PR Newswire Media Moves - Issue July 6, 2015
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Univision America (Dallas, TX): Executive Vice President of Local Media, Jaime Jimenez, is now also in charge of radio content @UnivisionAM. In addition, Univision America, which is the AM music network of Univision, is canceling all of its national talk radio programs and moving to more local programming provided by its stations.
InsideClimate News (Brooklyn, NY): Pulitzer Prize winning Reporter Michael Waldholz (@MikeWaldholz) joins the team as Senior Editor/Investigations @insideclimate.
Business Insider (New York, NY): Former Bloomberg News Deals Editor Mohammed Hadi (@hadimo) is the new Deputy Editor @businessinsider. And former Financial News U.S. Editor Matt Turner (@_bmturner_) signs on as a Finance Editor. They join former Fast Company Senior Editor Ariel Schwartz (@arielhs) who signed on recently as Deputy Editor/Innovation.
Refinery29 (New York, NY): Kaelyn Forde (@KaelynForde) is the Executive Editor of News for @Refinery29.
The New Republic (Washington, DC): Sasha Belenky (@ambelenky) returns @tnr as the Features Director.
Foreign Policy (Washington, DC): Former Agence France-Presse Washington Correspondent Dan De Luce (@dandeluce) is now the National Security Correspondent @ForeignPolicy. And Bill Allison (@bill_allison) joins as the Chief Investigative Reporter.
USA Today - New York Bureau (New York, NY): National Political Reporter Martha T. Moore (@USATMoore) is moving on from @usatoday.
Roll Call (Washington, DC): Former PoliticMo Missouri Political Editor Eli Yokley (@eyokley) is moving to D.C. to become a Political Writer @rollcall.
Associated Press – Miami Bureau (Miami, FL): Sergio Bustos (@heraldbustos) has joined The AP – Miami Bureau as a Political Reporter.
Road & Track Magazine (Ann Arbor, MI): Travis Okulski (@tokulski) is the new Online Editor @RoadandTrack.
Upworthy (Los Angeles, CA): Nicole Carrico is now @Upworthy as the new Content Director. She is part of Editorial Director Amy O'Leary's @amyoleary new team. O'Leary joined in February.
InStyle (New York, NY): Danielle Prescod (@DaniellePrescod) is now the Accessories Editor @InStyleMag.
Artnet News (New York, NY): Kathleen Massara (@KathleenMassara) is the new Managing Editor @artnet.
The Las Vegas Sun (Las Vegas, NV): Former Web Editor from Modern Luxury San Francisco Magazine, Scott Lucas (@ScottLucas86), is now the Political Editor @LasVegasSun.
Las Vegas Review-Journal (Las Vegas, NV): Long-time Political Reporter @reviewjournal, Laura Myers, has passed away at the age of 53. Myers previously served as Editor and Reporter at the Associated Press.
Lawrence Journal-World (Lawrence, KS): Current Columnist and Reporter Chad Lawhorn (@clawhorn_ljw) is the new Managing Editor of the paper (@ljworld). He has also previously been Editor and Publisher at The Lawrence Business Ledger and the Baldwin Ledger.
The Clarion-Ledger (Jackson, MS): Genia Lovett has been named Interim President and Publisher @clarionledger and Antonio Morales (@AntonioCMorales) has joined the publication as a Reporter covering Jackson State sports.
KYW-TV (Philadelphia, PA): Chief Meteorologist Kathy Orr (@KathyOrrCBS3), Sports Director Beasley Reese (@beasleyreece), and Prime Time News Anchor Chris May (@chrismayCBS3) are all moving on from @CBSPhilly.
WSOC-TV (Charlotte, NC): Angela Hong has been hired @WSOCTV as a Reporter. She arrives from KOKI-TV in Tulsa.
WVIT-TV (West Hartford, CT): Susan Tully (@SusanTullyNBC) has become the President and General Manager @NBCConnecticut. Tully comes from KXAS in Texas where she worked for 14 years.
WROC-TV (Rochester, NY): Adam Chodak (@AdamChodak) is joining @News_8 as an Anchor and Managing Editor.
WBZ-TV (Boston, MA): Former WCAU-TV Executive Producer Johnny Green will join on @cbsboston as the Assistant News Director.
WMJX-FM (Boston, MA): Regular Fill-in Host Sue Tabb (@SueTabb) has officially joined the station as Co-Host of the “Morning Magic with David O’Leary” show.
WFTV-TV (Orlando, FL): Field Sutton (@FieldSutton) moves to @WFTV as a General Assignment Reporter from KYTX-TV in Texas.
WKIS-FM (Miami, FL): KBFF's Bryan LaRoche (@BryanRadio) has been named Afternoon Drive Host @999KissCountry in Miami.
WYYX-FM (Panama City, FL): Afternoon Host Jake "Paco" Navarro has moved on from WYYX-FM (@97_x) in Panama City.
WRUF-AM (Gainesville, FL): Long-time Afternoon Host Larry Vettel exits ESPN's @ESPN850WRUF in Gainesville.
WBAL-TV (Baltimore, MD): WBAL-TV (@WBALTV11) names Michelle Chism (@MLChism) as Assistant News Director.
WRTV-TV (Indianapolis, IN): Emily Pace (@emilyapace) has joined the Indianapolis station (@RTV6) as a Reporter.
KCAL 9/KCBS-TV (Studio City, CA): Vice President/News Director Scott Diener is moving on from CBS owned duopoly @KCBSKCALDesk.
KESQ-TV (Palm Springs, CA): Bianca Rae (@bianca__rae) moves from Weekend to Morning Anchor @kesq.
KPNX-TV (Phoenix, AZ): KNBC-TV Reporter Vanessa Ruiz (@vanessanbcla) signs on @12News as the new Morning Anchor.
KSHB-TV (Kansas City, MO): The NBC affiliate (@41actionnews) has named Weekend Anchor Frank Boal (@realfrankboal) as Sports Director.
KTVI-TV (St. Louis, MO): Long-time Anchor and Reporter Tom O’Neal (@tomonealtv) has announced his retirement from the Fox affiliate (@fox2now), effective Friday, July 3rd.
KMSP-TV (Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN): Lacey Crisp (@laceycrisp) has joined the Fox affiliate (@myfox9) as a Morning Traffic Reporter. She was most recently with WTMJ-TV in Milwaukee.
Telemundo - WNJU-TV 47 (Fort Lee, NJ): Former WAPA-TV Anchor/Reporter Alberto Rullan (@albertorullan) joins on as an Anchor/Reporter @Telemundo47.
KJRH-TV (Tulsa, OK): KTVT’s Mike McCardel (@mccardelcbs11) has been named News Director @KJRH2HD.
WNYC-FM (New York, NY): Gisele Regatao (@Gregatao) has moved on from her role as Senior Culture Editor @WNYC.
WBAP-AM /KLIF-AM (Dallas, TX): News Director Rick Hadley is moving on from @WBAP247NEWS and @570KLIF to be Executive Director of Communications at Grapevine-Colleyville school district. He has been working in the radio industry for 30 years.