PR Newswire's Media Moves - Issue March 30, 2015
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Time.com (New York, NY): Alex Fitzpatrick (@AlexJamesFitz) will take over as Deputy Technology Editor. Dan Stewart (@thatdanstewart) is now Continuous News Editor while Jack Dickey (@jackdickey) becomes a Staff Writer covering Sports and Culture. In addition, Andrew Katz (@katz) moves up to News Editor for TIME Online along with Sarah Begley (@scbegley), who will now serve as a Web Reporter covering Culture @TIME.
Route Fifty (Washington, DC): This new site launched by the Government Executive Group covers local and state governments across the United States of America. Michael Grass is the Executive Editor; Dave Nyczepir (@DaveNyczepir); is the News Editor and Bill Lucia will become a News Reporter
International Business Times (New York, NY): Eric Markowitz (@EricMarkowitz) joins as the Senior Technology Reporter; Cole Stangler (@ColeStangler) joins @IBTimes as a Labor & Workplace Reporter; and Owen Davis (@of_davis) is a new Financial Reporter covering Wall Street.
The Washington Examiner (Washington, DC): Commentary Editor Philip Klein (@philipaklein) has been promoted to Managing Editor. And Op-Ed Writer David Freddoso (@freddoso) takes over the Commentary Editor position @dcexaminer.
NPR (Washington, DC): Former Associated Press Senior Managing Editor Michael Oreskes (@michaeloreskes) is the new Editorial Director @nprnews.
The Business Insider (New York, NY): Jay Yarow (@jyarow) is now the Executive Editor; Marcus Baram (@mbaram) is the new Deputy Editor/News; Alyson Shontell and Jenna Goudreau are now Deputy Editors; Matt Rosoff (@MattRosoff) is the new Technology Editor; Lisa Eadicicco is the new Tech News Editor (@LisaEadicicco); Sports Editor Leah Goldman has been promoted to Assistant Managing Editor and Sports Reporter Tony Manfred (@tonymanfred) tackles the Sports Editor role @businessinsider.
Bloomberg Television (New York, NY): Marketplace Reporter David Gura (@davidgura) signs on as a new Reporter @BloombergTV. Also, Matt Saal (@mattsaal) will be joining as an Executive Producer beginning March 30.
Thomson Reuters - Washington Bureau (Washington, DC): Kevin Krolicki (@krolicki) is moving back to the States as he switches from Tokyo Bureau Chief to Washington Bureau Chief @reuters starting in May. Also, former National Journal Deputy Editor James Oliphant (@jamesoliphant) is now Senior Political Writer here.
Telemundo Network (Hialeah, FL): Actress Laura Flores (@LauraFloresMx) debuted this week on “Un Nuevo Día” (@UnNuevoDia) as a Co-Host. She will temporarily replace Adamari Lopez (@AdamariLopez) who is on maternity leave.
The Daily Journal/Courier-Post (Vineland/Cherry Hill, NJ): The Daily Journal’s General Manager Joseph Calchi (@JoeCalchi) has been promoted to President and Publisher of both @thedailyjournal and the Courier-Post (@cpsj).
CNET (San Francisco, CA): Terry Collins (@TerrySCollins) is now a Reporter covering social media and Silicon Valley legal issues @CNET.
The Daily Beast (New York, NY): Will Rahn (@WillRahn) has been promoted to Washington D.C. Bureau Chief @TheDailyBeast.
Refinery29 (New York, NY): Christina Bonnington (@RedGirlSays) is now the Technology Editor @Refinery29.
Harper’s Magazine (New York, NY): Emily Cooke is set to join @Harpers as a Senior Editor beginning in April.
The Dallas Morning News (Dallas, TX): Business Reporter Hanah Cho (@hanahcho) is moving on from @dallasnews.
WSB-TV (Atlanta, GA): Reporter Diana Davis has retired from this ABC affiliate (@WSBTVNewsdesk) after 32 years. Also, Matt Belanger (@MattWSB) is the new Weekend Anchor here. He arrives from WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh.
WIVB-TV (New York, NY): Marissa Perlman (@mgperlman), Katie Alexander (@kwqckatie) and Callan Gray (@wcyb_gray) will be joining @news4buffalo as Reporters beginning in April.
KTTV-TV (Los Angeles, CA): Mario Ramirez (@mariofoxla) moves from WCPO-TV in Cincinnati to @myfoxla as a Morning Reporter.
KPRC-TV (Houston, TX): Former KRIV-TV Sports Producer Scotty Spiegel (@scottyspiegel) has moved to @KPRC2 in the same role. And Sofia Ojeda (@KPRCSofiaOjeda) has joined the station as a Weekend Morning Anchor.
WMAR-TV (Baltimore, MD): The station (@ABC2News) welcomes Dakarai Turner (@Dakarai_Turner) as a Reporter and MultiMedia Journalist. Meanwhile, Meteorologist Mike Masco (@MikeMasco) is moving on from the station.
WWLP-TV (Springfield, MA): Meteorologist Jennifer Pagliei (@jenniferpagliei) joins the team over @WWLP22News to become a Weekend Meteorologist.
WJAR-TV (Cranston, RI): Reporter/Anchor Barbara Morse (@NBC10_Barbara) has moved to weekend evenings @NBC10. Prior to the move, Morse anchored the weekday morning show with Co-host Frank Coletta.
Univision 23 Miami - WLTV (Miami, FL): Former Telemundo 51 - WSCV-TV Anchor Ambrosio Hernandez (@AmbrosioHT51) has joined @Univision23 as Chief Anchor.
Telemundo - KBLR-TV (Las Vegas,NV): Adriana Guzman (@AdrianaGuzmanTV) has joined Telemundo KBLR-TV (@TelemundoLV) as a Meteorologist.
KDVR-TV (Denver, CO): The Fox affiliate (@kdvr) has named Andre Brooks (@atbrooks21) as Executive Producer for its weekday morning show “Good Day Colorado.” He was most recently at WDTN-TV in Dayton, OH.
WFTV-TV (Orlando, FL): Reporter Michael Lopardi (@MichaelLopardi) has joined @WFTV.
KLIF-FM (Dallas, TX): Crisco Kidd (@CKBPshow) joins Dallas station, @570KLIF, as an Afternoon Disc Jockey.
WXYK-FM (Gulfport, MS): Joe “Brady” Blum (@BradyOnAir) has joined WXYK-FM (@1071themonkey) as a Nighttime Host.
KUHF-FM (Houston, TX): Amy Bishop (@AmyBishopInTune) has joined KUHF (@HoustonPubMedia) as an Arts & Culture Reporter.
WVSC-FM/WLHH-FM (Bluffton, SC): Mike Buxser is the new General Manager for Apex Broadcasting stations, WVSC-FM (@sc103radio) and WLHH-FM.
WJMZ-FM/WHZT-FM (Greenville, SC): Elroy Smith joins SummitMedia as Operations Manager for WJMZ-FM (@1073jamz) and WHZT-FM (@Hot981).
WBAV-FM/WPEG-FM (Charlotte, NC): Jamillah Muhammad has been hired as Operations/Program Director for these two (@V1019fm and @power98fm) Beasley Media Group stations.
WKLB-FM (Boston, MA): Kevin Kennedy is the new Afternoon Host for @Country1025WKLB. Kennedy replaces Host Steve Kelly who recently left the station.
WIYY-FM (Baltimore, MD): WIYY-FM (@98Rock) has promoted Steve Huber (@SHuber98) to Assistant Program Director. He had previously been the Music Director.