The New Yorker (New York, NY) -- Jonah Lehrer (email@example.com) joins as Staff Writer. He was previously a Contributing Editor at Wired.
Elle (New York, NY) -- Lauren Levinson (firstname.lastname@example.org) has been named Fashion News Editor. You can follow her on Twitter at http://twitter.com/LaLev.
The Wall Street Journal (New York, NY) -- The newspaper welcomes Meenal Mistry (email@example.com) as Fashion Director, Off Duty. She was previously Interim Fashion Features Editor at WSJ. Magazine. You can follow Mistry on Twitter at http://twitter.com/MeenalMistry.
Prevention (New York, NY) -- Amanda First (firstname.lastname@example.org) has been named Editorial Assistant. You can follow Amanda on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/amandafirst.
Metropolis Magazine (New York, NY) -- Mason Curry is no longer Managing Editor. Jennifer Gorsche (email@example.com) is stepping in as Interim Managing Editor.
The New York Times (New York, NY) -- Motoko Rich (firstname.lastname@example.org) has transitioned roles and is now National Education Reporter. She was previously covering Economics for the paper. She may be followed on Twitter at https://twitter.com/motokorich. Vivian Toy (email@example.com and https://twitter.com/VivianSToy) was named Deputy Editor for the Sunday Real Estate section. Meanwhile Former Homepage Editor Michael Roston (https://twitter.com/michaelroston) is now the Social Media Producer.
Town & Country (New York, NY) -- Georgina Schaeffer (firstname.lastname@example.org) joins as Senior Editor. She was previously Executive Editor at Quest and Q.
Glamour (New York, NY) -- Lauren Bernstein (email@example.com) is the new Fashion and Beauty Writer here. She was previously Fashion and Retail Credits Editor at Harper's Bazaar.
Architectural Digest (New York, NY) -- The magazine has hired Callie O'Neill (firstname.lastname@example.org) as Market Editorial Assistant. She was previously Editorial Assistant at NET-A-PORTER.
The Huffington Post (New York, NY) -- Shana Ecker (email@example.com) is the new Stylist Home Section Editor. She has a Twitter account at http://twitter.com/SEhomestylist.
Nylon Magazine (New York, NY) -- Jazzi McCilbert (firstname.lastname@example.org) has been named Web Editor. You can follow McCilbert on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/jazzimcg.
More (New York, NY) -- Laura Sinberg (email@example.com) is the new Features Editor. You can follow her on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/laurasinberg.
Money (New York, NY) -- Kristen Bellstrom (firstname.lastname@example.org) joins as the new Senior Editor. You can follow her on Twitter at https://twitter.com/kayelbee
Early Start - CNN (New York, NY) -- John Berman (email@example.com) joined the Early Start program (https://twitter.com/EarlyStartCNN) as Morning News Anchor.
New York Magazine (New York, NY) -- Maureen O'Connor (https://twitter.com/maureenoco) is the new Features Editor at NYMag's fashion blog "The Cut" (https://twitter.com/cutblog).
Architectural Digest (New York, NY) -- Jeffrey Slonim is now Contributing Editor-at-Large. He pens a blog titled “The Inquisitive Guest”.
Into The Gloss (New York, NY) -- Nick Axelrod (https://twitter.com/naxelrod) has been hired as Editorial Director. Previously he was Senior Fashion News Editor of Elle Magazine.
Real Simple Magazine (New York, NY) -- Assistant Market Editor Amy Bleir Long has resigned.
WEMP-FM (New York, NY) -- Ex-1010Wins (WINS-AM) Reporter Terry Sheridan joined this competitor news-talk station as Newsroom Manager.
Current TV (New York, NY) -- TV Host Joy Behar (https://twitter.com/JoyVBehar) will start her new show in September.
New York Daily News (New York, NY) -- Former AM New York News Editor Max Dickstein (firstname.lastname@example.org) is the new Assistant Sports Editor.
Newsday (New York, NY) -- Greg Emerson (https://twitter.com/emersongreg), former Contributing Writer at Mainstreet.com, is now Deputy Editor.
WNYC-FM (New York, NY) -- Jim Schachter has been named Vice President for News. Previously, Schachter was the Associate Managing Editor at The New York Times for 17 years.
The Record (Woodland Park, NJ) -- Linda Moss (email@example.com) joins the team as a Business Reporter.
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The Washington Post (Washington, DC) -- Managing Editor Elizabeth Spayd is leaving the Post after the November elections.
National Journal (Washington, DC) -- Former Thomson Reuters Reporter Caren Bohan (firstname.lastname@example.org) joins NJ to be the Managing Editor of Domestic Policy. Elahe Izadi (email@example.com) is the new Capitol Hill Reporter. She is also on Twitter: https://twitter.com/elaheizadi
NPR News (Washington, DC) -- Leila Fadel joins the news team as a Middle East Correspondent. She will be based in Cairo. And Ben de la Cruz (firstname.lastname@example.org) joins the Science team as a Multimedia Editor. And finally, Andrea Seabrook has left NPR to go the Freelance route.
Politico (Arlington, VA) -- Steve Friess (email@example.com) signs on as a Senior Writer. He tweets here: https://twitter.com/SteveFriess
Politico Pro (Arlington, VA) -- Former Thompson Reuters Finance Reporter David Clark (firstname.lastname@example.org) is joining the team to Edit the Banking and Investment News. Politico Pro is on Twitter at: https://twitter.com/POLITICOPro
The New Republic (Washington, DC) -- Former New York Times Sunday Magazine Editor Greg Veis (email@example.com) is the new Executive Editor. Lydia DePillis (firstname.lastname@example.org) is the new Tech Reporter. And Michael Schaeffer (email@example.com) is the new Editorial Director. Schaeeffer and DePillis both previously worked at Washington City Paper.
Kiplinger's Personal Finance (Washington, DC) -- Ex-USA Today Personal Finance Reporter Sandra Block (firstname.lastname@example.org) joins the team as a Senior Associate Editor.
KDKA-TV (Pittsburgh, PA) -- News Anchor Jennifer Antkowiak is leaving to work for a health fitness company.
WCAU-TV (Philadelphia, PA) -- News Director Chris Blackman has left this NBC affiliate (https://twitter.com/nbcphiladelphia)@NBCPhiladelphia) to pursue new interests after a decade at the helm. And another Keith Jones (not the Philadelphia Flyers hockey Announcer) arrives in town to be a Reporter after a stint at WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh.
KYW-TV (Philadelphia, PA) -- Reporter Jenn Bernstein joins the CBS3 Philly team after a stint at WCCT-TV in Hartford.
The Atlantic (Washington, DC) -- Economics Writer Megan McArdle has left to join Newsweek in August. Megan tweets here: https://twitter.com/asymmetricinfo
Associated Press - Washington Bureau (Washington, DC) -- Josh Lederman (email@example.com) is the new Reporter at the bureau. Josh's Twitter is: https://twitter.com/joshledermanAP
Washington Examiner (Washington, DC) -- The new member of the Op-Ed department is Sean Higgens (firstname.lastname@example.org) who will be the Senior Editorial Writer.
Philadelphia City Paper (Philadelphia, PA) -- Food Critic and Editor Drew Lazor has put down his fork and knife and is moving on. Drew still tweets: https://twitter.com/drewlazor/
Baltimore City Paper (Baltimore, MD) -- Ex- Baltimore Magazine Senior Editor Evan Serpick (email@example.com) is the new Editor of the City Paper.
Baltimore Magazine (Baltimore, MD) -- Associate Editor Jess Blumberg (firstname.lastname@example.org) was promoted to Senior Editor. Jess is on Twitter: https://twitter.com/jess_blumberg
Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia (Philadelphia, PA) -- Danny Pommels is the new Sports Reporter on the CSN Philly team. Dan Tweets here: https://twitter.com/DPommellsCSN
WYEP-FM (Pittsburgh, PA) -- General Manager Lee Ferraro is leaving this Alternative Rock station at the end of July to pursue new opportunities.
Washington City Paper (Washington, DC) -- Will Sommer (email@example.com and https://twitter.com/willsommerdc) takes over the City Desk Reporter beat after Shani Hilton left.
The American Nurse (Silver Spring, MD) -- Editor Joseph Vallina has left this American Nurses Association bi-monthly newspaper. TAN's email is: firstname.lastname@example.org
WPMT-TV (York, PA) -- News Director Chris Holden has left to join a production studio in Phoenix.
WJLA-TV/NewsChannel 8 (Arlington, VA) -- News Director Alex Likowski has left these stations. Former Tampa News Director Doug Culver comes to the nation's capital to take over the News Director helm at both the ABC affiliate and the cable news channel. You can contact their newsdesk at: email@example.com and Doug is on Twitter at: https://twitter.com/dougculver/
WTAJ-TV (Altoona, PA) -- John Mecham (firstname.lastname@example.org) is the new News Director.
The Catholic Standard & Times (Philadelphia, PA) -- This Catholic newspaper has ceased publication. It was over a 100-years-old.
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Portland Press Herald (Portland, ME) -- Dieter Bradbury (email@example.com) has been promoted from City Editor to Deputy Managing Editor. North Cairn (firstname.lastname@example.org) has joined as an Environmental Reporter.
WFXT-TV (Dedham, MA) -- This Fox affiliate (https://www.myfoxboston.com) is moving their early morniing broadcast from 5:00 a.m to 4:30 a.m beginning July 9th. Also, beginning July 7th, FOX25 will broadcast an hour-long weekend news program at 6:00 p.m.
WPRI-TV (East Providence, RI) -- Jennifer Mobilia (email@example.com) is the new Anchor & Video Journalist . Andrew Adamson (firstname.lastname@example.org) has signed on as a Video Journalist.
WVIT-TV (West Hartford, CT) -- Stephania Jimenez (email@example.com) is added to the news team as a Reporter. Stephanie tweets here: https://twitter.com/NBCStephania
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The Knoxville News Sentinel (Knoxville, TN) -- Everyone moves one step higher as Assistant Business Editor Roger Harris (firstname.lastname@example.org) was promoted to Business Editor and Business Reporter Josh Flory (email@example.com) becomes Assistant Business Editor. All this takes place on the heels of the departure of former Business Editor Bill Brewer.
Tampa Bay Times (Tampa, FL) -- Former New York Times Reporter Anna Phillips (firstname.lastname@example.org and https://twitter.com/annamphillips) heads to the Sunshine State to tackle the Pinellas County beat.
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer (Columbus, GA) -- The Ledger-Enquirer promoted Dimon Kendrick-Holmes (email@example.com) from Managing Editor to Executive Editor. Kendrick-Holmes has been with the paper for more than 10 years now, having also served as Features Editor.
Chattanooga Times Free Press (Chattanooga, TN) -- Drew Johnson (firstname.lastname@example.org) replaces retiring Lee Anderson as Opinion Page Editor here. You can follow Johnson's new career at the paper on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/TimesFreePress.
Carolina Journal (Raleigh, NC) -- Congrats to Dan Way (email@example.com) on being hired full-time at Carolina Journal after freelancing for a year. CJ is part of John Lock Foundation.
New Times Broward-Palm Beach (Fort Lauderdale, FL) -- Editor Eric Barton has left New Times. Chuck Strouse makes a comeback to the publication as Editor for The New Times Broward-Palm Beach. He also continues his role as Editor at The Miami New Times. Strouse has two emails: firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.
Osceola News-Gazette (Kissimmee, FL) -- Associate Editor Brian McBride (firstname.lastname@example.org) was promoted to Editor following Editor Marvin Cortner's departure.
WDRB-TV (Louisville, KY) -- Two print veterans have decided to try their hand at broadcast. Sports Writers Rick Bozich (email@example.com) and Eric Crawford (firstname.lastname@example.org) both join the station from The Courier-Journal. Also, Kelly Davis moves from a Reporter at WWTV-TV in Cadillac, Michigan to a Reporter at this Fox affiliate.
Seneca Daily Journal (Seneca, SC) -- Brett McLaughlin has retired as Editor here but just cannot leave the paper entirely. He will continue to contribute to the paper during the election season. He will also continue to edit the Upstate Lake Living magazine. His wife, Maureen, (http://www.linkedin.com/pub/maureen-mclaughlin/37/972/741), has left her job as proofreader at the paper as well. Meanwhile, John Hackworth (http://www.linkedin.com/pub/john-hackworth/16/8b2/6a2) takes over the role of Editor. He arrives from Florida, where he was employed by the Suncoast Media Group.
WBIR-TV (Knoxville, TN) -- Christy Moreno (email@example.com) has replaced Bill Shory as News Director here. The station had been without an ND for almost three months. Moreno arrives at this NBC-affiliate from San Antonio, where she worked as Assistant News Director at KENS-TV. Other stops on her career path include KRIV-TV and KPRC-TV.
WGXA-TV (Macon, GA) -- A new arrival at this station is General Assignment Reporter Aaron Leedy. Leedy (AaronLeedy@NewsCentralGA.com) moves from WLFI-TV in Indiana to this Fox station in Macon.
WYMT-TV (Hazard, KY) -- News Director Neil Middleton has replaced newly retired Ernestine Cornett as General Manager here. Taking over the ND role is Assistant News Director/Anchor Steven Hensley. He will remain an Anchor. The two gentlemen may be emailed at firstname.lastname@example.org and Steve.Hensley@wymtnews.com, respectively.
CNN (Cable News Network) (Atlanta, GA) -- CNN has hired Caleb Silver (email@example.com) as Director of U.S. Business News. He was previously Executive Producer at CNNMoney.com. His Twitter account can be found at http://twitter.com/calebsilver.
WWWQ-FM (Atlanta, GA) -- Budget cuts have forced this CHR station to lay off Morning Host Wendy Adams.
WHNS-TV (Greenville, S.C.) -- Reporter Nikki Davidson (firstname.lastname@example.org) jumps from WLUC-TV in Negaunee, Michigan to Greenville.
WEMT-TV/WCYB-TV (Johnson City, TN) -- Veteran GM Jack Dempsey is jumping ship. He is leaving his long-time home of WJHL-TV in Johnson City to go to competitor stations, WEMT/WCYB. His title is now Vice President/General Manager. Dempsey (email@example.com) had been with WJHL-TV for more than two decades.
WACH-TV (Columbia, SC) -- It's now official. Interim News Director Kevin Pazdernik (firstname.lastname@example.org) has been given the title of News Director. He had been in the interim role for approximately eight months after filling in for the departed Bryan Cox.
WRBL-TV (Columbus, GA) -- Congratulations to Perry Boxx (email@example.com) on his new job as News Director at this CBS-affiliate. Boxx had been in the same position at WKOW-TV in Madison, WI, but wanted to move East to be near family. Boxx replaces a former co-worker in Steve Korioth. The two worked together in Wisconsin.
WBTW-TV (Myrtle Beach, SC) -- Speaking of Steve Korioth.....he is now at the beach. He is working as News Director at this coastal station. You can congratulate Korioth at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN) -- The Appeal (http://www.twitter.com/memphisnews) named George H. Cogswell, III Publisher. He arrives from the Ventura County Star (http://www.twitter.com/vcstar) and sister paper Oxnard Star in Cali.
Anderson Independent-Mail (Anderson, SC) -- This E.W. Scripps Company paper has hired Susan Kelly-Gilbert (http://www.facebook.com/susan.kellygilbert) as Publisher. She arrives from Knoxville but is a Miami native. Follow her on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/skgmiami.
The Daily Dispatch (Henderson, NC) -- Alan Wooten replaces Luke Horton as Editor at this Mountain daily. Wooten (email@example.com) was previously with the Ashe Mountain Times in Jefferson, N.C., where he was also Editor.WTXL-TV (Tallahassee, FL) -- La'Quinta Dixon takes the reins as News Director here. She previously worked as a Producer at KENS-TV in San Antonio.
WLEX-TV (Lexington, KY) -- Morning Anchor/Reporter Nicole Pence has left one NBC station to join another. She goes from WLEX-TV in KY to WTHR-TV in Indy. She remains an Anchor/Reporter.
WVLT-TV (Knoxville, TN) -- Reporter Sara Shookman left this Volunteer State station to return home to Ohio. She is now a Reporter with WKYC-TV in Cleveland.
WTHQ-AM/WMCD-FM (Paducah, KY/Statesboro, GA) -- Two southern radio stations have added home improvement show, "The Money Pit" to their line-up. WTHQ-AM in Paducah KY and WMCD-FM in Statesboro GA now air the program.
WXIA-TV (Atlanta, GA) -- Say good morning to Elle Duncan. She is the new Morning Traffic Reporter here, replacing Nick Vavas. Duncan arrives from Virginia.
WCCB-TV (Charlotte, NC) -- Kudos to former WCCB Assignment Editor Keith Conner as he obtains his first News Director position. He is now part of Thomas Broadcasting as ND of WOAY-TV in West Virginia. He replaces Scott Snider.
Univision (Miami, FL) -- Univision promotes David Beck to Vice President and General Manager of Social Media. The move comes after Univision created a social media communications team in efforts to push participation in social media.
WFTS-TV (Tampa, FL) -- Investigative Reporter Alan Cohn was let go by this ABC affiliate.
WTXL-TV (Tallahassee, FL) -- La'Quinta Dixon takes the reins as News Director here. She previously worked as Producer at KENS-TV in San Antonio.
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Chicago Sun-Times (Chicago, IL) -- Linda Bergstrom (http://www.twitter.com/lbergstrom) joins the Chicago Sun-Times (http://www.twitter.com/suntimes) as Deputy Managing Editor for Features. Bergstrom most recently served as Lifestyles Editor for the Chicago Tribune. Assistant Managing Editor Craig Newman (http://www.twitter.com/craignewman) assumes the role of Managing Editor, replacing Andrew Herman, who remains with the company as Editor-in-Chief of Wrapports' West Suburban Publishing Group. Sports Editor Chris De Luca (http://www.twitter.com/ChrisDeLuca) has been promoted to Deputy Managing Editor of News and Sports. Meg Moore has been named Editor of the new "Pulse" section. She most recently was responsible for the "Trend" section and layout desk at Pioneer Press.
The Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, OH) -- Jason Williams (http://www.twitter.com/jwilliamscincy) (firstname.lastname@example.org)has joined the daily (http://www.twitter.com/enquirer) as a Business Reporter covering economic development. Williams most recently worked as a College Sports Reporter for The Cincinnati Post.
Thomson Reuters - Detroit Bureau (Detroit, MI) -- Paul Lienert (email@example.com) joins as Reuters Bureau Chief. Lienert comes from Global Auto Systems, where he served as President and Editorial Director. You may follow Thomson Reuters on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/reuters.
The Indianapolis Star (Indianapolis, IN) -- Ryan Sabalow has joined the daily as a Health and Environment Reporter. You may follow Sabalow on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/ryansabalow. Jeff Taylor is set to join as Editor. Taylor most recently served as Senior Managing Editor for the Detroit Free Press. He replaces Dennis Ryerson, who recently left the paper. You may follow the Indianapolis Star on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/indystar.
WKYC-TV (Cleveland, OH) -- Sara Shookman joins the NBC affiliate as Reporter. She comes from CBS station WVLT-TV in Knoxville, TN, where she served as a Multimedia Journalist.
WXMI-TV (Grand Rapids, MI) -- Jennifer Dowling joins the Fox station as a Freelance Reporter. Dowling most recently served at WWMT-TV, the CBS station in Grand Rapids.
WDJT-TV (Milwaukee, WI) -- News Director Grant Uitii is leaving the Weigel owned CBS affiliate station.
WFLD-TV (Chicago, IL) -- Dionne Miller joins Fox O&O station as Weekend Sports Anchor. Miller comes from Fox Sports Ohio and the Big Ten Network where she served as Freelance Anchor/Reporter.
WKOW-TV (Madison, WI) -- News Director Perry Boxx is leaving the Quincy-owned ABC affiliate station to take on new opportunities.
WBBM-TV (Chicago, IL) -- Courtney Gousman has joined the CBS station as a Reporter. Gousman most recently served as a News Anchor and Reporter at KSDK-TV in St. Louis.
Time Out Chicago (Chicago, IL) -- Marcia Froelke Coburn joins the lifestyle magazine as a Contributing Writer. Coburn recently resigned from Chicago Magazine, where she served as an award winning Senior Editor and Writer.
Michigan Avenue (Chicago, IL) -- J.P. Anderson has been named Editor-in-Chief of the lifestyle magazine. Anderson formerly served as Editor of the tourism monthly Where Chicago and Senior Editorial Director of parent company Morris Visitor Publications. He succeeds founding Editor Susanna Negovan, who previously left to rejoin Sun-Times Media.
Chicago Magazine (Chicago, IL) -- Emmet Sullivan (firstname.lastname@example.org) has joined the magazine as a Senior Editor managing culture and related topics. He most recently served as an Associate Editor at Parade. You may follow Sullivan on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/emmetds.
MedCity News (Cleveland, OH) -- Ohio Bureau Chief Brandon Glenn is no longer with the trade publication. You may follow MedCity News on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/medcitynews.
Daily Journal (Franklin, IN) -- Assistant Managing Editor Michele Holtkamp (email@example.com) has been promoted to Editor of the daily. Holtkamp replaces Scarlett Syse, who left to serve as a Group Editor for Home News Enterprises. Staff Writer Annie Goeller (firstname.lastname@example.org) has been promoted to Assistant Managing Editor.
WCMH-TV (Columbus, OH) -- Director of Digital Journalism Ike Walker has resigned from the Media General-owned NBC affiliate station.
WXIN-TV (Indianapolis, IN) -- Michael Henrich joins the Fox affiliate as a General Assignment Reporter. Henrich comes from WNWO-TV, the NBC Affiliate in Toledo.
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St. Louis Post-Dispatch (Saint Louis, MO) -- Former Editor Arnie Robbins will lead the American Society of News Editors as Executive Director. Political Reporter Jack Wagman exits and is replaced by Political Reporter Nicholas Pistor.
KUSA-TV (Denver, CO) -- Reporter Todd Walker was hired here, arriving from Anchorage’s KTUU-TV, where he served as Morning Anchor.
KOAA-TV (Colorado Springs, CO) -- Anchor Jennifer Horbelt comes aboard, replacing Anchor Lisa Lyden.
The Idea Log (Denver, CO) -- The Denver Post launched this new blog that coveris political opinion for Denverites. For more information visit: http://blogs.denverpost.com/opinion. Curtis Hubbard is the Opinion Editor at the Post: email@example.com
KOAA-TV (Pueblo, CO) -- KOAA-TV hired Sports Director Eric Natkin. He arrives from KRCR-TV in Redding, CA.
The Corridor Business Journal (Coralville, IA) -- Editor Gigi Wood has been hired to replace John Kenyon.
WDIO-TV (Duluth, MN) -- Sports Director Dan Williamson joins WDIO-TV in Duluth. He was a Reporter and Producer with Lifetouch Media in Minneapolis.
KSAX-TV (Alexandria, MN) -- Anchor/Reporter Nick Lenz has left to take a Sports Anchor position at KDLT-TV in Sioux Falls, SD.
KARE-TV (Minneapolis, MN) -- Reporter Lindsey Seavert is hired at KARE-TV. She comes from rival WCCO-TV, where she served as General Assignment Reporter.
KSTP-TV (St. Paul, MN) -- Reporter Bob McNaney is exiting his position following 17 years of service
KSHB-TV ( Kansas City, MO) -- Jenna Hanchard joins on as a Multimedia Journalist. She comes from WBNG-TV in Binghamton, NY. Co-Hosts Michelle Davidson and Michael Mackie will anchor a new daytime show scheduled to begin in the summer.
KPTM-TV (Omaha, NE) -- Reporter Jonathan Athens leaves his position in Omaha.
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Houston Chronicle (Houston, TX) -- Steve Proctor (firstname.lastname@example.org) is the new Managing Editor here. Previously he held the same role at the San Francisco Chronicle.
At Home in Arkansas (Little Rock, AR) -- Associate Editor Rosemary Hallmark (email@example.com) has joined the magazine. Hallmark is on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/rohallma.
San Antonio Express-News (San Antonio, TX) -- Kyrie O'Conner (firstname.lastname@example.org) has ended her tenure as Interim Editor at the paper. She will remain full-time at the Houston Chronicle.
The Birmingham News (Birmingham, AL) -- Editor Tom Scarritt has announced he will leave his post at the paper later this year. He has been employed at the paper since 1975.
KTBC-TV (Austin, TX) -- Greg Kerr (email@example.com) joins FOX Austin as a Morning Anchor. Previously he spent nine years as the Sports Director for WFMY-TV in Greensboro, NC.
KHOU-TV (Houston, TX) -- Mia Gradney has joined the station as a General Assignment Reporter. She comes from KIAH-TV, also in Houston. Gradney is on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/MiaGradney.
KVUE-TV (Austin, TX) -- Award-Winning Investigative Reporter Andy Pierrotti joins the station. Pierrotti is on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/@ReporterAndy.
WFAA-TV (Dallas, TX) -- Reporter Craig Civale is leaving the ABC affiliate for a corporate job with the Baylor Health Care System in Dallas. He joined the station in 2007. Civale is on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/CraigCivale.
KPRC-TV (Houston, TX) -- Anchor/Reporter Andy Cerota joins from rival station KTRK-TV, also in Houston. He will anchor the midday newscasts. Cerota is on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/andycerota. Additionally, Sports Anchor Kyle Montgomery, Reporter/Anchor Nick Giovanni and Reporter Courtney Zubowski have joined the staff.
KARK-TV (Little Rock, AR) -- Jonathan Athens (firstname.lastname@example.org) has joined the station as a Political Reporter.
KTVT-TV (Fort Worth, TX) -- Brendan Higgins (email@example.com) joins the DFW CBS affiliate as the new Morning Anchor. Previously he was with KXAS-TV, also in Fort Worth.
KENS-TV (San Antonio, TX) -- The station has added Mat Garcia (firstname.lastname@example.org) as Morning Anchor to replace veteran Fred Lozano, who is retiring.
KATC-TV (Lafayette, LA) -- Veteran Morning Anchor Tom Voinche has retired after 20 years with the station.
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Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, CA) -- Entertainment Editor Sallie Hofmeister, Foreign Editor Bruce Wallace and former Denver Bureau Chief Nicholas Riccardi are parting ways with the LA Times. John Corrigan (email@example.com) switches from Business Editor to Arts & Entertainment Assistant Managing Editor, Mary McNamara (firstname.lastname@example.org) has been promoted to Senior Culture Editor. Also, former LA Weekly Editor Laurie Ochoa (email@example.com) joins the staff as Arts & Entertainment Editor.
Los Angeles Times - Sacramento Bureau (Sacramento, CA) -- Pulitzer Prize Investigative Journalist Paige St. John moves here from the Sarasota Herald-Tribune.
Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM) -- Michael Hartranft has been promoted to Assistant Business Editor. He will head the Money page that runs in the Sunday Journal edition. Kevin Robinson-Avila has been hired as Business Reporter. He was previously with the New Mexico Business Weekly and will cover energy issues, technology, venture capital and the Public Regulation Commission.
KPHO-TV (Phoenix, AZ) -- Adam Longo has accepted a position with KPHO in Phoenix as a Weekend Evening Anchor and Weekday Reporter, beginning August 27th. Longo previously worked at Orlando CBS-affiliate WKMG-TV as well as Central Florida News 13.
KNXV-TV (Phoenix, AZ) -- Afternoon Anchor Rebecca Thomas has left KNXV. She worked at the Phoenix ABC-affiliate for close to six years.
KTNV-TV (Las Vegas, NV) -- Evening Anchor Nina Radetich is resigning from KTNV to pursue new opportunities and spend more time with her family, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal. Radetich has been with the station since 2007. Weekend Anchor Tricia Kean will take over the weekday Evening Anchor position with Steve Wolford.
KNBC NBC4 Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA) -- Todd Mokhtari has returned to NBC4 as Vice President of News. Mokhtari was previously Managing Editor of NBC4 and was most recently News Director at KIRO-TV in Seattle. Follow him on Twitter at http://twitter.com/todd_mokhtari.
Road & Track Magazine (Newport Beach, CA) -- Larry Webster (firstname.lastname@example.org) joins the magazine as Editor-in-Chief from sister publication Popular Mechanics.
Press-Enterprise (Riverside, CA) -- Business Editor Mark Coast has left the paper. John Bender (email@example.com) has taken over the position.
The Hollywood Reporter (Los Angeles, CA) -- Tatiana Siegel departs from Variety to rejoin THR as a Film Reporter.
Los Angeles Confidential (Los Angeles, CA) -- Spencer Beck joins the magazine as the new Editor-in-Chief. Beck was most recently the Editorial Director for Modern Luxury Media.
KNTV-TV (San Jose, CA) -- Keith Barry (firstname.lastname@example.org) joins this NBC affiliate as Managing Editor.
KPIX-TV (San Francisco, CA) -- Vernon Glenn joins the station as a Sports Reporter. Glenn was previously with KRON-TV and can be followed on Twitter at http://twitter.com/vernglenn.
KTTV-TV (Los Angeles, CA) -- Long standing News Director Jose Rios is retiring. Rios was recently appointed to the position of Vice President of Digital News. There has been no replacement named.
KCRA-TV (Sacramento, CA) -- News Director Anzio Williams has decided to leave this NBC affiliate to pursue other career interests. Williams also served as News Director for KQCA-TV.
THR.com (Internet) -- Chris Krewson has moved from Variety to THR.com as a Web Editor. Follow Chris on Twitter at http://twitter.com/ckrewson.
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KTUU-TV (Anchorage, AK) -- Morning Anchor Todd Walker is leaving Anchorage’s KTUU for KUSA-TV in Denver beginning August 6th. Walker has been with KTUU since 2010.
NBC Montana (Missoula, MT) -- News Director Sean Dunster is leaving NBC Montana, which oversees KECI-TV, KTVM-TV and KCFW-TV.
KSTU-TV (Salt Lake City, UT) -- Marc Sternfield, formerly KDVR-TV KWGN-TV’s Executive Producer for Digital Media, has been named Assistant News Director at KSTU.
Pacific Northwest Inlander (Spokane, WA) -- The Pacific Northwest Inlander has promoted Jacob H. Fries to Editor to lead its newsgathering operation.
KIVI-TV/KNIN-TV (Boise, ID) -- Paul Gerke has joined as Sports Director. Gerke was most recently at WBKB-TV in Alpeana, MI.
Grist Magazine (Seattle, WA) -- Philip Bump (email@example.com) joins this environmental news magazine as a Staff Writer. Check out Philip on Twitter: https://twitter.com/pbump
The Daily Herald (Everett, WA) -- Editorial Page Editor Bob Bolerjack has left. The Herald is on Twitter at: https://twitter.com/EverettHe
Latin America Region
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Huffington Post Voces (New York,NY) -- Gabriel Lerner has been promoted to Editorial Director.
Mundo Fox (New York,NY) -- Sebastian Dimant has been named Senior Director.
Univision - Noticias 34 - KMEX-TV (Los Angeles,CA) -- Rosalia Soza left Telemundo's KVEA-52 to become News Producer here.
Mega-TV (Los Angeles,CA) -- Mega-TV pulled the plug on talk show "3 Caras de la Mondea". And Jose Perez has resigned as VP of Programming.
Pa'lante Con Cristina (Miami,FL) -- Telemundo canceled Cristina Saralegui's latest project.
La Voz (Houston,TX) -- Alejandro Sanchez Sobrino was named GM and Publisher.
Ahora Utah (Salt Lake City, UT) -- This newspaper has been shut down.
Univision - WRTO-FM - La Kalle 98.3 FM (Coral Gables, FL) -- All on-air staff have been let go.
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Entertainment Today Canada (Toronto, ON ) -- Fashion and Trend Producer Angie Smith has left, following five years of service.
CTV ( Toronto, ON) -- Contributor Ben Mulroney leaves to join Good Morning America.