PR Newswire Media Moves - Issue January 18, 2016
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Martha Stewart Living Magazine (New York, NY): Elizabeth Graves has been named Editor-in-Chief @MS_Living. She was previously Editor-in-Chief of Martha Stewart Weddings and will be succeeding Editor Eric Pike, who is moving on from the publication.
Martha Stewart Weddings (New York, NY): Amy Conway has been named Editor-in-Chief @MarthaWeddings. She was previously an Editor-at-Large at Martha Stewart Living Magazine. She will be succeeding Editor Elizabeth Graves, who has been named Editor-in-Chief of Martha Stewart Living Magazine.
The Seattle Times (Seattle, WA): The following are moving on from (@seattletimes): Theater Critic Misha Berson (@MishaBerson); Business Editor Becky Bisbee (@bbisbee); Reporter Jack Broom (@JBroomSeattle); Travel Editor Kristin Jackson; Editor Bob Payne (@BobPayne_Journo) and Crime Reporter Jennifer Sullivan (@SeattleSullivan).
Bloomberg News – Washington Bureau (New York, NY): Lynnley Browning (@browninglynnley) has joined @business at the Washington Bureau as a Tax Reporter. She was previously a Reporter covering corporate taxes at Newsweek. Bill Allison (@bill_allison) has also joined the Washington Bureau as a Campaign Finance Reporter.
Mashable (New York, NY): Katie Dupere (@KATIEDUPERE) is the new Social Good Reporter @MASHABLE. She was previously a Social Good Intern at Mashable.
Galore (New York, NY): Molly Mulshine (@MOLLYMULSHINE) joins @THEGALOREMAG as a Senior Editor. She arrives from The New York Observer, where she was a Senior Reporter.
Refinery29 (New York, NY): Meghan DeMaria (@MEGHANDEMARIA) has been promoted to Associate Editor @REFINERY29. She was formerly a Trending Writer at Refinery29.
Racked (New York, NY): Britt Aboutaleb (@BRITTABOUTALEB) is the new Editor-in-Chief @RACKED. She was formerly a Managing Editor for Yahoo Style.
Mic (New York, NY): Ruth Reader (@RUTHREADER) steps up to the Mic @MICNEWS as a Senior Staff Writer. She will be covering technology. She arrives from VentureBeat where she was a Staff Writer.
The Baltimore Sun (Baltimore, MD): Brittany Britto (@BrittanyBritto) has joined @BaltimoreSun as a Features Reporter. She was most recently a Multimedia Journalist at Capital News Service.
Crain's Detroit Business (Detroit, MI): Executive Editor Cindy Goodaker (@CindyGoodaker) has moved on from @CrainsDetroit.
NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA): Carolyn Fox (@carolynpfox) has joined @NOLAnews as Director of Content. Fox previously worked as Director of Entertainment for Advance Digital and, prior to that, as Director of Content Initiatives for National Geographic.
The Tennessean (Nashville, TN): Former The Hill Editor Ben Goad (@ben_goad) starts @tennessean next month as a Content Strategist.
CNN Digital (Atlanta, GA): Amanda Jackson (@AmandaJ_TX) has been promoted to Associate Producer @CNN. She was previously a Freelancer.
LA Weekly (Culver City, CA): Managing Editor Jill Stewart is leaving @LAWeekly in February for a career in politics.
Mansfield News-Journal (Mansfield, OH): Former Ashland Times-Gazette Editor Ted Daniels has been named Editor @MansfieldNJ.
Logan Daily News (Logan, OH): The Ohio newspaper (@logandaily) welcomes James Shine as its new Publisher. Shine was most recently Publisher of The Lima News in Lima, OH.
North Platte Telegraph (North Platte, NE): News Service Manager Joan von Kampen (@joan_vk) has been named Editor @NPTelegraph.
New England Cable News (Newton, MA): Former WHDH-TV Meteorologist Pete Bouchard (@pbouchardwx) has joined @NECN. News Anchor Melody Mendez (@MelodyMendezTV) joins the team in March and Anchor/Reporter Joy Lim Nakrin (@JoyLimNakrin) signs on in May.
Telemundo - KVDA-TV (San Antonio, TX): José Alberto Suárez is the new General Manager @Noticias60.
Telemundo - WKAQ-TV (San Juan, PR): Elizabeth Robaina signs on the air @telemundopr as a Weather Anchor.
KTBS-TV (Shreveport, LA): Anchor/Medical Reporter Jessica Crandall (@JCrandallNews) is moving on from @KTBS. She and her husband will be moving to Dallas.
WFAA-TV (Dallas, TX): Anchor/Reporter, Carla Wade (@CarlaNWade) has moved on from the station (@wfaachannel8).
KSBY-TV (San Luis Obispo, CA): Carina Corral (@corralcarina) returns to @ksby as an Evening Anchor. Corral worked at the station previously but left for a position with KSEE-TV in Fresno.
KERO-TV (Bakersfield, CA): Former KFSN-TV Assistant News Director Leeza Starks (@leezastarks) has been named News Director @23ABCNews.
KSWB-TV (San Diego, CA): Scott Heath has been upped from Station Manager to VP/General Manager @fox5sandiego.
WGKX-FM (Memphis, TN): Scott Gaines has been hired as the new Afternoon DJ at this Country music station (@kix106). He replaces Mark Billingsley, who passed away last
year. Gaines starts later this month.
WSM-FM (Nashville, TN): Jason Addams is the new Afternoon DJ at this Country music station (@955nashicon). He joined Cumulus/Nash in 2013 after a stint at WBNQ-FM in Indiana.
WKHX-FM (Atlanta, GA): CJ Lusk is the new Midday DJ @kicks1015. He arrives from WHBQ-FM in Memphis.
WZGC-FM (Atlanta, GA): Host and ex-NFL star Randy Cross has moved on from @929thegame.
WHTP-FM (Scarborough, ME): Radio Personality Kristina “Krissy” Williamson (@krissytradio) joins the radio lineup @Hot1047Maine as an Afternoon Host. Most recently, she was part of the lineup at WODS-FM in Boston.
KDKB-FM (Phoenix, AZ): Long-time Broadcaster and Program Director Mike Tierney has moved on from @933_KDKB after 32 years in Broadcasting.
WERQ-FM (Baltimore, MD): The station (@92QJamsBmore) adds "Kels In The Afternoon" hosted by Program Director Vernon Kelson (@UrbanInformer).
WMXJ-FM (Miami, FL): Kenny Walker (@KennyWalker1027) has joined as a Host of the morning show @TheBeachMiami.
WFTW-AM (Fort Walton Beach, FL): Rob Brown (@TheRobBrownShow) has joined news talk radio WFTW-AM as a Morning Host. Brown previously worked at WEAR-TV as the Okaloosa County Field Reporter.
WLS-AM (Chicago, IL): Radio sports Host Connor Mcknight (@McKnight_WGN) is joining @wlsam890 to cover the Chicago White Sox. McKnight joins the station from WGN-AM.
KMPS-FM (Seattle, WA): Kenny Jay (@kennyjayradio) has been announced as the new Program Director for the CBS Radio owned country music station (@941KMPS). He was previously at KMNB-FM in Minneapolis, MN.