PR Newswire's Media Moves - Issue March 23, 2015
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Thomson Reuters (New York, NY): Bond Reporter Nadia Damouni (@NadiaSpeaks) takes on the Mergers & Acquisitions Team Leader role and former Equity Reporter Greg Roumeliotis (@GregRoumeliotis) is the Editor of Mergers & Acquisitions @reuters.
Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, CA): S. Mitra Kalita (@mitrakalita) is departing from Quartz to join @LATimes as a Managing Editor for editorial strategy. Larry Ingrassia (@latimeslarry) upped from Associate Editor to Managing Editor for new ventures.
The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Former Washington City Paper Editor Mike Madden is the new Deputy Editor/Outlook (@PostOutlook). And The Root's Associate Editor David Swerdlick (@swerdlick) also joins the Outlook team in April as an Assistant Editor.
The New York Times (New York, NY): Randall Archibold (@randyNYT) has taken over the position of Deputy Sports Editor. He had been Bureau Chief in Mexico City. In addition, former Religion Reporter Michael Paulson (@michaelpaulson) will now cover Theater.
Fox News Live – Fox News Channel (New York, NY): Rob O’Neill (@mchooyah), a former U.S. Navy SEAL, has joined @FoxNews as a Contributor.
Quartz (New York, NY): Senior Editor Zach Seward (@zseward) has been promoted to Executive Editor @qz.
Redbook (New York, NY): Nicole Lapin (@nicolelapin) has joined @redbookmag as a Financial Columnist.
Cosmopolitan (New York, NY): Camille Perri (@CamillePerri) has been named Editor-at-Large @Cosmopolitan.
Entertainment Weekly (New York, NY): Over at Entertainment Weekly (@EW), Gillian Telling (@GillianTelling) has been hired as a Senior Television Editor and Gina McIntyre (@GinaMclat) is the News Director of Movies.
Variety Latino (Los Angeles,CA): Variety Latino (@VarietyLatino) has named Ernesto Sanchez (@netosanchez) Editor-in-Chief. Sanchez was previously the Editor-in-Chief for Latino Times.
Engadget (@Engadget): Andrew Tarantola (@TerrorTola)(email@example.com) is now an Associate Editor.
The Daily Beast (@TheDailyBeast): Betsy Woodruff (@Woodruffbets) is a new Political Reporter covering the 2016 election and congress.
InsideClimate News (New York, NY): Former New York Times Reporter Lynn Zinser (@lynn_zinser) is the new Audience Engagement Editor @insideclimate.
Footwear News (New York, NY): Anna-Lisa Yabsley is the new Managing Editor/Online News @FootwearNews.
The Sporting News (Charlotte, NC): USA Today's Adi Joseph (@AdiJoseph) is the new NBA Editor @sportingnews.
Boston Magazine (Boston, MA): Chris Sweeney (@cbsweeney) is the newest Staff Writer @bostonmagazine.
CNN Political Unit (Washington, DC): Former Washington Post Reporter/Blogger Nia-Malika Henderson has been hired as Senior Political Reporter @CNNPolitics. She starts April 6.
Worcester Telegram & Gazette (Worcester, MA): Karen Webber (@kwebberTG) has been promoted from Managing Editor/Acting Executive Editor to Executive Editor. Deputy Managing Editor David “Dave” Nordman (@tgsports) switches roles to Assistant Managing Editor. News Editor Bruce McFarland takes on the new role of Assistant Managing Editor/News & Operations. And Assistant Sports Editor Jim Wilson (@JimWilsonTG) was promoted to Sports Editor @telegramdotcom.
KNXV-TV (Phoenix, AZ): Director of New Media Chris Kline (@chris_kline) has been promoted to News Director @abc15.
KOVR-TV (West Sacramento, CA): Adrienne Moore (@adriennemooretv) joins @CBSSacramento as Weekend Evening Anchor from WJXT-TV and Christina Anderson (@tvnewschristina) moves from Fill-In to Primary Co-Anchor.
WGCL-TV (Atlanta, GA): Former WEWS-TV Anchor Mike Dunston is now Weekend Anchor at this CBS affiliate (@cbs4). His resume includes stops in Orlando, Raleigh, Dayton and Washington.
WOIO-TV (Cleveland, OH): Fred D’Ambrosi (@ItsAllNews2Me) has been named News Director @19ActionNews, succeeding Dan Salamone. D’Ambrosi comes from WUSA-TV in Washington, D.C.
WAVE-TV (Louisville, KY): Eric Flack (@flackwave3) has been promoted to Executive Producer of Special Projects @wave3news. He will continue his role as Investigative Journalist at the station as well.
Telemundo - WNJU-TV 47 (New York, NY): Former Univision - Noticias 41 - WXTV-TV Meteorologist Nilda Rosario (@nildarosario) has joined (@telemundo47) as an Anchor/Reporter.
Telemundo - KBLR-TV (Las Vegas, NV): Reporter Grecia Figueroa (@greciafigueroa_) has joined Noticiero Telemundo Las Vegas (@TelemundoLV).
KDAF-TV (Dallas, TX): James T. Aitken has been named Vice President and General Manager of KDAF-TV (@CW33).
Univision - Noticias 23 - WLTV-TV (Miami, FL): Medical Correspondent Dr. Maritza Fuentes (@dmaritzafuentes) has moved on from Univision Miami (@Univision23).
WCAU-TV (Philadelphia, PA): Reporter Nefertiti Jaquez is no longer @NBCPhiladelphia.
WHSV-TV (Harrisonburg, VA): News Director Kay Norred has moved on from the ABC affiliate (@WHSVnews).
WWL-TV (New Orleans, LA): WFRV-TV’s Leslie Spoon (@LeslieSpoonWWL) will be joining @WWLTV as a Sports Anchor beginning March 20th.
KARK-TV/KLRT-TV (Little Rock, AR): Tracy Davidson Beene is now a Fill-In Meteorologist @KARK4News and @FOX16News. And Reporter Shannon Miller (@_ShannonMiller)(firstname.lastname@example.org) has been named Weekend Anchor at KARK-TV.
KTRK-TV (Houston, TX): Reporter Sonia Azad (@SoniaAzadTV) has moved on from this ABC station (@ABC13Houston).
KNWA-TV (Fayetteville, AR): Zachary Mlcoch (@mlcochWX) will join @KNWAnews as a Weekend Evening Meteorologist/Weekday Evening Weather Reporter and Producer this May.
WTOC-TV (Savannah, GA): Anchor Sonny Dixon is retiring after 18 years @wtoc11. His last day with the CBS affiliate is May 31.
WOOD-TV (Grand Rapids, MI): Reporter Steve Kelso (@SteveKelso) is moving on from @WOODTV to join the Kent County Health Department.
KRCG-TV (Columbia-Jefferson City, M0): Julie Moravchik (@jmoravchik) has been hired at the CBS affiliate (@krcg13) as News Director. She was most recently in the same role at WDAZ-TV in Grand Forks, ND.
KUSA-TV (Denver, CO): Reporter Kevin Torres (@kevinltorres) has moved on from the NBC affiliate (@9news).
KOAA-TV (Colorado Springs, CO): Mike Morrison is joining @koaa_5 as Weekend Meteorologist. He was previously with WFXL-TV in Albany, GA.
WGN-AM (Chicago, IL): Justin Kaufmann (@JustinKaufmann) is moving on from WBEZ-FM after more than 20 years with the station to become a new evening show Host and Producer @WGNRadio.
WLUP-FM (Chicago, IL): Erich “Mancow” Muller (@MancowMuller) will be joining @979TheLoop as its new Morning On-Air Personality.
WCKG-AM (Chicago, IL): Dolly McCarthy (@DollyMcCarthy) has joined (@WCKGChicago) as a Weekend Talk Host.
WRIF-FM (Detroit, MI): WRIF-FM (@101wrif) has added Andy Green (@AndyGreenWRIF) as Morning Show Co-Host. And Jade Springart (@WRIFJade) has been promoted to Music Director.