Sep 02, 2014

MEDIA News: Media Moves at: Travel & Leisure, New York Magazine, NH1 News 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.

NH1 News (Concord, NH): Veteran Reporter Kevin Landrigan (@Klandrigan) will join the staff of this brand new channel that will cover New Hampshire news (@NH1News)( in mid-September. Also joining the NH1 news team in the near future is Anchor/Reporter Paul Mueller. Mueller comes from Bay News 9 in Tampa, Florida.

Travel + Leisure (New York, NY): Nathan Lump (@nathanlump) joins @TravlandLeisure as Editor.

Women’s Health (New York, NY): Amy Keller Laird (@amykellerlaird) will act as the interim Editor-in-Chief @WomensHealthMag for the foreseeable future.

New York Magazine (New York): Ben Williams (@bendwilliams) has been promoted to Digital Editor @NYMag.

The Washington Examiner (Washington, DC): Senior Editor Philip Klein (@philipaklein) was promoted to new Commentary Editor @dcexaminer.

Associated Press – Las Vegas Bureau (Las Vegas, NV): Kimberly Pierceall (@pierceall) is set to join @AP as a Gambling/Tourism Reporter from the Orange County Register beginning Sept. 22nd.

Chicago Magazine (Chicago, IL): Executive Digital Editor Jennifer Tanaka (@JenniferTanaka) is leaving the lifestyle magazine (@ChicagoMag) to join Northwestern University, as Director of Digital Communications. Digital Designer/Developer Luke Seemann (@bikesarefun) has been promoted to succeed Tanaka as Managing Editor, Digital. Web Editor Harry Sawyers has left and Senior Editor Emmet Sullivan (@emmetds) will replace him.

Los Angeles Daily News (Woodland Hills, CA): David Montero (@DaveMontero) joins @ladailynews as a local news Reporter. Montero was previously with @OCRegister.

Men’s Journal (New York, NY): Former Runner’s World Gear Editor Jeff Dengate (@dengaterade) is the new Senior Editor reviewing the latest gear. And Jason Diamond (@imjasondiamond) has become an Associate Editor @MensJournal. He will focus on web content.

Saveur Magazine (New York, NY): Former Fodor’s Travel Web Editor Erica Duecy (@ericaduecy) joins @SAVEURMAG as Digital Director.

Nylon Magazine (New York, NY): Busra Erkara (@Busra_Erkara) becomes Senior Editor of Pop Culture and Style Features @NylonMag. In addition, Mickey Stanley becomes Senior Editor overseeing Features on Culture and Style and Patty Martinez Adams (@pattyadams) is made Editor-at-Large. She will help with contributing features articles and celebrity covers.

CBS Newspath (New York, NY): Megan Alexander (@MeganAlexander1) joins @cbsnewspath as a Special Correspondent covering Thursday Night Football. She will also remain at Inside Edition.

ProPublica (New York, NY): Robert Faturechi (@RobertFaturechi) joins @ProPublica as a Campaign Finance Reporter.

Sporting News (Charlotte, NC): Former WOLO-TV Sports Anchor/Reporter Sara Jane Harris (@SaraJaneHarris) is now a Digital Host here (@SportingNews).

The Tennessean (Nashville, TN): Executive Editor Maria De Varenne has been promoted to News Director @Tennessean.

Bloomberg News (New York, NY): Cynthia Koons (@CynthiaLKoons) is the new Healthcare Reporter @BloombergNews.

The Huffington Post (New York, NY): Ben Walsh (@BenDWalsh) is a new Business Reporter @HuffingtonPost.

Frontiers Magazine (Los Angeles, CA): Drew Droege (@drewdroege) is set to join @frontiersmag as a Contributing Editor.

Eater (@EaterNY) ( Greg Morabito (@GregMorabito) has been named Engagement Editor. Morabito has been with Eater since 2011. In other news, Devra Ferst (@devraferst) has joined the online news site as an Associate Editor.  Previous, Ferst was a Contributor at Grub Street.

Harper’s Bazaar (New York, NY): Alexandra Tunell (@alexandratunell) has joined @harpersbazaarus as an Online Beauty Editor.

The Oregonian (Portland, OR): Keith Sharon (@KeithSharonOC) tackles the Sports Editor spot @Oregonian.

Detailed outlet and contact information is available at

Click here view the complete listing of MEDIAware

Fill in your details below: