PR Newswire Media Moves - Issue May 4, 2015
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Associated Press - Philadelphia Bureau (Philadelphia, PA): Former American Lawyer Editor Pia Sarkar is the new Deputy Editor/East @ap.
State of the Union - CNN (Atlanta. GA): Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) is the new Anchor for this Weekend program (@cnnsotu). He remains Chief Washington Correspondent @CNN. He starts his new role in June.
Fusion (Doral, FL): Alexis Madrigal (@alexismadrigal) has been named Editor-in-Chief @ThisIsFusion. Former NBC News Editor Hillary Frey (@hilella) is the new Executive Editor. And ex-Jezebel Editor Anna Holmes (@AnnaHolmes) is the new Editorial Director.
GQ (New York, NY): Chris Gayomali (@chrisgayomali)(firstname.lastname@example.org) has been named News & Culture Editor @GQMagazine.
Fox News Channel - Washington Bureau (Washington, DC): Ed Henry (@edhenry) has been assigned to the Hillary Clinton beat @foxnewspolitics .
The New York Times (New York, NY): Clifford Levy (@cliffordlevy) has been promoted from Associate Managing Editor to Assistant Editor @nytimes. Michael Roston (@michaelroston) has been named Senior Staff Editor @nytimes. And Charles Duhigg (@cduhigg) has been named Senior Editor of Events Business at the publication.
The New York Times Magazine (New York, NY): Michael Benoist (@mbeditor) is joining @NYTmag as Story Editor.
Fortune (New York, NY): Mark Gongloff (@markgongloff) is joining @FortuneMagazine as a Digital Editor.
MedCity News (Cleveland, OH): The newest Reporter @MedCityNews is Neil Versel (@NVersel).
CNET (San Francisco, CA): Max Taves (@MaxTaves) is now a Reporter for @CNET covering venture capital and business start-ups.
San Francisco Chronicle (San Francisco, CA): Kristen Go (@kristenrgo) has been named Managing Editor of Digital Operations @sfchronicle.
Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, CA): Cathleen Decker (@cathleendecker) has been named California Politics Columnist @LATimes.
BuzzFeed (New York, NY): Sylvia Obell (@SylviaObell) signs on as an Editorial Assistant. Cora Lewis (@cora_lew) is the new Labor Reporter @BuzzFeed.
BisNow (Washington, DC): Ethan Rothstein (@EthanARLnow) joins the team as a Commercial Real Estate Reporter @BisNow.
ABC News (New York, NY): Mary Bruce (@marykbruce) is now a Multi-Platform Reporter @ABC.
Saveur Magazine (New York, NY): Ben Mims (@benbmims) is now the Food Editor at @SAVEURMAG. And Peter Jon Lindberg (@peterjlindberg) is now Editor-at-Large at the magazine.
Adweek (New York, NY): Jason Lynch (@jasonlynch) has joined @Adweek as a TV Writer.
The Sentinel (Carlisle, PA): Jeff Pratt (@SentinelPratt) is the new Executive Editor @cumberlink.
Upstate Business Journal (Greenville, SC): Robbie Ward (@r0bbie_ward) signs on as a Senior Business Reporter @upstatebiz.
New Orleans Advocate (New Orleans, LA): Online Sports Editor Pierce Huff (@HuffAdvocate) is now the Night Digital Editor at the New Orleans Advocate (@theadvocateno).
The Advocate (Baton Rouge, LA): Auburn Football Writer for the Birmingham News, Mobile Press-Register & The Huntsville Times, Joel Erickson (@JoelAEricksonAU), will now be covering the Saints at The Advocate (@theadvocatebr).
Windsor Times (Windsor, CA): Stuart Tiffen (@sjtiffen) is the new Editor @thewindsortimes replacing Robin Gordo.
New England Cable News (Newton, MA): Reporter and Fill-in Anchor Jeff Saperstone (@JeffSaperstone) has been promoted to Weekend Morning Anchor and Reporter for the Network. Jeff joined @NECN in May of 2014.
KSBW-TV (Salinas, CA): Lead Meteorologist Jim Vanderzwaan will retire from @KSBW this month after 32 years. Lee Solomon (@leesolomon777) will take over as lead Meteorologist.
WTVF-TV (Nashville, TN): Former KOKH-TV Reporter Rebecca Schleicher is now Anchor/Reporter at this CBS affiliate (@NC5).
WRTV-TV (Indianapolis, IN): Jason Fechner is joining @rtv6 this week as Anchor/Reporter. He arrives from WQAD-TV in Moline, IL.
WHO-TV (Des Moines, IA): Morning Anchor Patrick Dix will be moving on from (@WHOhd) beginning May 15.
WCIA-TV (Champaign, IL): Sports Director Aaron Bennett (@WCIA3Aaron) has been appointed Evening Anchor @WCIA3.
KABB-TV (San Antonio, TX): Jessica Headley (@JessicaDHeadley) has joined @KABBFOX29 as a Morning Co-Anchor.
WVTM-TV (Birmingham, AL): Veteran Anchor Mike Royer (@MikeRoyerTV) has announced his retirement for this June. He has been with the station (@WVTM13) for nearly 30 years and has been in television for 40 years.
KHBS/KHOG-TV (Fort Smith/Rogers, AR): Weekend Anchor/Reporter Paige Preusse (@4029Paige) has been named Weeknight News Anchor @4029news.
WSFA-TV (Montgomery, AL): Meteorologist Josh Johnson (@JoshWeather) has been promoted to Chief Meteorologist @wsfa12news.
WVIT-TV (West Hartford, CT): Catalina Trivino (@CatTrivinoTV) is the newest Reporter to join @NBCConnecticut.
WHDH-TV (Boston, MA): Matthew Longfellow (@Longfellow_TV) has joined @7News as the Producer of the 6:00 p.m. weekday broadcast. Previously Matthew was the Managing Editor for NH1 in Concord, NH.
WMOR-TV (Tampa, FL): President & General Manager @WMORTV32 Ken Lucas has announced his retirement set for June. The station has named Pamela Barber as the new President and General Manager.
WWMT-TV (Grand Rapids, MI): Investigative Reporter David Bailey (@DavidBaileydb) has moved on from @WWMTNews in Grand Rapids.
WILX-TV (Lansing, MI): Ken Houston (@KenHWILX) has joined @WILXTV as an Anchor/Reporter.
WHHH-FM (Indianapolis, IN): Music Director/Midday DJ Don Williams has moved on from the Hip-Hop station (@Hot963).
WDJX-FM (Louisville, KY): Program Director/Morning DJ Ben Davis has been promoted to Operations Manager at this Alpha Media station (@997djx). He is also Operations Manager of WGZB-FM, WXMA-FM, WMJM-FM and WGHL-FM.