc. Magazine (New York, NY): Thomas Goetz (@tgoetz) joins @inc as a Columnist. Also joining the publication as a Columnist is Michelle Manafy (@michellemanafy) and Maria Aspan (@mariaaspan) is now a Senior Editor.

Huffington Post The Huffington Post (@HuffingtonPost): Kate Palmer (@KatePalms) has been promoted to Managing Editor.

Money Magazine Money Magazine (New York, NY): Laura Goldstein joins @Money as Digital Deputy Editor.

Capital Business Capital Business (Washington, DC): Washington Post Business Reporter Amrita Jayakumar (@ajbombay) switches to The Washington Post Business publication (@CapitalBiz).

Fortune Magazine Fortune Magazine (New York, NY): Ben Geier (@ben_geier) has joined the team as an Online Breaking News Reporter. Also joining @FortuneMagazine as a Breaking News Reporter is Laura Lorenzetti (@lauralorenzetti).

Business Insider Business Insider (New York, NY): Colin Campbell (@BKColin) joins @BusinessInsider as a Politics Reporter.

Chicago Tribune Chicago Tribune (Chicago, IL): The daily (@chicagotribune) has announced several changes. Mike Kellams (@MikeKellams) has been named Associate Managing Editor/Business from serving in the Sports department. Joe Knowles (@jknowles31) will assume Kellams’ position as Associate Managing Editor/Sports. Associate Managing Editor/Business Michael Lev (@MichaelLev) has joined the Trib’s editorial board.

The New York Times The New York Times (New York, NY): Media Industry Reporter Emily Steel (@emilysteel) is set to join the paper June 16. She comes from the Financial Times where she served as a U.S. Media and Marketing Correspondent.

The New York Times – Atlanta Bureau (Atlanta, GA): Southern Bureau Chief Kim Severson has switched roles to Food Correspondent.

REDBOOK Redbook (New York, NY): Executive Editor Meredith Rollins has been named Interim Editor-in-Chief @redbookmag. Rollins will hold the position until a new EIC is found. She replaces Jill Herzig who now becomes Editor-in-Chief of Dr. Oz’s The Good Life Magazine.

ELLE Magazine (US) Elle Magazine (New York, NY): Rebecca Traister (@rtraister) of The New Republic joins @ElleMagazine as a Contributing Editor. She will remain @TNR as well. In addition, Amanda Fortini (@amandafortini) will also come aboard the publication as a Contributing Editor.

T Magazine T: The New York Times Style Magazine (New York, NY): Minju Pak has been tapped as the new Assistant Managing Editor @tmagazine.

Fusion Fusion (Doral, FL): Margarita Noriega (@margafret), has been named Director of Social Media @ThisisFusion.

Morning Consult Morning Consult (Internet): Tim Homan (@timothyrhoman) is the new Financial News Editor @MorningConsult.

The Upshot The Upshot (Washington, DC): Margot Sanger-Katz (@sangerkatz) is the new Healthcare Correspondent at this New York Times political policy website (@UpshotNYT).

Seattle Met Magazine Seattle Met (Seattle, WA): Senior Editor James Ross Gardner (@jamesrgardner) has been named the next Editor-in-Chief for the magazine (@SeattleMet).

SAVEUR Saveur (New York, NY): Mari Uyehara (@MariUyehara) is now a Senior Editor.

Mashable Mashable (@Mashable): Louise Roug will be the Global News Editor at the outlet. Sandra Gonzalez (@TheSandraG) is joining as a Senior Television Writer.

PHX Business Journal Phoenix Business Journal (Phoennix, AZ): Ray Schey has joined (@phxbizjournal) as Publisher from the Milwaukee Business Journal (@BizJournalMKE) where he served as Director of Advertising.

New Haven Register New Haven Register (New Haven, CT): Former intern Kristin Stoller (@KristinStoller) has joined the Breaking News team at the paper as a Reporter

OPERA NEWS Opera News (New York, NY): Diane Silberstein (@DSilbersteinNYC) is the new Publisher @OPERANEWS.

Tampa Bay Times Tampa Bay Times (St. Petersburg, FL): Sports scribe Joe Smith (@TBTimes_JSmith) has been promoted to Tampa Bay Lightning Hockey Reporter. And Matt Baker (@MBakerTBTimes) has joined the Times (@tb_times) sports team as a Reporter.

The Washington Times The Washington Times (Washington, DC): Marc Lancaster (@MarcLancaster) takes the reins as Sports Editor.

knoxnews The Knoxville News-Sentinel (Knoxville, TN): Steve Trosky (@strosky) is the new Assistant Sports Editor of the @knoxnews.

Rita Cosby WABC-AM (New York, NY): Rita Cosby (@RitaCosby) is now Host of the 5:00-6:00 p.m. “The Ride Home Show” alongside Host Pat Kiernan at (77WABCradiO).

Petoskey News-Review The Petoskey News-Review (Petoskey, MI): Rachel Brougham (@RachelBrougham) is the new Assistant Editor at Petoskey News-Review (@PetoskeyNews).

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