PR Newswire Media Moves - Issue September 21, 2015
PR Newswire's Audience Research Department provides daily media updates on @PRNmedia.
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New York Daily News (New York, NY): Sports Writers Bill Madden (@BillMaddenNYDN) and Hank Gola (@NYDNHankGola) along with Sports Columnists Filip Bondy (@filipbondy), Bill Hammond (@NYDNHammond) and Wayne Coffey (@wr_coffey) are among the staffers moving on from @NYDailyNews.
The Wall Street Journal (New York, NY): Paul Overberg (@poverberg) has been named an Investigative Reporter @WSJ. He was previously Database Editor at USA Today. And Jack Nicas (@jacknicas) has transferred from New York Bureau to the San Francisco Bureau. He has also changed beats from aviation to cover emerging technologies, drones and robotics.
Fox Business Network (New York, NY): Former CNN Producer Elizabeth Chmurak (@Echmurak) links on @FoxBusiness as a Reporter/Producer.
McClatchy - Washington Bureau (Washington, DC): Former National Journal Editor-in-Chief Tim Grieve (@timgrieve) is signing on @McClatchyDC in early October as the head of "News Strategies".
NPR (Washington, DC): Former Thomson Reuters Reporter Alina Selyukh (@alinaselyukh) links on @NPR to cover technology news.
The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Thomas Gibbons-Neff (@Tmgneff) is the new Military Reporter @washingtonpost.
Politico (Arlington, VA): Former Chicago Sun-Times Reporter Natasha Korecki (@natashakorecki) joins @politico as the Illinois Political Reporter.
Nashville Scene (Nashville, TN): Reporter Andrea Zelinski (@andreazelinski) has been promoted to News Editor @Nashvillescene. She succeeds Steven Cavendish, who is now Editor at The Washington City Paper.
Inverse (San Francisco, CA): Nick Lucchesi (@NickLucchesi) is now a News Editor @InverseDotCom.
Ars Technica (Chicago, IL): Former Reviews Editor @Verge Valentina Palladino (@ValentinaLucia) is now an Associate Reviewer @ArsTechnica.
Mashable (New York, NY): Nick Jaynes (@NickJaynes) is now a Transportation Reporter @Mashable.
Elite Daily (New York, NY): Leigh Weingus (@LeighWeingus) has started at @EliteDaily as a Senior Editor of Health and Wellness. She was previously a Healthy Living Writer @HuffingtonPost.
The Boston Globe (Boston, MA): Steven Syre (@GlobeSteveSyre) is moving on from @BostonGlobe, ending the 20-year run of the “Boston Capital” column.
Mike & Mike in the Morning – ESPN Radio Network (Bristol, CT): Molly Qerim (@MollyQerim) has joined the ESPN Radio show (@MikeAndMike) as a Full-Time Moderator.
HealthITInteroperability.com: Frank Irving (@Frank_M_Irving) joined @HITInterop as a Writer. Previously, Irving was an Editor at Medical Practice Insider and PhysBizTech.
The Globe Gazette (Mason City, IA): Former Banner-Press Sports Editor/Reporter, Blake Schultz (@GGbschultz) has joined @globegazette as a Sports Reporter.
Houston Chronicle (Houston, TX): The publication (@HoustonChron) welcomes Matt Young (@Chron_MattYoung) as Sports Web Producer.
The Madisonville Meteor (Madisonville, TX): April Towery comes to The Madisonville Meteor (@MadisonvilleMet) as Sports Editor.
The Sentinel-Record (Hot Springs, AR): Bill Elderton is the new General Manager @TheSenRec.
Central Florida News 13 (Orlando, FL): Julie Gargotta (@JulieGargotta) has been promoted to General Assignment Reporter @MyNews13 and David Bodden (@DBoddenNews13) has been promoted to Weekend Morning Anchor/Weekday Reporter.
WOIO-TV (Cleveland, OH): Sia Nyorkor (@TVNewslady) has joined the CBS affiliate (@cleveland19news) as a General Assignment Reporter.
WBBM-TV (Chicago, IL): Former WFOR-TV Anchor Irika Sargent (@irikasargent) has joined the CBS affiliate (@cbschicago) as its new Anchor.
WEWS-TV (Cleveland, OH): Derick Waller (@derickwallertv) is now a Reporter @WEWS.
WTNH-TV (New Haven, CT): Reporter Jacquie Slater (@jacquieslater) has returned to @WTNH. Slater was once a Freelance Reporter for the station for almost a year.
WHDH-TV (Boston, MA): Beginning in October, Danielle Gersh (@DanielleGersh) will join @7News as a Traffic Reporter. Most recently, Gersh was a Weekday Reporter and Weekend Meteorologist for KESQ-TV in Palm Springs, CA.
Telemundo - KTAZ-TV 39 (Phoneix, AZ): Mariano Arribas (@marianojarribas) has joined Telemundo Arizona (@TelemundoAZ) as its Weekend Sports Reporter. He previously held the same title and was an Editor in Argentina.
KENS-TV (San Antonio, TX): The station (@KENS5) has named WFAA-TV Director of Sales Tom Cury President & General Manager. He will start on October 12.
KRIV-TV (Houston, TX): Sports Contributor Nate Griffin (@Coloranalyst) switches to General Assignment Reporter @MyFoxHouston. Griffin has been a sports contributor for the station since 2013.
KYXY-FM (San Diego, CA): Jerry Cesak of the popular Jeff & Jer Show (@jeffandjer) has announced his plans to retire from @KyXy. The final show for Cesak will air on October 14.
WGST-AM (Atlanta, GA): Brothers Doug and Ryan Stewart are the "2 Live Stews" on a new program @640wgst.
WOSF-FM/WPZS-FM (Charlotte, NC): Doug James is the new Vice President & General Manager for these Radio One stations (@oldschool1053 and @praisecharlotte).
WWGA-FM (Carrollton, GA): Rhubarb Jones is the new Midday DJ at this Gradick Communications station (@Classics989).
KRCC-FM (Colorado Springs, CO): Tammy Terwelp (@tammyinCO) has been hired as General Manager at the NPR-member station (@krcc) for Colorado College. She was most recently Director of Content and Programming at NPR station, WESA-FM in Pittsburgh, PA.
WDVD-FM (Detroit, MI): Lauren Crocker has joined @963WDVD alongside Blaine Fowler (@BlaineFowler) as Morning Drive Co-Host.
WXYZ-FM (Detroit, MI): Kacie Hollins (@KacieHollinsTV) has joined @WXYZDetroit as a Sports Anchor.