MEDIAware: Issue - October 27, 2014

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    CQ Weekly (Washington, DC): Former National Journal Managing Editor Mike Magner (@MagnerNJ) is now the Managing Editor at CQ Weekly. And CQ Healthbeat Editor John Reichard is retiring in November.

    Wired (San Francisco, CA): Doug Grinspan named Associate Publisher at Wired. And Davey Alba (@daveyalba) has relocated to San Francisco and is now a Staff Writer.

    Fusion (Doral, FL): Former Wall Street Journal Deputy Bureau Chief Adam Auriemma (@adamauriemma) joins Fusion as the Deputy Editor/Digital.

    The Street (New York, NY): Jeremy Greenfield (@jdgreenfield) joins The Street as Contributors Editor.

    Time Magazine (New York, NY): Long-time Senior Editor Bryan Walsh (@bryanrwalsh) has been promoted to Foreign Editor at TIME.

    Teen Vogue (New York, NY): Lyndsay Green (@ladyluff) joins the team as an Online Beauty Editor.

    Esquire (New York, NY): John Sellers (@JohnSellersNYC), former Senior Editor at Vulture, has been named Site Director.

    Bloomberg (New York, NY): Business Insider veteran Joseph Weisenthal (@TheStalwart) is set to join Bloomberg on November 10.

    Cosmopolitan (New York, NY): Lane Moore (@HelloLaneMoore) is the new Relationships and Sex Editor Cosmopolitan.

    GQ (New York, NY): Matthew Schnipper is now a Senior Editor at GQ.

    Advertising Age (New York, NY): Simon Dumenco (@SimonDumenco) has been promoted to Editorial Director.

    Fashionista (New York, NY): Tyler McCall (@EiffelTyler) is now the Associate Editor at Fashionista.

    The New York Times (New York, NY): Peter Lattman (@peterlattman) has been promoted to Deputy Business Editor. Lattman will also continue his coverage of Media News.

    Prevention Magazine (New York, NY): Former Good Housekeeping Web Editor April Rueb (@aprilrueb) has been named Engagement Editor at Prevention.

    BuzzFeed (New York, NY): Former Wall Street Journal Greater New York News Editor Tom Namako (@TomNamako) is now the Assignment News Editor at BuzzFeed.

    Access Hollywood
    (Burbank, CA): Fallon Okwuosa (@FallonOkwuosa) joins @accesshollywood as an Associate Segment/Field Producer.

    The Florida Times-Union (Jacksonville, FL): Tampa Bay Times State Capital Reporter Tia Mitchell (@TBTia) returns to her former paper, The Florida Times Union, to cover the Statehouse.

    Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, CA): The popular "California" section makes a comeback at the Los Angeles Times and Amy Scattergood returns as Deputy Food Editor from L.A. Weekly.

    Houstonia Magazine (Houston, TX): Sarah Rufca (@sarahrufca) has joined Houstonia as the Lifestyles Editor.

    Associated Press - Salt Lake City Bureau (Salt Lake City, UT): Kareem Copeland (@kareemcopeland) moves from AP's Tallahassee bureau to SLC to become the Sports Writer.
    San Antonio Express-News (San Antonio, TX): Elizabeth Zavala (@elizabeth2863) is a the new Crime Reporter at the San Antonio Express-News.

    CNN Political Unit (Washington, DC): Former Yahoo News Reporter Chris Moody (@moody) is now Senior Digital Correspondent with CNN.

    The Tennessean (Nashville, TN): Music Columnist Peter Cooper (@petercmusic) is moving on from The Tennesseean to work at the Country Music Hall of Fame in November.

    Pierre Capital Journal (Pierre, SD): Sports Reporter Gidal Kaiser (@gidalkaiser) is set to join the Pierre Capital Journal from The Bozeman Daily Chronicle starting November.10.

    Radar Online (New York, NY): Former CNN Reporter Alan Duke (@AlanDukeNews) has been announced National Correspondent at Radar Online

    WWRL-AM La Invasora (New York, NY): NY morning show "La Invasion Mañanera" (@LaInvasora1600) host Hugo “El Gordo” Cadelago passed away recently.

    CNN en Español (Atlanta,GA): Fernando del Rincón (@soyfdelrincon) has returned to CNN en Espanol and will be hosting the show @ConclusionesCNN.

    Chicago (Chicago, IL): Springfield Bureau Chief Dave McKinney (@davemckinney123) has resigned from his post at the Chicago Sun-Times.

    ABA Journal (Chicago, IL): Deputy Managing Editor Molly McDonough (@Molly_McDonough) has been promoted to Managing Editor at the ABA Journal.

    The American Canyon Eagle (Napa, CA): Noel Brinkerhoff (@noelb1027) is the new Editor at The American Canyon Eagle.

    Telemundo WKAQ-TV (San Juan, PR): Nuria Sebazco (@nsebazco) and Zugey Lamela (@ZugeyLamela) have joined Telemundo Puerto Rico to anchor and report @TelenoticiasPR.

    KING-TV (Seattle, WA): Amanda Grace (@AmandaGraceTV) has joined the station KING-TV as an evening Anchor. She was most recently with WHDH-TV in Boston, MA.

    WBEZ-FM (Chicago, IL): Ben Calhoun (@benccalhoun) is returning to WBEZ-FM as Director of Content and Programming.

    Moody Broadcasting Network (Chicago, IL): Gospel Host Effie Rolfe (@EffieDRolfe) joins @MoodyRadio as Program Director and Operations Manager of Urban Praise.

    WLS-TV (Chicago, IL): Dionne Miller (@dmillerabc7) has joined WLS-TV as Weekend Sports Anchor, making her the first female to join the ABC-owned station’s sports staff.

    WKEF-WRGT-TV (Dayton, OH): Natasha Williams (@natashaw1908) has been named Investigative Reporter and fill-in Anchor @ABC22FOX45.

    XTRA-FM (San Diego, CA): Mike Halloran (@radiohalloran) has been promoted to Program Director at XTRA-FM.

    KEYT-TV (Santa Barbara, CA): Nia Wong (@niawongtv) bids farewell to KVAL-TV as she joins KEYT-TV as an Anchor/Reporter.

    KAGS-TV (Bryan, TX): Bob French (@KAGS_Bob) has joined KAGS-TV as Chief Meteorologist.

    WIAT-TV (Birmingham, AL): KBTX-TV Reporter Michael Oder (@TVsMichaelOder) will be joining WIAT-TV as a Multimedia Journalist starting October 27th.

    KVUE-TV (Austin, TX): Former KAGS-TV Chief Meteorologist Jared Plushnick (@JaredP_KVUE) is now a Storm Team Meteorologist KVUE-TV.

    WVTM-TV (Birmingham, AL): Chip Scarborough (@ChipAla13) has joined WVTM-TV (@Alabamas13) as a Reporter.

    KTVT-TV (Dallas, TX): Dallas station KTVT-TV welcomes Gilma Avalos (@GilmaAvalos) as an Anchor and Reporter.

    KWDT-TV (Oklahoma City, OK): Oklahoma City’s @NEWS9 welcomes Jessica Holley (@Jessica_Holley) as a Multimedia Journalist.

    WXMK-FM/WRJY-FM (Brunswick, GA): Nick Diakun (@nickdradio) has been named Program Director at these Golden Isles Broadcasting stations. He arrives from WKZL-FM in Greensboro, N.C.

      WMMQ-FM (Lansing, MI): Classic Rock station WMMQ-FM (@949WMMQ) welcomes veteran Brent Alberts (@RadioBrent) as the new Host of the long-running weekend program "All Request Saturday Night".

    WHIM-AM/WKAT-AM/WZAB-AM (Miami, FL): Felix Perez has been appointed Vice President & General Manager of Salem Communications (@SalemCommIR) Miami cluster. The group includes WHIM-AM (@1080TheAnswer), WKAT-AM (@1360WKAT) and WZAB-AM (@880TheBiz)

    WBFF-TV (Baltimore, MD): Mary McKenzie (@MMckenzieNews) named Anchor and Reporter @FoxBaltimore.

    WXYZ-TV (Detroit, MI): Jennifer Bisram (@JennBisramTV) has joined WXYZ-TV (@WXYZDetroit) as a Reporter.

    KQCH-FM (Omaha, NE): 94.1 Midday Host Mandy Scott has moved on from the station (@Channel941Omaha).