PR Newswire Media Moves - Issue May 31, 2016
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The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Op-Ed Columnist Ruth Marcus (@RuthMarcus) is now the Deputy Editorial Page Editor. Former Bloomberg View Columnist Josh Rogin (@joshrogin) signs on to the Global Views team as a Columnist @washingtonpost. Newsletter & Alerts Editor Jennifer Amur (@jenniferamur) was promoted to Digital Foreign Editor.
Mashable (New York, NY): Alexandra Hazlett (@ahazlett) has been promoted to Deputy Managing Editor @mashable. She was previously an Assistant Editor for the site. Kate Sommers-Dawes (@TheRealKSD) has been promoted to Deputy Managing Editor. She was formerly a West Coast News Editor for the site
Architectural Digest (New York, NY): Amy Astley (@AmyTAstley) has been named Editor-in-Chief @ArchDigest. She previously held the same position at Teen Vogue. Current Editor-in-Chief Margaret Russell will stay with the publication as a Consultant for special projects.
The Baltimore Sun (Baltimore, MD): Assistant Managing Editor Sam Davis (@samcdavis) has been promoted to Managing Editor @baltimoresun. He had been assistant for just three years.
The Village Voice (New York, NY): Ex-Adweek Publisher Suzan Gursoy is the new Publisher @villagevoice.
Univision Network (Miami, FL): Managing Editor María Martínez-Guzmán is the new Executive Producer of News Gathering and Executive Producer Gabriela Tristan is the new Executive Producer of News Production @UniNoticias.
Surface Magazine (New York, NY): Freelancer Rachel Small (@rachelsummer) has been named Associate Editor @SurfaceMag. Jennifer Parker (@byJennParker) has been named Editor of Surface Studios. She was previously U.S. Editor of Blouin ArtInfo.
Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle, WA): Former Managing Editor Emily Parkhurst (@EmilyPSBJ) has been promoted to Editor-in-Chief at the business publication (@PSBJ). Also at the journal, long-time Aerospace Reporter Steve Wilhelm has announced he is leaving after 28 years.
Wall Street Journal - San Francisco Bureau (San Francisco, CA): The San Francisco Bureau @WSJ adds Tomio Geron and Alec Davis to the Venture Capital team as Reporter and News Editor, respectively. Geron was previously with Dow Jones Venturewire and Davis was previously with MarketWatch.
Teen Vogue (New York, NY): Elaine Welteroth (@ElaineWelteroth) is now Beauty and Health Director @TeenVogue. She was formerly a Beauty Editor at Glamour.
The Root (Washington, DC): Associate Editor Danielle Belton (@DanielleBelton) was promoted to Managing Editor @TheRoot.
SB Nation (Washington, DC): Tyler R. Tynes (@TylerRickyTynes) joins @SBNation as a new Staff Reporter. He will cover race and society in relation to sports. He arrives from The Huffington Post where he was a Politics Fellow.
Kuna Melba News (Kuna, ID): Scott McIntosh (@scottmcintosh12) will take on the role of Editor of the paper @kunamelbanews after it was acquired by The Idaho Press-Tribune's parent company, Pioneer News Group.
WPVI-TV (Philadelphia, PA): News Reporter Lisa Thomas-Laury (@lisathomaslaury) has announced her retirement from @6abc. She had been with the station since 1978.
KYW-TV (Philadelphia, PA): Emmy Award winning Investigative News Reporter Walt Hunter (@WaltHunterCBS3) has retired from the news business after four decades of reporting @CBSPhilly.
WESH-TV (Orlando, FL): Kyle Gravlin (@kylegravlin) is joining the NBC affiliate @WESH as a Meteorologist. He makes the move from KETV-TV in Omaha, NE.
WSMV-TV (Nashville, TN): Former KXAN-TV Reporter Lindsay Bramson has been hired @WSMV as an Investigative Reporter.
KXAS-TV (Fort Worth, TX): After more than a decade at KTUL-TV in Tulsa, Anchor Kristin Dickerson is joining @NBCDFW as an Anchor/Reporter. She starts June 10.
WDIV-TV (Detroit, MI): Jason Carr is the new Digital Anchor @Local4news. He arrives from WJBK-TV.He starts June 20.
WSVN-TV (Miami, FL): Walter Morris (@waltermorris) can now be seen reporting the news @WSVN. Morris was previously with KSWB-TV in San Diego.
WTSP-TV (Tampa, FL): Anchor Phil Buck (@Phil_Buck) is joining @10NewsWTSP. He arrives from KTHV-TV in Little Rock, AR and has also been in Seattle and Missoula, Mt.
KWES-TV (Midland, TX): Josh Young has been appointed Vice President and General Manager @newswest9. Young recently served as Director of Marketing and as a member of the Raycom Media Marketing Advisory Board.