PR Newswire Media Moves - Issue May 18, 2015
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The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Former USA Today Personal Finance Editor Rodney Brooks (@Perfiguy) joins the team in June as a Personal Finance Columnist. Assistant Editor/Outlook Lisa Bonos (@lisabonos) is starting a relationships column called "Solo-ish". Former Time Correspondent Emily Rauhala (@emilyrauhala) is signing on as a China Correspondent @washingtonpost based in Beijing. And former Politico Reporter James Hohmann (@jameshohmann) returns to the Post as a National Political Reporter.
The Washington Examiner (Washington, DC): Former Defense News Managing Editor David Brown (@dave_brown24) and former Congressional Reporter Pete Kasperowicz are the new Senior Editors. Barbara Boland (@BBatdc) takes on the Weekend Editor role. Nicole Duran (@Duranni1) is the new White House Reporter @dcexaminer. And Ariel Cohen (@ArielCohen37) signs on as a Campaign Reporter.
The Wall Street Journal (New York, NY): Erin White (@erinsusanwhite) has joined @WSJ as a Digital News Editor. And Jennifer Hicks has joined the publication as an Executive Digital News Editor.
The Boston Globe (Boston, MA): Larry Edelman (@GlobeBizEd) returns to the Globe (@bostonglobe) as the Business Editor.
CNN International (Atlanta, GA): Anchor/Reporter George Howell (@georgehowellcnn) has moved from the domestic side of CNN to the international (@cnni).
Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA): Coy Wire (@coywire) is now a Sports Anchor @cnn.
CNN Political Unit (Atlanta, GA): Eugene Scott (email@example.com) and Tom LoBianco are the two, new Breaking News Reporters @CNNPolitics.
Crain's Detroit Business/Bridge Magazine (Detroit, MI): Lindsay VanHulle (@LindsayVanHulle) has joined Crain's Detroit Business (@crainsdetroit) and Bridge Magazine (@BridgeMichigan) as the Lansing Correspondent.
Savannah Morning News (Savannah, GA): Business Reporter Julia Ritchey has moved on from the daily (@savannahnow).
Atlanta Journal-Constitution (Atlanta, GA): Business Editor Charlie Gay is moving on from the journal (@ajc) and the newspaper industry to join Delta Air Lines' corporate communications team.
Refinery29 (New York, NY): The new Managing Editor @Refinery29 is Erica Futterman (@Futt).
Pioneer Press (St. Paul, MN): Jace Frederick (@JaceFrederick) has joined @PioneerPress as a High School Sports Reporter.
Fox News Channel (New York, NY): Brett Zoeller (@brettzoeller) is now a Producer @foxnews. And Kristin Fisher (@KristinFisher) has joined the Washington Bureau as a News Reporter.
KABC-TV (Glendale, CA): Rob Elmore (@abc11nd) moves to California to join @abc7 as News Director from WTVD-TV in North Carolina.
XETV-TV (San Diego, CA): Former KRON-TV Chief Meteorologist Jacqueline Bennett (@jaqbennett) joins @SanDiego6 as Morning Meteorologist and Traffic Anchor.
KERO-TV (Bakersfield, CA): This ABC affiliate (@23ABCNews) names Peter Noll as the new VP/General Manager.
WSJV-TV (South Bend, IN): Faran Fronczak (@faranf_fox28) has been promoted from Morning News Co-Anchor to Primetime Anchor at the Fox Affiliate (@FOX28News).
WGN-TV (Chicago, IL): Former NFL player Jarrett Payton (@paytonsun) joins @WGNNews as a Sports Reporter.
WSOC-TV (Charlotte, NC): WHIO-TV Anchor John Paul (@JPaulWHIO) has been hired by @WSOCTV. He starts on the anchor desk this summer.
WBTV-TV (Charlotte, NC): Reporter Astrid Martinez has moved on from @WBTV_News.
WGXA-TV (Columbus, GA): News Director Gavin Maliska has moved on from @WGXAnews.
KENS-TV (San Antonio, TX): Chelsey Hernandez (@ChelseyCeleste9) has joined @KENS5 as a Reporter and Producer.
KTXS-TV (Abilene, TX): After anchoring @KTXS_News for 23 years, Wayne McCormick (@WayneGMcCormick) has announced his retirement at the end of June.
WIAT-TV (Birmingham, AL): Veteran Sportscaster Jim Dunaway (@jimdunaway) has switched to Co-Anchor of the evening news @WIAT42.
KTRK-TV (Houston, TX): Long-time Anchor Sharron Melton has moved on from the Houston station, @abc13houston. And former KRON-TV Reporter John Fenoglio (@JOHNFENOGLIO) has joined as a Reporter.
KKTMF-TV (Missoula, MT): We were sorry to hear of the passing of Kalee Scolatti, who was the News Director @ABCFOXMT. Scolatti, who served at the station for 10 years, passed away at age 34.
WAFF-TV (Huntsville, AL): Former WIAT-TV News Anchor Trent Butler is now a Monday through Friday Morning Anchor @waff48.
WKNO-TV (Memphis, TN): We were sorry to hear of the unexpected passing of veteran Producer Pierre Kimsey.
WXMI-TV (Grand Rapids, MI): The station (@FOX17) welcomes Annie Szatkowski (@AnnieSzatkowski) as a Reporter, Multimedia Journalist and Fill-in Anchor.
WBAL-TV (Baltimore, MD): Rod Daniels retires after more than 30 years with Baltimore's @wbaltv11.
WTVJ-TV (Miami, FL): Stephanie Bertini (@StephanieNBC6) joins @nbc6 as a Reporter.
KGAN-TV (Cedar Falls, IA): The CBS affiliate (@cbs2iowa) has added Kelly D’Ambrosio (@kmdambrosio) as Weekday Morning Anchor. She makes the move from WFXL-TV in Albany, GA.
KSAZ-TV (Phoenix, AZ): Steve Levi (@LeviFox10) has moved up to Assistant News Director from Executive Producer @FOX10Phoenix. Levi has served at the station for two decades.
WSMR-FM (Sarasota, FL): Long-time air personality June Lebell (@JuneLeBell) is now a Host at WSMR-FM (@wusf). Lebell previously served as Host at WQXR-FM in New York for more than two decades.
WZLD-FM/WJDX-FM (Hattiesburg, MS): Devin Cole has been welcomed as Program Director at iHeartMedia affiliate stations @wild1063 and @102JKX
KGA-AM (Spokane, WA): The sports talk station's (@1510kga) Program Director Toby Howell (@tobyhowell33) has decided to move on to pursue other opportunities.
WIL-FM (St. Louis, MO): The country music station (@wil92) has brought on Jim Day as Morning Host. He was most recently in the same role at KWEN-FM in Tulsa, OK.