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Apr 21, 2014

MEDIA News: Media Moves at Thomson Reuters, Southern Living, Daily Mail and More…,

Below is a sampling of recent media moves and news compiled by PR Newswire’s Audience Research Department.  

Thomson Reuters – Washington Bureau (Washington, DC): Former Washington Post Reporter Howard Schneider (@hpschneider) joins the financial team to cover the Federal Reserve.

Southern Living (Birmingham, AL): Sid Evans has been announced as the new Editor-in-Chief @Southern_Living.

Daily Mail – Washington Bureau (Washington, DC): Francesca Chambers (@fran_chambers) joins the DC Bureau @DailyMailUS as a Correspondent.

Harper’s Bazaar (New York, NY): Lucy Silberman (@lucysilb) has been named Managing Editor @harpersbazaarus.

The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Former St. Louis Dispatch Reporter Todd Frankel (@tcfrankel) signs on as a Financial Reporter.

The Wall Street Journal (New York, NY): Reporter Sudeep Reddy (@Reddy) has been promoted to Deputy Global Economics Editor @WSJ. In addition, Tim Aeppel (@TimAeppel) is now Senior Economics Correspondent.

Bay Area News Group (San Francisco, CA): Editor David Butler was named Editor-in-Chief for Digital First Media. Butler will oversee news content for 75 daily newspapers including the San Jose Mercury News plus weeklies & digital.

San Francisco Examiner (San Francisco, CA): Michael Howerton (@mchowerton) is the new Editor-in-Chief @sfexaminer.

Univision Network – Despierta America (Miami, FL):  Paul Stanley (@PAULSTANLEYD) has joined the cast of Univision’s (@Univision) morning show (@DespiertaAmeric).

Good Housekeeping (New York, NY): Meaghan Murphy (@meaghanbmurphy) comes aboard as a new Executive Editor (@goodhousemag).

Red Alert Politics (Washington, DC): Chris Deaton (@cgdeaton) is the new Managing Editor at this conservative political site.

The New Yorker (New York, NY): Ex-American Prospect Web Editor Clare Malone (@ClareMalone) moves to NYC to become a Research Editor @NewYorker.

Food & Wine (New York, NY): Sarah DiGregorio (@SarahDiGregorio) joins @foodandwine as Senior Food Editor.

Bloomberg View (New York, NY): Mohamed A. El-Erian is a new daily Economics Columnist @BV.

San Antonio Express-News (San Antonio, TX): Jennifer McInnis (@JenMcInnis) is the new Food & Drink Editor @mySA.

Concord Monitor (Concord, NH): City Editor Steve Leone was promoted to Editor for the @ConMonitorNews.

Mainebiz (Portland, ME): Beginning in early May, Peter Van Allen will begin his new duties as Editor of @Mainebiz

Buzzfeed (@Buzzfeed): Molly Hensley-Clancy (@Molly_HC) is now the Business of Education Reporter.

Inc. Magazine (New York, NY): Jon Fine (@JonFine) is now an Executive Editor and David Whitford (@DavidWhitford) is Editor-at-Large.

ProPublica (@ProPublica) ( Ginger Thompson ( will be joining ProPublica as a Senior Reporter. (@Time) ( Nolan Feeney (@NolanFeeney) signs on as a Reporter.

Women’s Health (New York, NY): Jen Ator (@jen_ator), who was previously the Senior Editor of Fitness is now the Fitness Director @WomensHealthMag.

Deadspin (New York, NY): Former Deputy Editor of Spin Magazine, Rob Harvilla (@harvilla is now the Culture Editor at Deadspin (@Deadspin).

Entertainment Weekly (New York, NY): Kyle Ryan has (@Kyle_Ryan) joins (@EW) as Editor from Managing Editor at The A.V. Club.

Yahoo! (@Yahoo) ( Bobbi Brown ( will be the new Editor-in-Chief for Beauty section of Yahoo!. Joe Zee (@MrJoeZee) will be the new Editor-in-Chief and Executive Creative Officer of Fashion at Yahoo!.

Good Morning America (New York, NY): Tony Reali (@AroundTheHorn) ( has been added to the staff @GMA as Social Media Contributor. He will continue his duties as Host of @AroundTheHorn.

New York Daily News (New York, NY): “The Real Deal” Senior Reporter Katherine Clarke (@KathyClarkeNYC) will edit the Real Estate section of @NYDailyNews beginning 4/28/14.

ABC News (New York, NY): National Talk Show Host, Laura Ingraham (@IngrahamAngle) joins ABC News (@ABC) as a Contributor.

PC Magazine (New York, NY): Alex Colon (@alexandergcolon) has been named the New Senior Consumer Electronics Analyst @PCMag.

Xconomy (Cambridge, MA): Alex Lash (@alexlash) joins the team @Xconomy as a Biopharma Editor.

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