PR Newswire Media Moves - Issue June 6, 2016
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Vanity Fair (New York, NY): "The Hive," (@VFHIVE) is a new business site produced @VanityFair and Jon Kelly (@jonkelly2) is the Editor. It covers business power brokers in New York, Washington and Silicon Valley areas.
The New York Times (New York, NY): Daniel Wakin (@danwakin) has been promoted from Deputy Culture Editor to Deputy Editorial Director for NYT Global. And Tejal Rao (@tejalrao) is joining @nytimes as a Food Reporter and monthly Columnist. She was previously Food Editor and Restaurant Critic at Bloomberg Pursuits.
The Denver Post (Denver, CO): The paper (@denverpost) has promoted Lee Ann Colacioppo (@LAColacioppo) to its lead Editor position. She has been with the paper for 17 years, and becomes the first woman to hold this role in the paper's history.
CNN - New York Bureau (New York, NY): Former Los Angeles Times Managing Editor/Editorial Strategy S. Mitra Kalita (@mitrakalita) is returning to New York to enlist @CNN as Vice President of Digital Programming.
Quartz (New York, NY): Deputy News Editor Matt Quinn (@mattquinn16) has been promoted to Technology Editor @qz. London-based Deputy News Editor Kabir Chibber (@quinto_quarto) has been named the new Business Editor. Former Wall Street Journal Reporter Leslie Josephs (@lesliejosephs) enlists as a Travel Reporter. Thu-Huong Ha (@thuhuongha) is a new Reporter covering books and culture. Amy Wang (@amyxwang) joins as a Reporter covering music, media and the business of education.
Wired (San Francisco, CA): Former Esquire Senior Editor Richard Dorment is the new Senior Editor @wired. Ex-Mother Jones Deputy Editor Maria Streshinsky (@Mstreshinsky) is hired on as the new Features Editor. Former New York Magazine Social Media Editor Nate Goldman (@NateGoldman) joins the team as the new Social Media Manager. Story Editor Adam Rogers (@jetjocko) has been promoted to Deputy Editor. And Senior Associate Editor Caitlin Roper (@caitlinroper) has been promoted to Articles Editor.
Bloomberg News– San Francisco Bureau (San Francisco, CA): Mark Gurman (@markgurman) will be joining the San Francisco Bureau @business in July to cover technology and consumer products. Gurman was previously Senior Editor for the website 9to5Mac.
La Opinión (Los Angeles, CA): Editorial Page Editor Henrik Rehbinder and Entertainment Editor Josep Parera have moved on from @LaOpinionLA.
Chicago Magazine (Chicago, IL): David McAninch (@dmcaninch) is the new Features Editor @chicagomag.
Vulture (New York, NY): Ex-Washington Post Pop Culture Writer Jen Chaney (@chaneyj) is the new TV columnist @vulture.
Kansas City Star (Kansas City, MO): Steve Vockrodt (@st_vockrodt) has been named a Business Reporter at the paper @KCStar. He makes the move from cross-town alternative paper, The Pitch.
FairWarning (Encino, CA): Paul Feldman recently joined online nonprofit publication @fairwarningnews as a Staff Writer. Feldman was previously Assistant Foreign Editor for the Los Angeles Times.
Telemundo - KDEN-TV (Denver, CO): News Reporter Julia Poletti (@juliopoletti) is leaving to go back to school in New York.
Univision - WVEN-TV (Orlando, FL): Marián Albornoz (@MarianAlbornoz_) signs on as the News Anchor and Producer @wventv. She takes over for Soraya Galán (@SorayaGalanNews) who has moved on.
WGN-TV (Chicago, IL): Tahman Bradley (@tahmanbradley) is now a Staff Reporter @WGNNews. He was previously freelancing for the station.
WTVR-TV (Richmond, VA): Claudia Rupcich (@ClaudiaRupcich) signs on as a new Reporter @cbs6.
WTKR-TV (Norfolk, VA): April Loveland (@April_Loveland) forecasts @WTKR3 as its new Weekend Meteorologist.
WGCL-TV (Atlanta, GA): Former KVUE-TV News Director Frank Volpicella has been hired as News Director @cbs46. He starts next month.
KRIV-TV (Houston, TX): Jalelah Ahmed has been hired @FOX26Houston as a General Assignment Reporter. Ahmed was previously a Crime Reporter at the Centre Daily Times in State College, Pa.
KOIT-FM (San Francisco, CA): Freska Griarte (@freska) joins @965koit as Afternoon Host. Freska was previously Mid-day Host on sister station KRBQ-FM.
KISS-FM (San Diego, CA): iHeartMedia launched new hip-hop & R&B station @jamn957sd in San Diego. Rob Scorpio is the new Program Director.