Nov 25, 2013
MEDIA News: New York Times, Telemundo, Fortune Magazine
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 New York Times (New York, NY): Reporter Elizabeth A. Harris (@liz_a_harris) is now on the Retail beat at the paper. In addition, Business Reporter Danielle Ivory (@danielle_ivory) has joined the paper covering the Public Sector.
Telemundo (Hialeah, FL): Manuel Martinez is now the President in charge of the 16 Telemundo (@Telemundo) affiliates.
Los Angeles News Group (Los Angeles, CA): Parent company, LANG has moved all 9 local newspapers behind a subscription pay wall. LANG newspapers include Los Angeles Daily News (@ladailynews), Daily Breeze (@DailyBreezeNews), Pasadena Star-News (@PasStarNews), Whittier Daily News (@WhittierNews), San Gabriel Valley Tribune (@SGVTribune), San Bernardino Sun (@sbsun), Inland Valley Daily Bulletin (@ivdailybulletin) and Redlands Daily Facts (@RedlandsNews).
Health (Birmingham, AL): Amelia Harnish (@amelia_faith) has been hired as an Assistant Editor at Health (@goodhealth).
Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, CA): President and COO Kathy Thompson is stepping down to pursue other endeavors.
Indianapolis Star (Indianapolis, IN): Michael Anthony Adams (@MichaelAdams317) has joined as Arts Reporter covering theater, performing arts and music at the daily (@indystar).
Greenhouse Management (Cleveland, OH): Joe Jancsurak (@JoeJancsurak) is the new Editor at this garden indsutry publication (@GreenhouseMag).
W Magazine (New York, NY): Sarah Zendejas (@sarahzendejas)(firstname.lastname@example.org) has joined the magazine as Fashion Assistant.
Fortune Magazine (New York, NY): Jen Wieczner (@jenwieczner) has joined Fortune (@FortuneMagazine) and will cover investments and healthcare.
Conde Nast Traveler (New York, NY): Hanya Yanagihara is the new Executive Editor @CNTraveler.
Yahoo! (@Yahoo): Journalist Julia Bainbridge (@JuliaBainbridge) has joined Yahoo! Shine (@YahooShine) as a Food Editor.
Newsweek (@Newsweek): Tracey Harrington McCoy (@TraceyHMcCoy) joins Newsweek as a Contributing Writer.
Buzzfeed (@Buzzfeed): Isaac Fitzgerald (@IsaacFitzgerald) is the new Books Editor.
Fast Company (@FastCompany): Rebecca Greenfield (@RZGreenfield) (email@example.com) has started at Fast Company as a Staff Writer.
SmartPlanet.com (@SmartPlanet): Laura Shin (@LauraShin) has been promoted to Features Editor.
People Magazine (New York, NY): People Magazine has hired Erin Clements (@Erin_J_Clements) as the Online Editor.
Chicago Tribune (Chicago, IL): Reporter Wailin Wong (@VelocityWong) is leaving the daily (@chicagotribune) where she covers consumer technology.
Edible PHILLY (Philadelphia, PA): Joy Manning (@JoyManning) is the Editor of this new Philadelphia culinary magazine (@EdiblePhilly).
Bloomberg News – Washington Bureau (Washington, DC): Reporter Elliot Blair Smith, Congressional Reporter Tim Homan, Executive Editor Rich Jaroslovsky, Book Editor Laurie Muchnick are among those who have been let go.
KDEN-TV (Denver, CO): Pedro Calderon Michel (@PedroCalderonMi) is the new News Director.
Los Angeles Confidential (Los Angeles, CA): Erin Magner (firstname.lastname@example.org) is the new Deputy Editor.
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