PR Newswire Media Moves - Issue June1, 2015
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The San Diego Union-Tribune (San Diego, CA): U-T San Diego has returned to its original name, “The San Diego Union-Tribune,” (@sdut) after being acquired by Tribune Publishing. Russ Newton is the new President.
FWB CEO (Fort Worth, TX): A new business publication is being produced by Fort Worth Business Press (@fwbusinesspress) this June titled "FWB CEO." The publication will feature news about the area’s business executives and CEOs. Paul K. Harral (@pharral) will serve as Editor of the new publication and Associate Editor at Fort Worth Business Press.
The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Former Las Vegas Sun Washington Correspondent Amber Phillips (@byamberphillips) and Janell Ross (@janellross) both are joining "The Fix" at @washingtonpost as Election Reporters. Former Dallas Morning News Sports Reporter Kevin Blackistone (@ProfBlackistone) joins @PostSports as a Sports Columnist.
Palm Beach Post (West Palm Beach, FL): Antonio Fins is the new Business Editor @pbpost.
Morning Consult (Washington, DC): Former Washington Post Political Reporter Reid Wilson (@ConsultReid) is now the Congressional Editor/Chief Political Correspondent @MorningConsult.
TechCrunch (San Francisco, CA): Alexia Tsotsis (@Alexia) is leaving her position as Co-Editor @TechCrunch to attend grad school.
The Intercept (New York, NY): Farai Chideya (@Farai) is now a Columnist and Consulting Editor @The_Intercept and Roger Hodge (@RogerHodge) is now the National Editor.
ESPN (Bristol, CT): Former WRC-TV Sports Reporter/Anchor Diana Russini (@NBCDianna) is moving north to sign on as a Sports Anchor @ESPN.
Field & Stream (New York, NY): Jared Sullivan is now an Associate Editor for @FieldandStream.
Allure (New York, NY): Sophia Panych (@sophiapanych) is now Digital Beauty Editor @Allure_magazine.
The Huffington Post (New York, NY): Travis Waldron (@travis_waldron) has been named Sports Reporter @HuffingtonPost.
Town & Country (New York, NY): William Kahn has been promoted to Senior Market and Accessories Editor @TandCMag.
Page Six Magazine – New York Post (New York, NY): Andrew Nodell has joined @PageSix as a Senior News Reporter.
Warwick Beacon (Warwick, RI): Sports Writer Jacob Marrocco returns to @RhodyBeat.
WGCL-TV (Atlanta, GA): Anchor Jocelyn Connell is leaving this Meredith-owned station (@cbs46) to move to Italy for her husband's new job.
KWWL-TV (Cedar Rapids, IW): Anchor Teal Jennings (@TealJennings) will be moving on from @KWWL Friday, June 5th. She has been with station since April 2014.
KTSM-TV (El Paso, TX): David Candelaria has been named Vice President & General Manager at KTSM-TV (@NC9).
KARD-TV/KTVE-TV (West Monroe, LA): Randy Stone takes over as Vice President & General Manager of KARD-TV and KTVE-TV (@MyArkLaMiss).
KLRT-TV (Little Rock, AR): Weekend Anchor/Reporter Susanne Brunner (@SusanneBrunner) has been made Host of @FOX16NEWS weekday morning show, “Good Day.”
KFOR-TV (Oklahoma City, OK): Sheldra Brigham (@SheldraBrigham) has joined the @kfor team as a Weekend Anchor/Reporter.
WOLB-AM (Baltimore, MD): Tim Watts says goodbye to WOLB-FM (@wolbbaltimore) as he steps away from radio.
WFTS-TV (Tampa, FL): News Anchor Linda Hurtado (@LhurtadoWFTS) is moving on from @ABCActionNews to spend more time with her family.
WIYY-FM (Baltimore, MD): Midday Personality Sarah Fleischer is set to retire from Baltimore's @98Rock on June 5th.
KREM-TV/KSKN-TV (Spokane, WA): R.J. Merritt has been promoted to President and General Manager of the CBS and CW affiliates (@KREM2). He makes the move from being the stations' Director of Sales and Marketing.
KXDD-FM (Yakima, WA): Carey Jacobson (@CJradioDJ) has joined the country music station @1041KXDD as a Morning Host. She was previously with KWJJ-FM in Portland, OR.
WTIC-TV (Hartford, CT): Beginning June 30th, Amanda Raus (@amandaraus) will join @FoxTV as a Morning Anchor and Reporter. Raus was previously a Reporter at WVIT-TV.
WHDH-TV (Boston, MA): Beginning June 17th, Emmy award-winning journalist Jadiann Thompson (@JadiannTV) will be joining the family over at @7News as a Weekend Evening Anchor. Thompson will be moving from Kansas City where she has anchored for KSHB-TV for two years.
WCKN-FM (Charleston, SC): Former WIWF-FM DJ Jessica Chandler joins cross-town rival WCKN-FM (@kickin925fm) as a Morning DJ.