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Welcome to MEDIAware, PR Newswire’s weekly audience research newsletter.

MEDIAware aims to bring you a selection of the most important media updates from the thousands available every day via Agility, and includes key media moves on the horizon.
 
PR Newswire appreciates its members and we hope that this newsletter will serve to keep you up-to-date on the work done by our team of researchers across North America.

 

 
 

MEDIAware March 17, 2014

Mon, Mar 17

 PR Newswire's Audience Research Department provides daily updates on Twitter (http://twitter.com/PRNmedia).

Detailed outlet and contact information is available at Agility: (http://agility.prnewswire.com).

If you have a recent media change you would like to report or have any questions, please contact us at: mrg@prnewswire.com.

CBS Evening News CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley  (New York): Chip Colley (@ChipColley) is now the News Director @CBSEveningNews.

The Onion The Onion (Chicago, IL): The satirical online news outlet (@TheOnion) has named Cole Bolton Editor-in-Chief, replacing Will Tracy who recently left the outlet. Bolton most recently served as Head Writer.

Huffington Post Huffington Post (New York, NY): Emily Peck (@EmilyRPeck) was promoted from Business and Tech Editor to Executive Business Editor @HuffingtonPost.

The Weather Channel The Weather Channel (Atlanta, GA): Former WWLP-TV News Reporter Anaridis Rodriguez (@Anaridis) has left the station to join @weatherchannel as News Anchor for their new morning show @AMHQ.

ESPN ESPN (Bristol, CT): Beginning today, Britt McHenry (@BrittMcHenry) will begin reporting for ESPN. She will be stationed in Washington, D.C.

FreedomCommunication Freedom Communications (Santa Ana, CA): Excelsior & La Prensa will be merging to create Freedom Communication's (@FreedomComm) new newspaper, Unidos. Unidos is set to debut on Friday, March 21 and will be published weekly.

The Associated Press Associated Press - Chicago Bureau (Chicago, IL): Greg McCune (@gregamccune)  joins (@ap) as Desk Editor for the Midwest region, responsible for news coverage in 14 Midwest states from Midwest Editor for Reuters America Service.

Los Angeles Register Los Angeles Register (Los Angeles, CA): Freedom Communications has set April 16 as the launch date for the Los Angeles Register (@LARegisterNews). Ron Sylvester (@rsylvester) is the Editor.

Crain's Chicago Crain’s Chicago Business (Chicago, IL): Editor Cassie Walker Burke (@cassiechicago) is set to join the trade magazine (@CrainsChicago) as an Assistant Managing Editor from lifestyle pub Chicago Magazine (@ChicagoMag).

CNBC CNBC (New York, NY): "The Kudlow Report" will end production at the end of this month. Larry Kudlow (@larry_kudlow) will remain as a Senior Contributor @CNBC.

The Washington Times The Washington Times (Washington, DC): David Dadisman (@dcdadisman) is the new General Manager @WashTimes.

The New York Times The New York Times (New York, NY): Fashion Editor at the Financial Times Vanessa Friedman (@VVFriedman) has been tapped to become Fashion Director and Chief Fashion Critic. In addition, Alexandra Jacobs has been promoted to Fashion Critic and Fashion Features Writer.

Wall Street Journal The Wall Street Journal (New York, NY): Reporter Suzanne Vranica (@vranicawsj) has been promoted to Advertising and Marketing Industry Editor. Also happening @WSJ, Former Adweek Digital Editor Mike Shields (@digitalshields) has joined on as Senior Editor and Liz Heron (@lheron) has announced her departure from her role there as Emerging Media Editor. 

FOX Deportes Fox Deportes (New York, NY): Carlos Sánchez has been named General Manager of Fox Deportes (@FOXDeportes)

GOVERNING Governing (Washington, DC): Former Kansas City Mayor Mark Funkhouser (@mayorfunk) takes the reins as Publisher @GOVERNING.

CQ Roll Call CQ Weekly (Washington, DC): Benton Ives (bives@cqrollcall.com) is now the Editor-in-Chief. And David Ellis is the new Vice President of News @CQRollCall.

Houston Chronicle The Houston Chronicle (Houston, TX): Former Austin Statesman (@statesman) Reporter/Blogger, Mike Ward (@ChronicleMike), has joined @HoustonChron.

News & Record News & Record (Greensboro, NC): Steven Doyle has been named Managing Editor @newsandrecord. He arrives from The Sentinel-News in KY and starts this week.

Star Tribune Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN): Suki Dardarian (@SukiDardarian) has been named Senior Managing Editor and Vice President at the paper, starting in April. She was previously with the Seattle Times.

Chicago Sun-Times (Chicago, IL): Sports Reporter Tina Akouris (@takouris) and longtime Journalist Dave Hoekstra (@DaveHoekstra66) are no longer with the paper (@SunTimes).

Chicago Reader Chicago Reader (Chicago, IL): Senior Editor Jake Malooley (@JakeMalooley) has joined the alternative weekly newspaper (@Chicago_Reader) as Managing Editor from @TimeOutChicago. Deputy Editor Sam Worley recently left the pub.

The Greenville News The Greenville News (Greenville, SC): Long-time newsman William Fox has been named Managing Editor of The News (@GreenvilleNews). He replaces veteran Managing Editor Chris Weston.

Essence Magazine Essence Magazine (New York, NY): Essence Magazine (@essencemag) welcomes back Pamela Edwards Christiani as Beauty and Style Director. Also, Charreah Jackson (@Charreah) moves from Associate Editor to Relationships Editor.

The Hartford Courant (Hartford, CT): After nearly three decades with the paper, Political Editor Rick Green (@CTConfidential) has said good-bye.

Law360 Law360 (New York, NY): Kaitlyn Kiernan (@kaitlyn_Kiernan) moves from Options Reporter for The Wall Street Journal (@WSJ) and Dow Jones Newswires to Private Equity Reporter @Law360.

REDBOOK Redbook Magazine (New York, NY): Julia Malacoff (@jmalacoff) announced her departure from her role as Assistant Fashion Editor at Redbook (@redbookmag).

GQ Magazine (New York, NY): Andrew Richdale (@therichdale) has left his Associate Editor position @GQMagazine.

60 Minutes 60 Minutes- CBS (New York, NY): CBS News announced come Fall 2014, Bill Whitaker (@billwhitakerCBS) will move to New York as a Correspondent on 60 Minutes (@60minutes).

CBS (New York, NY): Investigative Correspondent Sheryl Attkisson (@SharylAttkisson) has resigned.

Digiday Digiday (New York, NY): Former Adweek (@Adweek) Senior Editor Lucia Moses (@lmoses) joins @Digiday and will assume the same role.

Business Insider Business Insider (New York, NY): Madeline Stone (@MadelineLStone) was promoted from Intern to Tech Lifestyle Reporter @businessinsider.

VANITY FAIR Vanity Fair (New York, NY): Mark Rozzo is moving from Executive Editor at Town & Country (@TandCmag) to Deputy Editor @VanityFair.

InStyle InStyle (New York, NY): InStyle (@InStyle) welcomes Nika Vagner (@Niksterr) as Social Media Editor. She was formerly at Entertainment Weekly (@EW).

Mashable Mashable (New York, NY): Former New York Times (@nytimes) Senior Editor Jonathan Ellis (@jonathanellis) will join @mashable as Managing Editor March 31st.

NBC (New York, NY): Longtime National Correspondent Jamie Gangel (@JamieGangel) has left after 31 years.

Washington Post The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Arelis Hernandez (@ahernandez_OS) is returning to the Post after a stint at The Orlando Sentinel to be a Prince George's County Reporter.

AFAR Media Afar Magazine (San Francisco, CA): Andrew Richdale (@therichdale) joins Afar (@AFARMedia) as a Senior Editor. Andrew was previously with GQ.

CNET CNET (San Francisco, CA): Ashley Esqueda (@ashleyesqueda) joins @cnet as a Senior Editor and Host.

Fit Pregnancy Natural Health Mag Fit Pregnancy/Natural Health (Woodland Hills, CA): Catherine Peridis (@Catperidis) joins Fit Pregnancy (@fitpregnancy) and @_NaturalHealth as Fashion Editor.

refinery29 Refinery29 (http://www.refinery29.com): Erin Fitzpatrick (@erin_fitz09) was promoted to Los Angeles Editorial Assistant (@refinery29).

LasVegasSun The Sunday (Henderson, NV):  This is a new free weekly publication edited by Delen Goldberg (@DelenGoldberg) which was launched by Greenspun Media Group and the Las Vegas Sun. The publication was recently launched in the Las Vegas Metro area and covers news, current events and lifestyle.

Daily News Sports Philadelphia Daily News (Philadelphia, PA): Jake Kaplan (@jakemkaplan) joins the sports team (@PhillyDNSports) as a Reporter.

Victoria Advocate Victoria Advocate (Victoria, TX): Taylor Mitchell (@tmsportsmedia) has been named Sports Editor @Vicadvocate.

Southeast Sun The Southeast Sun (Enterprise, AL): Andy Simmons joins this Alabama newspaper (@southeastsun), as a Sports Writer.

Idaho Statesman Idaho Statesman (Arlington, ID): Trevor Phibbs (@phibbs) has been named Sports Reporter @IdahoStatesman. Phibbs previously served as Reporter and covered preps for Deseret News.

Tom Burton The Villages Daily Sun (The Villages, FL): The Villages Daily Sun welcomes Tom Burton (@TWBurton) as Associate Editor.

The Messenger Madisonville Messenger (Madisonville, KY): Pat Hickey (@patmhickey) is set to join the Madisonville @MessengerOnline as a Sports Reporter, covering high school sports.

Simone Boyce WNYW-TV (New York, NY): WNYW-TV (@MyFoxNY) welcomes Simone Boyce (@SimoneBoyce) to the team as Entertainment Reporter.

Whitney Eleanor Wild KUSA-TV (Denver, CO): Whitney Wild (@WhitneyWReports) is joining the Denver NBC affiliate as a General Assignment Reporter. Wild was most recently with WJLA-TV in Washington, D.C..

USA Today (McLean, VA): Economics Correspondent Tim Mullaney (@timmullaney) has left the newspaper to freelance.

Nick Coit WLNE-TV (Providence, RI): Nick Coit (@NickCoit) has joined @ABC6 as a Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter.

WEEI-AM (Brighton, MA): Afternoon Co-Host of the “Salk and Holley” show, Mike Salk has left the station. Prior to being with the station just a year, Salk was a host at @espnradio.

Jan Carabeo KYW-TV (Philadelphia, PA): Former WTIC-TV Correspondent Jan Carabeo (@JanCarabeoCBS3) joins this CBS affiliate (@CBSPhilly) as a News Reporter.

Eddie Robinson KUHF-FM (Houston, TX): Eddie Robinson (@EddieRobinsonJR) joins @HPMNews887 as a News Anchor.

JORGE RAMOS Fusion (Doral, FL): Legendary Journalist Jorge Ramos's (@jorgeramosnews) "This Is America" (@ThisIsAmerica) show on Fusion (@ThisIsFusion) is now on air weekly instead of daily.

El Diario - La Prensa (New York, NY): Erica González (@EG10029) has resigned as Executive Editor of El Diaro La Prensa (@eldiariony) and has returned to politics as Senior Advisor of the New York City Council.

YAIMA CRESPO WNJU-TV - Telemundo (Fort Lee, NJ): Yaima Crespo (@yaimacrespo) has officially been named Weekend Co-Anchor for WNJU-TV (@Telemundo47).

KHNL-TV (Honolulu, HI): Sharie Shima, a former Meteorologist at this Hawaii NBC affiliate (@HawaiiNewsNow), has passed away. Shima previously served as Meteorologist at Hawaii ABC affiliate KITV-TV for eight years.

KTRK-TV (Houston, TX): Anchor, Katie McCall, has left and Medical Reporter, Christi Myers (@christimyers13), has retired from KTRK-TV (@abc13houston).

WFIE-TV (Evansville, IN): Eric Garlick (egarlick@14News.com) joins the NBC station (@‏14News) as Weekend Meteorologist from Independent News Network in Davenport, Indiana.

WWKA-FM (Orlando, FL): Morning Host Ashley Figueroa will be leaving WWKA-FM (@K92FMOrlando) at the end of the month.

WJHM-FM (Orlando, FL): WJHM-FM (@1019AMPRadio) welcomes Dustin Kross back as the Assistant Program Director.

WLUC-TV (Negaunee, MI): Evening Anchor Steve Asplund has been named News Director @WLUCTV6.

WZZM-TV (Grand Rapids, MI): Taz Painter is the new News Director @WZZM13.

WTOC-TV (Athens, GA): Station (@wtoc11) General Manager and Vice President Bill Cathcart, was recently inducted into the Georgia Association of Broadcasters Hall of Fame.

KAJA-TV (San Antonio, TX): Program Director Travis Moon has left this country station and moved to Nashville.

WGCL-TV (Atlanta, GA): Former KTHV-TV (@THV11) Little Rock Reporter Daniel Wilkerson has joined @CBS46atl.

WKSL-FM (Raleigh, NC): Todd Nixon will be the new Program Director/Afternoon DJ at this Country station (@B939Country) in April.

WGHP-TV (Greensboro, NC): Former KRDO-TV (@krdonc13) Anchor Joe Dominguez has joined WGHP-TV (@myfox81) in Greensboro as Reporter.

KAJA-FM (San Antonio, TX): Program Director, Travis Moon (@TravisMoonRadio), has announced his departure from @KJ97SanAntonio. His last day will be 4/30/14.

KTBZ-FM (Houston, TX): Program Director Don Jantzen (@donjantzen), departs this Houston-based radio station (@945thebuzz).

WPMI-TV (Mobile, AL): WPMI-TV (@local15news) bids farewell to Sports Anchor, Clement Townsend (@CtownsendTV).

WBMA-TV (Birmingham, AL): WBMA (@abc3340) promotes Garry Kelly to Vice President. He will still remain the station’s News Director.

KVVUT-TV (Las Vegas): Chris Saldaña (@ChrisSaldanah) has left his post at this Fox affiliate (@FOX5Vegas).

KHSL-TV/KNVN-TV (Chico, CA): Alyssa Deitch joins these sister stations as a Co-Anchor. Alyssa was previously with KCWY-TV in Casper, WY.

KFMB-FM (San Diego, CA): "The Johnjay and Rich Show" is returning to San Diego radio (@JACK_fm). The hosts are Johnjay Van Es (@johnjayandrich)(@johnjayvanes) and Rich Berra (@richberra).

KCOY-TV (Santa Maria, CA): Reporter, Rachael Laine bids farewell to CBS affiliate (@KCOY) to pursue other endeavors.

KFYI-AM (Phoenix, AZ): After 48 years of broadcasting, Barry Young (@FamousOneRadio), has announced his retirement.

WRDW-FM (Bala Cynwyd, PA): Program Director Rick Vaughn has left the station after a month at the position @wired965philly.

WLFV-FM (Richmond, VA): Braden Smith (@bradensmith) tackles two jobs at this country station as Program Director and Afternoon Host.


MEDIAware March 10, 2014

Mon, Mar 10

 PR Newswire's Audience Research Department provides daily updates on Twitter (http://twitter.com/PRNmedia).

Detailed outlet and contact information is available at Agility: (http://agility.prnewswire.com).

If you have a recent media change you would like to report or have any questions, please contact us at: mrg@prnewswire.com.

 

National Journal National Journal (Washington, DC): Amanda Cormier has been hired as Managing Editor @nationaljournal.

 The New RepublicThe New Republic (Washington, D.C.): Alice Robb (@AliceLRobb) and Danny Vinik (@DannyVinik) are now Staff Writers for The New Republic (@TNR).
 

Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal (New York, NY): Jack Marshall (@JackMarshall) is leaving Digiday for a position as Advertising and Marketing Reporter at the Journal (@WSJ).

The New York Times The New York Times (New York, NY): Publishing Reporter Julie Bosman (@JulieBosman) is leaving The New York Times (@nytimes) to move to Chicago as Midwest Correspondent. Also, Former Technology Editor Kevin McKenna (@kemcke) is now Deputy Business Editor. In addition, Adrienne Carter (@adriennecarter) has become International Business Editor.

The New York Times – Chicago Bureau (Chicago, IL): Julie Bosman (@juliebosman) joins the daily (@nytimes) as a Midwest Correspondent covering book publishing.

The Star-Ledger The Star-Ledger (Newark, NJ): Business Editor Rick Everett announced his retirement from The Star-Ledger  (@starledger).  There is currently no replacement.

New York Post New York Post (New York, NY): Veteran Reporter Jeane MacIntosh is leaving the Post (@nypost) to join a PR firm. She has been a staple at the paper for nearly 20 years where she started @PageSix.


IBTimes The International Business Times - New York Bureau (New York, NY): Peter Goodman (@petersgoodman) is leaving The Huffington Post (@HuffingtonPost) to become Editor-in-Chief of The International Business Times (@IBTimes).

Cosmopolitan Cosmopolitan (New York, NY): Cosmopolitan (@Cosmopolitan) welcomes Madeline Haller (@madeline_haller) as Social Media Editor and Patti Greco (@PattiGreco) as the Online Entertainment Editor. She begins March 24th.
AdweekAdweek (New York, NY): Long-time Blogger and Contributor David Griner (@griner) becomes the first Social Editor at Adweek (@Adweek). Also, Staff Writer Christopher Heine (@chris_heine) has been promoted to Digital Editor. Also, Michelle Castillo (@MishCastillo) and Kristina Monllos (@KristinaMonllos) are joining as Staff Writers.

Crain's Chicago Crain’s Chicago Business (Chicago, IL): Illinois Political Reporter, Editor and Blogger Rich Miller (@capitolfax) is set to join the trade publication (@CrainsChicago) as Political Columnist.

NBC Chicago WMAQ-TV (Chicago, IL): Tammy Leitner (@TammyLeitnerNBC), a Peabody Award-winning Reporter is joining the NBC station’s (@nbcchicago) expanded investigative unit as Investigative Reporter.

Los Angeles Times Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, CA): LA Times (@latimes) Staff Writer Sam Quinones who was already on sabbatical while writing a book has parted ways with the paper. Tim Logan (@bytimlogan) joins as Real Estate Reporter from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and Reporter Dawn Chmielewski has parted ways with the paper for a position with Re/code (@recode).

Bloomberg News - Los Angeles Bureau (Los Angeles, CA): Anousha Sakoui (@anoushasakoui) joins the Los Angeles Bureau as a Reporter covering Hollywood.

BillboardThe Hollywood Reporter (Los Angeles, CA): Music Editor Shirley Halperin (@shirleyhalperin) is now also Music Editor for Billboard (@billboard).

The Game 87.7 WGWG-FM (Chicago, IL): Jarrett Payton (@paytonsun) is set to join the sports/talk station (@gamechicago) as afternoon Co-Host with Harry Teinowitz (@HeyTweetHarry) and Spike Manton. You may know Payton as the former NFL running back and son of the late Walter Payton.


Local 12/WKRC-TV WKRC-TV (Cincinnati, OH): Sheila Gray (@SheilaGrayTV) joins as Co-Anchor of Good Morning Cincinnati at the CBS station (@Local12). Tiffany Wilson is leaving the morning show to join her husband in San Francisco.

Chicago Sun-Times Chicago Sun-Times.com (Chicago, IL): The daily (@Suntimes) is set to rehire four photographers after cutting the entire photo staff last year.

CNNMoney.com CNNMoney.com - CNN (New York, NY): CNNMoney.com (@CNNMoney) welcomes Heather Long (@byHeatherLong) aboard as Markets and Investing Editor.

CBS NewsCBS News (New York, NY): Vinita Nair is now a CBS News Correspondent in
addition to Co-Host of CBS This Morning: Saturday (@CBSThisMorning).

CBS News - Miami Bureau (Miami, FL): CBS News (@CBSNews) welcomes Vicente Arenas as a Miami Correspondent.

WBZ-TV (Boston, MA): Katie Brace bids farewell to Atlanta's WGCL-TV and joins Boston's WBZ-TV as a General Assignment Reporter.

The Litchfield County Times
(Torrington, CT): Jenny Golfin (@JennyGrc) joins the paper as a Breaking News Reporter.

The Middletown Press The Middletown Press (Middletown, CT): The paper (@Middletownpress) hires Kaitlyn Schroyer (@whenravensfly) as a Breaking News Reporter

New Haven Register The New Haven Register (New Haven, CT): Charlotte Adinolfi (@NHR_CharlotteA) and Mercy Quaye (@Mrs_WriteNow) join the paper (@nhregister) both as Breaking News Reporters. Previously, Quaye was a Reporter for sister paper The Register Citizen. 


The TelegraphThe Telegraph (Hudson, NH): The paper (@NashuaTelegraph) has hired Jim Konig as Publisher.

WAAF-FM (Boston, MA): Later on this month, Rob Stevens will join the rock station as a Producer for the Hill-Man Morning Show

WAVZ-AM
(Hamden, CT): Afternoon Host Mike Bower has parted ways with ESPN's sports radio WAVZ-AM.

BuzzFeed BuzzFeed (New York, NY): BuzzFeed (@BuzzFeed) welcomes Jeremy Singer-Vine (@jsvine) as  Data Editor.  He moves to BuzzFeed from The Wall Street Journal (@WSJ).
Esquire MagazineEsquire Magazine (New York, NY): Andrew Luecke joins Esquire (@Esquiremag) as Online Style Editor.

KFOGRadio KFOG-FM (San Francisco, CA): Music Director/Host Renee Richardson moves from midday to mornings as Annalisa Parziale returns as Midday Host for KFOG-FM (@KFOGRadio).

KFWB NEWS TALK 980 KFWB News Talk 980 (Los Angeles, CA): KFWB News Talk 980 (@KFWB) is losing General Manager Valerie Blackburn next month. No replacement has been named.

KREV-FM (San Francisco, CA): San Francisco station KREV-FM names James Palomares (@djsupajames) Program Director and Eric Sean Casucci is Assistant Program Director/Music Director.

Huffington Post The Huffington Post (@HuffingtonPost):: Sara Bondioli (@SBondioli) has been hired at The Huffington Post as the Deputy Politics Editor. She begins March 14th.

HuffPost Taste (New York, NY): Rebecca Orchant (@SMcPickles) is no longer at HuffPost Taste
(@HuffPostTaste), where she was Associate Food Editor.

Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure (New York, NY): Laura Begley Bloom (@laurabegley) is leaving her role as Deputy Editor at Travel + Leisure (@TravlandLeisure).

WNYM-AM (New York, NY): Joe Piscopo (@JrzyJoePiscopo) has joined the station as Host of Piscopo in the Morning from 6am-9am.
Good Housekeeping Good Housekeeping (New York, NY): Lauren Piro (@HelloLaurenPiro) is the new Web Editor for Good Housekeeping (@GoodHouseMag). She replaces Nicole Price Fasig.

HGTV Magazine HGTV Magazine (New York, NY): Kate English Mankoff (@KOEMankoff) has been named Associate Publisher at HGTV Magazine (@HGTVMag).

The Awl
(New York, NY): John Herrman (@jwherrman) of BuzzFeed (@Buzzfeed) and Matt Buchanan (@Mattbuchanan) of The New Yorker (@NewYorker) are leaving their respective publications to join The Awl (@Awl) as Editors.
 

The Daily Southerner (Tarboro, NC): The Southerner has promoted Calvin Adkins to News Editor upon the retirement of Editor/Publisher John Walker.


FOX10News | WALA WALA-TV (Mobile, AL): Former WCBD-TV (@wcbd) News Director Scott Flannigan is now News Director at WALA-TV (@FOX10News) in Mobile, AL.


PHLBizJournal Philadelphia Business Journal (Philadelphia, PA): Lauren Hertlzer is a new Reporter at the Philadelphia Business Journal (@PHLBizJournal).

inforum The Forum (Fargo, ND):  Sherri Richards (@sherririchards) is now the Business Editor at The Forum (@inforum). Richards was previously Features Reporter at the publication.

KWQC News KWQC-TV (Davenport, IA): Richard Kurz has been named News Director at KWQC-TV (@kwqcnews).

Delaware Today Delaware Magazine/Delaware Today (Wilmington, DE): Editor-in-Chief Maria Hess has left Delaware Today (@delawaretoday) and Delaware Bride.

NBC 6 South Florida WTVJ-TV (Miami, FL): Investigative Reporter Tony Pipitone has joined WTVJ-TV (@NBC6)

KIRO 7 KIRO-TV (Seattle, WA): Rob Munoz (@ActionNewsRob) has joined  the station (@kiro7seattle) as a News Reporter. He was previously at WFTS-TV (@abcactionnews)  in Tampa, FL.

KMOV KMOV-TV (St. Louis, MO): Lauren Trager (@LaurenTrager) has announced she is leaving the CBS affiliate (@kmov) to take a government job with the city of St. Louis.

KRDO NewsChannel 13 KRDO-TV (Colorado Springs, CO): Long-time Reporter Eric Singer (@EricSingerNow) is no longer working for the ABC affiliate (@krdonc13). Singer has reported and anchored the news in Colorado for more than 20 years.

KOMU 8 News KOMU-TV (Columbia, MO): The station has named current Executive Producer Randy Reeves (@newsmonkey8) as News Director, replacing Stacey Woelfel, who recently left the station.

MyFoxHouston.comKRIV-TV (Houston, TX): Former KRIV-TV (@MyFOXHouston) News Director Tom Doerr (@Bloozeboy) has been named News Director at WFLD-TV (@FOXChicago). Meanwhile, Sports Anchor Keith Calkins (@KeithCalkinsHou) has departed from the station..

KATV-TV (Little Rock, AK): Anchor Scott Inman (@KATVScott) and Reporter Janelle Lilley (@KATVLilley) have joined @RobyBrock's show, "Talk Business & Politics.”

KSAT NewsroomKSAT-TV (San Antonio, TX): Former KSAT-TV (@ksatnews) News Director Jim Boyle sadly passed away late last week.

FOX23 KOKI-TV (Tulsa, OK): Reporter Jonathan McCall (@JonathanMcCall) has parted ways with KROI-FM (@News92FM) to join KOKI-TV (@FOX23) in Tulsa, OK.

WJXN-FN (Jackson, MS): WUSJ-FM Program Director Russ Williams has also become the Program Director for WJXN-FM.

KFOR KFOR-TV (Oklahoma City, OK): KFOR-TV (@kfor) hires Vi Nguyen (@ViNguyen) as a General Assignment Reporter.

THV 11 KTHV-TV (Little Rock, AK): Reporter Daniel Wilkerson (@dan_wilkerson) has announced his departure from KTHV-TV (@THV11).

Colorlines (Oakland, CA): Akiba Solomon (@AkibaSolomon) has been promoted to Editorial Director at Colorlines.

Mashable Mashable (@Mashable): Josh Dickey (@NotoriousJLD) is the new Entertainment Editor here whil Jessica Plautz (@JessicaPlautz) will soon be the Travel Editor for the outlet.

TVLine.com TVLine (@TVLine): Andy Swift (@AndySwift) has joined TVLine as an Editor. 

KICKS 99 WKXC-FM (Augusta, GA): Jenny Perry is one of the new Morning DJs at this country station (@KICKS99). She was previously with WRJY-FM and WIXE-AM.


Praise 103.9 WPPZ-FM (Bala Cynwyd, PA): Darrick Williams is now Program Director for WPPZ-FM (@Praise1039) in PA. He moves from WOSF-FM and WQNC-FM (@OldSchool1053) in Charlotte, N.C.

WSSJ-FM (Hilton Head Island, SC): L&L Broadcasting has purchased this music station out of bankruptcy.

Univision 41 Univision - Noticias 41 - WXTV-TV (Teaneck, NJ) - Reporter Luis Gomez (@LUIS_GOMEZ_) is transferring over to WXTV-TV (@noticias41ny) from Univision45 Houston (@Univision_45).

Where Orlando WHERE Orlando (Orlando, FL): Nicole Aidelbaum has left WHERE Orlando (@WHEREOrlando), where she was the Editor-in-Chief. A replacement has not been named.

Official Oc104 WOCQ-FM (Salisbury-Ocean City, MD): Bill Barker has been promoted to Program Director of WOCQ-FM (@OfficialOC104).

WEAR ABC 3 WEAR-TV (Pensacola, FL): News Anchor Molly Barrows has left this ABC affiliate (@WearTV).

ABC Action News WFTS-TV (Tampa, FL): Reporter Rob Munoz has left WFTS-TV (@ABCActionNews).

WDMK WDMK-FM (Detroit, MI): John Mason has joined WDMK-FM (@WDMK) as Morning Host.

 

 

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