PR Newswire's Media Moves - Issue March 9, 2015
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ABC News (New York, NY): John D. Cohen, Professor at the Rutgers School of Criminal Justice and a Senior Advisor for the Institute for Emergency Preparedness and Homeland Security, is joining ABC News (@ABC) as a Contributor covering national security, counterterrorism and law enforcement.
Chicago Sun-Times (Chicago, IL): Digital Editor Teresa Budasi (@TeresaBudasi); Reporter Adrienne Gibbs (@AdrienneWrites); Reporter Art Golab (@ArtGolab); Sports Reporter Seth Gruen (@SethGruen); Assistant Sports Editor Larry Hamel (@LPHAMEL); Reporter Francine Knowles (@KnowlesFran); TV Critic Lori Rackl (@lorirackl); Reporter Brian Slodysko (@BrianSlodysko); Reporter Mike Thomas (@MikeTScribe); and Reporter Monifa Thomas (@MonifaThomas1) are all moving on from the newspaper (@suntimes).
The Wall Street Journal (New York, NY): Peter Rudegeair (@rudegeair) has joined @WSJ as a Banking Reporter. He comes from Thomson Reuters.
National Journal (Washington, DC): Former MarketWatch-er Eric Garcia (@EricMGarcia) is now a Correspondent @nationaljournal.
Bloomberg News - Washington Bureau (Washington, DC): Former Thomson Reuters Commodities Editor Rosalind Krasny (@RosKrasny) tackles the Weekend News Editor role @business.
The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Cairo Correspondent Abigail Hauslohner (@ahauslohner) moves back to D.C. to become the Transportation Reporter @washingtonpost.
GateHouse Media (Perinton, NY): Shane Allen has been announced as Senior Group Publisher @GateHouse_Media for Arkansas and Northern Louisiana overseeing papers such as the Stuttgart Daily Leader, the Siftings Herald and the Bastrop Daily Enterprise.
CNNMoney.com (New York, NY): Ms. Richa Naik (@richanaik) has been promoted to Associate Producer from Production Assistant @cnnmoney
CNN Political Unit (Washington, DC): Jeff Zeleny has been hired as Senior Washington Correspondent @CNNPolitics. He held the same title at ABC.
WABC-AM (New York, NY): Rita Cosby (@RitaCosby) moves from Afternoon Host to Weekend Host @77WABCRadio.
Fortune (New York, NY): Christina Austin is now a Producer @FortuneMagazine.
Departures (New York, NY): Dan Rubinstein (@DanRubinstein) is now the Editor of the Home + Design section @DeparturesMag.
Buzzfeed (@Buzzfeed): Marisa Carroll (@Marisa_Carroll) is now at the outlet as the new Associate Features Editor.
Killeen Daily Herald (Killeen, TX): M. Clare Haefner has moved up to Deputy Managing Editor at the Killeen Daily Herald (@kdhnews).
Colorado Homes & Lifestyles (Denver, CO): Associate Editor Laura Beausire has moved on from @CO_HomesMag.
WATE-TV (Knoxville, TN): Ryan Beesley (@RyanbeesleyWALB) will join the weather team at this ABC station (@6News) on March 23rd. He arrives from WALB-TV in Georgia.
KPIX-TV (San Francisco, CA): This CBS affiliate (@CBSSF) has added NFL Hall of Famer Joe Montana (@joemontana) and his wife Jennifer Montana as NFL Special Contributors.
KYSR-FM (Los Angeles, CA): Andrew Harms (@harms107) has been named Assistant Program Director, Music Director & Evening Host @ALT987fm.
KSPN-AM (Los Angeles, CA): Sports radio station @ESPNLosAngeles welcomes Kelvin Washington (@kdubblive) and Travis Rodgers (@travisrodgers) as Morning Hosts.
KLOS-FM (Los Angeles, CA): Keith Cunningham is the new Program Director @955KLOS replacing Derek Madden who moves to KXXR-FM in Minneapolis.
KTRK-TV (Houston, TX): Features Reporter Rebecca Spera (@RebeccaSpera) is now a Traffic Anchor @abc13houston.
WFAA-TV (Dallas, TX): Long-time Journalist Janet St. James (@janetstjames) is moving on to join HCA’S North Texas Division as Assistant Vice President of Strategic Communications. And Jane McGarry (@TheJaneMcGarry) has been named a Co-Host of “Good Morning Texas” @wfaachannel8.
KDFW-TV (Dallas, TX): KMOV-TV Reporter Diana Zoga (@DIANAZOGA) will soon join KDFW-TV (@FOX4) as a General Assignment Reporter starting mid-March.
WBTU-FM (Fort Wayne, IN): Program Director Mike Scott has moved on from the station (@us933).
WHDH-TV/WLVI-TV (Boston, MA): Director of Sales Paul Magnes has been promoted to Vice President and General Manager at both stations (@7news).
WVIT-TV (West Hartford, CT): Reporter Audrey Washington (@AudreyNBC) is moving on from this station (@NBCConnecticut).
America Teve (Miami, FL): Anchor Alejandra Molina (@AlejandraMol) is moving on from this station (@Noticias_41).
KXTX-TV (Dallas, TX): Former Telemundo El Paso Reporter Gabriel Torres (@gabrielt7) has signed on @Telemundo39 as a Video Journalist.
WYGC-FM (Gainesville, FL): Radio veteran Charlie Tuna (@CharlieTunaShow)(Charlie@JVCBroadcasting.com) goes on the air @1049WOWFM to host middays.
WJAX-TV/WFOX-TV (Jacksonville, FL): Reporter Samantha Manning (@SamanthaANJax) joins the team @ActionNewsJax.
WXMI-TV (Grand Rapids, MI): Meteorologist Jon Shaner (@JonShaner) has moved on from the station (@FOX17) to work at the Salvation Army.
WABC-TV (New York, NY): Investigative Reporter Sarah Wallace is no longer @ABC7NY.
WBBZ-TV (Springville, NY): Chris Musial has been named VP & General Manager @WBBZ.
WDET-FM (Detroit, MI): Stephen Henderson has been named Host for the "Detroit Today" Show @wdet.
WHLG-FM (Port St. Lucie, FL): Larry McKay has been named Program Director @Coast_1013.
KMGH-TV (Denver, CO): Brad Remington is set to take on the roles of Vice President and General Manager (@DenverChannel).
KSDK-TV (St. Louis, MO): Marv Danielski has been announced President and General Manager @ksdknews.
KMGA-FM (Albuquerque, NM): Jon Lurie has been appointed Program Director at the station, effective March 16th.
WWHG-FM (Janesville, WI): John Sylvester (email@example.com) has been appointed Host for the Morning Drive (@1059thehog).
WISH-TV (Indianapolis, IN): Eboni Deon (@ebonideon) has joined @WISH_TV as a Weekend Meteorologist. She comes from Al Jazeera America.
WBND-TV (South Bend, IN): Colleen Bormann-Wilcox (@ColleenB_) is joining @ABC57News) as an Evening Anchor.