PR Newswire's Media Moves - Issue April 13, 2015
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Fortune (New York, NY): Stacey Higginbotham (@gigastacey), Barb Darrow (@gigabarb), Katie Fehrenbacher (@katiefehren), Mathew Ingram (@mathewi), Jeff John Roberts (@jeffjohnroberts) and Jonathan Vanian (@JonathanVanian), all formerly with GigaOm, have been named Reporters @FortuneMagazine. Also, Kia Kokalitcheva (@imkialikethecar) recently joined the San Francisco Bureau of the magazine as a Reporter.
ESPN (Bristol, CT): USA Today's Managing Editor of Sports Mary Byrne (@ByMaryByrne) tackles the NFL Editor role @espn.
USA Today (McLean, VA): Assistant Managing Sports Editor David Meeks (@ByDavidMeeks) is taking over the Managing Editor of Sports position recently vacated by Mary Byrne @usatodaysports.
The Washington Post (Washington, DC): National Political Reporter Aaron Blake (@AaronBlakeWP) has been promoted to Managing Editor of "The Fix" @washingtonpost. And Seattle Times Sports scribe Jerry Brewer (@jerrybrewer) is a new Sports Columnist.
ProPublica (New York, NY): Former New Republic scribe Alec MacGillis (@AlecMacGillis) signs on @propublica as a Political Reporter.
People Magazine (New York. NY): Sara Nathan (@saraknathan) has been named Online News Director @people.
National Journal (Washington, DC): S.V. Date (@svdate) joins the White House team to cover the presidential election @nationaljournal.
The New Republic (Washington, DC): Suzy Khimm (@SuzyKhimm) is a new Senior Editor covering Features @tnr.
Entertainment Weekly (New York, NY): Christopher Rosen (@chrisjrosen) has been named Senior News Director @EW.
The Wall Street Journal (New York, NY): Sarah Rabil (@srabil) has been named Deputy Bureau Chief for Media & Marketing @WSJ.
Townhall.com (Arlington, VA): Lt. Col. Allen West (@AllenWest) will be contributing a bi-weekly column @townhallcom.
Buzzfeed (New York, NY): Daniel Wagner (@WagnerReports) will be an Investigative Reporter for @BuzzFeed.
Re/Code (New York, NY): Carmel DeAmicis (@CarmelDea) will be covering Start-ups @recode.
Vox (New York, NY): Former Grist Reporter David Roberts (@DrVox) signs on as an Environment & Climate Reporter @voxdotcom. And Margarita Noriega (@Margarita) is now a Short-Form Editor.
The Business Insider (New York, NY): Alexei Oreskovic (@lexnfx) joins @businessinsider as a Senior Editor.
Marie Claire (New York, NY): Alexandra Robbins (@alexndrarobbins), Courtney O’Donnell (@courtdiesel), Amanda Cadenet (@amandadecadenet) and Sarah Kunst (@sarahkunst) have joined @marieclaire as Contributing Editors.
Beaumont Enterprise (Beaumont, TX): The Daily Advertiser Assistant Sports Editor, Eric Narcisse (@eric_narcisse), has signed on @BmtEnterprise as Sports Editor.
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL): Caitlin Swieca (@CaitlinSwieca) is a new Sports Reporter @nwherald.
Univision Network (Miami, FL): Pablo Gato (@pablogatoDC) has joined @univision as a Washington Correspondent.
Univision - Sal y Pimienta (Miami, FL): Jomari Goyso (@jomarigoyso) and Carlos Calderón (@CarlitosTwit) have been named Hosts for "Sal y Pimienta" (@SalyPimientaHD), joining Co-Host Lourdes Stephen (@Lourdesstephen).
WGBH-FM (Boston, MA): Producer for news program, "The Takeaway," Elizabeth Ross (@eross6) has added Reporter to her title along with additional duties as Producer for a new international affairs monthly report. Isaiah Thompson (@isaiah_thompson) has joined the station as an Investigative Reporter. Also joining is Juliette Kayyem (@juliettekayyem) who is a Contributor and Host of the newly launched podcast, "Security Mom."
WPIX-TV (New York, NY): Anthony DiLorenzo (@ADiLorenzoTV) has joined @PIX11News as a General Assignment Reporter.
KBTX-TV (Bryan, TX): KALB-TV Anchor/Reporter Kathleen Witte (@KathleenWitte5) joins @KBTXNews later this month as an Afternoon Anchor. And KWTV-TV’S Executive Producer/Reporter & Fill-In Anchor Rusty Surette (@rustysurette) has been tapped to join the station this May as an Anchor.
KTVT-TV (Dallas, TX): Tulsa station KJRH-TV Anchor Russ McCaskey (@RussMcCaskey) will be joining @CBSDFW as a Morning Anchor at the end of May.
KPRC-TV (Houston, TX): Sofia Ojeda (@KPRCSofiaOjeda) joins Houston’s @KPRC2 as an Anchor/Reporter.
KHOU-TV (Houston, TX): Former KEYE-TV Reporter Adam Bennett (@AdamBennettKHOU) joins on @KHOU as a Reporter/Multimedia Journalist.
WCCB-TV (Charlotte, NC): Evening Host of "The Edge" Rance Adams has moved on from @WCCBCharlotte.
WEEK-TV (Peoria, IL): Long-time Anchor Tom McIntyre is retiring after 42 years @News25Update on May 21st.
WPTA-TV/WISE-TV (Fort Wayne, IN): News Director Peter Neumann will be retiring from the two Granite Broadcasting stations (@21AliveWPTA) at the end of May.
WKRC-TV (Cincinnati, OH): Brad Steinke (email@example.com) has been hired by the CBS affiliate (@Local12) as a Sports Anchor/Reporter. He arrives from FOX Sports Arizona.
WTLV-TV/WJXX-TV (Jacksonville, FL): Longtime WTLV-WJXX (@FCN2Go) Reporter Mike Lyons (@MikeLyons7) has announced his retirement. He has been with the station for nearly 20 years.
WMAR-TV (Baltimore, MD): Ashley James (@AshleyJamesTV) has joined as a Reporter @ABC2News.
WOFL-TV (Orlando, FL): David Williams (@DWilliamsTV) has signed on @MyFoxOrlando as a Multimedia Journalist.
Colorado Public Radio (Denver, CO): Jo Ann Allen (@radiojaa) has joined @COPublicRadio as Host of the local "All Things Considered" program. Grace Hood (@gracehood) has been named Reporter. And Nathan Heffel (@cprheffel) has also been added to the radio network as a Reporter.
KFNC-FM (Houston, TX): Former Comcast SportsNet Houston Anchor Steve Bunin (@SteveBunin) joins @espn975 as a Midday Co-Host with Sean Salisbury.
KRXQ-FM (Sacramento, CA): Arnie States returns to @Sacs98Rock as Afternoon Host.
KVIL-FM (Dallas, TX): Mike Kannon (@kannonradio) joins @103KVIL as a Morning Show Host.
KSDK-TV (St. Louis, MO): Former WGCL-TV Reporter Jason Aubry (@AubryKSDK) has been hired @ksdknews as a General Assignment Reporter/Multimedia Journalist.
ESPN DEPORTES 1050AM (New York, NY): Néstor Rosario (@NESTOR0804), Santiago Dolcine (@dolcine19), and Feliz DeJesus (@FelixDeJesusMLB) will be hosting a new sports talk show called "Resumen Final" @DeportesNY1050.
Univision - WVEA-TV (Tampa, FL): Sarykarmen Rivera (@Sarykarmen) has been promoted to Anchor at @WVEATV.
Univision - KAMA-AM - Radio KAMA 750 AM (El Paso, TX): Angela Navarrete has been named General Manager of Univision EL Paso station, @KAMA750AM.
WPTA-TV-WISE-TV (Fort Wayne, IN): Peter Neunann, longtime Broadcaster and News Director (@21AliveWPTA), is set to retire from his post in May.
KWNR-FM (Las Vegas, NV): Toni Marie has joined @955thebull as Assistant Program Director.
KPNX-TV (Phoenix, AZ): Station veteran Lin Sue has announced she will be moving on from @12News after three decades of service in May.
KGOT-FM (Anchorage, AK): McConnell Adams (@manatlarge) has been appointed Afternoon Drive Host @1013kgot. Adams previously served as Program Director and Host at KWLF- FM in Fairbanks, AK.
WPKF-FM/WBWZ-FM (Poughkeepsie, NY): Jaleel Williams has been appointed Afternoon Drive Host/Program Director @KissFMHV.