PR Newswire's Media Moves: Issue - February 2, 2015
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Chicago Tribune (Chicago, IL): Peter Kendall (@pkendalltribune) has been promoted from Deputy Managing Editor to Managing Editor. Colin McMahon (@calternativo) has been promoted from Cross Media Editor to Associate Editor. And Marcia Lythcott (@marcialythcott) will take over duties as Commentary Editor (@chicagotribune).
Organic Life (Emmaus, PA): Lindsey Taylor is the new Garden & Style Editor. Former Saveur Executive Editor Betsy Andrews (@betsyandrews) signs on as Editor-at-Large. Tracy McMillan (@TMMcMillan) is the new Political Editor. Shane Powers signs on as the Home Editor. Lauren Ladoceour (@LaurenLaDeDa) will be the Deputy Digital Editor. And Zoe Schaeffer (@zschaef) is a new Assistant Editor @OrganicLifeMag.
Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, OH): Matt Tabeek (@MatthewTabeek) joins the team as a Sports Strategist. Amy Wilson (@amyatthenquirer) is the new Storytelling Coach. Gin A. Ando (@GinAAndo) tackles the Digital Producer role. Kareem Elgazzar (@ElgazzarBLVD) has been named Sports Visual Journalist. Joel Beall (@JoelMBeall) is the new Retro Cincy Reporter. And Emilie Eaton (@emilieeaton) has been hired as a Breaking News Reporter @Enquirer.
New York Daily News (New York, NY): Raakhee Mirchandani (@Raakstar) has been promoted to Head of Content for the Features and Lifestyle Sections @NYDailyNews.
The New York Times (New York, NY): Race and Ethnicity Reporter Tanzina Vega (@tanzinavega) will move to the Metro Desk.
The New Yorker (New York, NY): Former Archives Editor Joshua Rothman (@joshuarothman) has been promoted to Culture Editor.
InStyle/People Style Watch (New York, NY): Ariel Foxman (@ArielFoxman) is now Editorial Director @InStyle and @StyleWatchMag.
The New Republic (Washington, DC): Theodore Ross (@theodoreross) is the new Features Director @tnr. Elizabeth Stoker Bruenig (@ebruenig) is the new Religion Reporter. And Story Editor James Burnett (@vanaskie) has moved on.
CRN (Manhasset, NY): Mark Haranas (@mharanas1987) is a new Associate Editor covering Telecom and Networking @crn.
Washingtonian (Washington, DC): Caroline Cunningham (@CRCunning) is the new Assistant Fashion Editor @washingtonian.
Corpus Christi Caller-Times (Corpus Christi, TX): Sports Editor at the Midland Reporter-Telegram, Len Hayward (@Len_Hayward_MRT), will join @callerdotcom as Sports Editor starting February 2nd.
Midland Reporter-Telegram (Midland, TX): Oscar LeRoy (@OLeRoy_MRT) has been promoted to Sports Editor @mwtnews.
The News-Press (Fort Myers, FL): Cory Mull (@NP_CoryMull) joins @TheNewsPress as High School Sports Columnist and Adam Regan (@NP_AdamRegan) joins as High School Sports Reporter.
WTXF-TV (Philadelphia, PA): Bill Anderson (@chasingbilla) joins the Weekend Morning News as an Anchor. And former WCCB-TV Sports Reporter Sean Bell (@bellseane) joins @Fox29Philly as the new Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter.
WVVA-TV (Bluefield, WV): Interim News Director Steve Korioth (@skorioth) is now officially the News Director @WVVA.
WTVD-TV (Durham, NC): Veteran Anchor Larry Stogner is retiring. He has been with the station (@abc11_wtvd) since 1982. His final broadcast is February 6.
WJZY-TV (Charlotte, NC): Bill Melugin is the new Anchor at this Fox affiliate (@FOX46CAROLINAS).
WLS-TV (Chicago, IL): Mike Caplan (@MCaplanweather) has moved on from ABC affiliate WLS-TV (@ABC7Chicago). He has not announced his next move yet.
WNRQ-FM (Nashville, TN): Dave Rossi joins this classic rock station (@1059therock) from cross-town rival WRLT-FM.
WCOO-FM (Charleston, SC): Matthew Potter is now Program Director at this LM Communications rock station (@TheBridgeat1055).
WFPL-FM (Louisville, KY): Ashley Lopez has been hired as Political Reporter here @wfplnews.
KTHV-TV (Little Rock, AR): KDLT-TV’s Laura Monteverdi (@LauraMonteverdi) joins @THV11 as a Reporter this March.
KEYE-TV (Austin, TX): Traffic Anchor Erica Brennes (@EricaBrennes) has moved on from @keyetv to join RideScout as the Director of Interactive Content.
WDSU-TV (New Orleans, LA): Gina Swanson is now a Weekend Anchor @wdsu.
KABB-TV (San Antonio, TX): KGBT-TV Anchor/Reporter Ryan Wolf (@ryanwolf) will soon join @KABBFOX29 as an Anchor.
KTXL-TV (Sacramento, CA): Mae Fesai (@maefesaitv) recently joined @FOX40 as a Morning Anchor/Reporter from KCRA-TV.
KTTV-TV (Los Angeles, CA): Bob DeCastro (@bobbydtv) and Lauren Sivan (@LaurenSivan) are now Anchors for Studio 11 news at 5:00 p.m. on @myfoxla.
KGTV-TV (San Diego, CA): Anchor Bill Griffith is retiring from @10news after 39 years. Jason Martinez (@jasonmartineztv) will replace him as Anchor.
WPGC-FM (Lanham, MD): Comedian/DJ Joe Clair (@joeclair) becomes the new Morning Show Host on February 9th @WPGC.
KCMP-FM (Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN): Midday Host Barb Abney (@BarbAbney) is moving on. Current Overnight Host Jade Tittle (@jadeisthename) will take over the Midday role @MPRnews.
KKOB-AM (Albuquerque, NM): Weekend Morning Host Terrie Q. Sayre passed away last week at the age of 55. She had been @KKOBradio since 2007.
KRCG-TV (Columbia-Jefferson City, MO): Elizabeth Worsham has been named General Manager at the CBS affiliate (@KRCG13). She was most recently at WSPA-WYCW in Spartanburg, SC.
WBAL-TV (Baltimore, MD): Tim Tunison (@TimTunison) moved up from Assistant News Director to News Director @wbaltv11.
WGBH-TV (Boston, MA): On March 2nd, Jim Braude will begin his new duties as the Host and Executive Editor of the news show "Greater Boston" @wgbh.
WBZ-TV (Boston, MA): Reporter Susie Steimle (@SusieWBZ) recently joined the staff @cbsboston. Beginning in March, KSHB-TV's Ryan Kath (@ryankath) will be joining the station as an Investigative Reporter.
KRTH-FM (Los Angeles, CA): Greg Simms was named Music Director and Larry Morgan has been named Assistant Program Director @kearth101.
WPXY-FM (Rochester, NY): Emily Wild (@GoWildRadio) is now the PM Host and Music Director @98PXYRochester.