PR Newswire Media Moves - Issue October 19, 2015
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Fortune (New York, NY): Benjamin Snyder (@WriterSnyder) has been promoted from Reporter to Associate Editor @FortuneMagazine.
National Review (New York, NY): Former National Journal-er Timothy Alberta (@TimAlberta) signs on as the Chief Political Correspondent @NRO.
Associated Press - Washington Bureau (Washington, DC): AP Baghdad Bureau Chief Vivian Salama (@vmsalama) is moving to DC at the end of this year to become the Deputy Political Editor @AP_Politics.
Breitbart News (New York, NY): Investigative Reporter Matthew Boyle (@mboyle1) is now the Washington Political Editor @BreitbartNews.
Al Jazeera America (New York, NY): “Your World This Morning,” a morning news show from @ajam, will now broadcast at 7:00 am ET rather than 7:30 am and be anchored by Del Walters and Stephanie Sy (@TheStephSy).
Houston Business Journal (Houston, TX): Former Pacific Business News Publisher Bob Charlet is the new Publisher @HOUBizJournal.
South Florida Business Journal (Fort Lauderdale, FL): Eleazar Melendez (@EleazarMelendez) joins on as a Business Reporter @SFBJNews.
The Providence Journal (Providence, RI): Beginning November 9th, David J. Butler, will be the Executive Editor and Senior VP of News and Audience Development @projo. Most recently, Butler was the Executive VP and Editor-in-Chief of the San Jose Mercury News.
The Clarion-Ledger (Jackson, MS): Daniel Paulling (@DanielPaulling) has joined @clarionledger as a Sports Reporter. He most recently covered Texas Tech University athletics and recruiting at the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal & 247Sports.com.
KNTV-TV (San Jose, CA): Former KNXV-TV Reporter Pete Suratos (@PeteSuratosTV) can now be seen @nbcbayarea as a Freelance Reporter.
WKBW-TV (Buffalo, NY): Ed Drantch (@EdDrantch) has been promoted from Sunday Evening Anchor to Morning Breaking News Anchor @WKBW.
WRGB-TV (Schenectady, NY): We are sad to hear about the passing of Anchor Ed O'Brien. He had been @cbs6albany for more than two decades.
WJHL-TV (Johnson City, TN): Sydney Cameron (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Curtis McLoud are the new Anchors @wjhl11. The husband and wife team arrive from Virginia.
WXIA-TV (Atlanta, GA): Anchor DeMarco Morgan (@DeMarcoReports) is moving on from the station (@11Alive) to become a CBS News Correspondent later this year.
WIS-TV (Columbia, SC): Chief Meteorologist John Farley (@Farleyweather) has moved on from @wis10.
KARK/KLRT-TV (Little Rock, AR): KAIT-TV Anchor/Reporter Jessi Turnure (@JessiTurnure) is now a Reporter @KARK4News and @FOX16News.
WVUE-TV (New Orleans, LA): Former WFOR-TV Chief Meteorologist David Bernard (@DavidBernardTV) is now a Meteorologist @FOX8NOLA.
WTIC-TV (Hartford, CT): Sean Pragano (@Pragano) is now a General Assignment Reporter @FoxCT.
WLKY-TV (Louisville, KY): Former WAVY-TV Weather Team Member Tiffany Savona (@tiffanysavona) has joined @WLKY as a Meteorologist.
WDTN-TV (Dayton, OH): The Ohio station welcomes former WCPO-TV Reporter Zac Pitts (@zac_pitts) as a Host @WDTN.
WNWO-TV (Toledo, OH): Former WTOL-TV Reporter Kristi Leigh (@kristileightv) is now an Anchor @nbc24wnwo.
KCTV-TV (Kansas City, MO): Rob Finnerty (@finnertyfiles) is joining the CBS affiliate (@KCTV5) as a Morning Anchor and Co-Host of "Better Kansas City." He makes the move from KBAK/KBFX-TV in Bakersfield, CA.
KSHB-TV (Kansas City, MO): Ryan Marshall (@rmarshallsports) has joined the NBC affiliate (@41ActionNews) as a Sports Reporter. He was previously with WAAY-TV in Huntsville, AL.
KIRO-TV (Seattle, WA): Long-time KIRO-TV (@KIRO7Seattle) Anchor/Reporter Chris Legeros has passed away at the age of 62. He had been with the CBS affiliate since 1983.
WVIT-TV (West Hartford, CT): As of December 1st, Reporter Jill Konopka (@jillkonopka) will join @NBCConnecticut’s Troubleshooters team. Most recently, Konopka was a Reporter for WFSB-TV in Rocky Hill, CT.
WFXT-TV (Dedham, MA): Meteorologist Rob Eicher (@CBMRob) is the newest addition to @fox25news’s newsroom. Eicher was most recently the Chief Meteorologist at WJZY-TV in Charlotte, NC.
NY1 Noticias (New York, NY): Reporter Rosarina Breton (@RosarinaB) has been named Traffic Reporter @NY1noticias.
WJBK-TV (Detroit, MI): WDJT-TV Anchor/Reporter Josh Landon (@JoshLandon623) has joined Detroit's @Fox2News as a Reporter and Fill-in Anchor.
WFTS-TV (Tampa Bay, FL): Morning Anchor John Thomas has moved on from the station (@ABCActionNews).
WKMG-TV (Orlando, FL): The station (@News6WKMG) welcomes Reporters Jennifer Ortega (@JenniferNOrtega) and Troy Campbell (@TroyLeeCampbell). Ortega most recently worked at WAPT-TV in Jackson, MS while Campbell previously worked at WXMI-TV in Grand Rapids, MI.
WYGC-FM (West Palm Beach, FL): Chris Chaos (@C_Chaos) is the new Program Director @1049WOWFM.
WARH-FM (St. Louis, MO): The rock music station (@1065thearch) has hired Spencer Graves (@SpencerGraves) as Morning Host, beginning November 9th.
KPLX-FM (Dallas, TX): Greg “Hondo” Robertson has been named Host of the “Front Porch Show” @995thewolfdfw. Robertson has most recently been the Director of Public Affairs for Cumulus Dallas as well as the Host of “Impact Texas.”
WABD-FM (Mobile, AL): Sid Kelly (@SidRadio8) joins on as the new Program Director @975wabd.
KOST-FM (Burbank, CA): Ellen K (@officialellenk) joins @kost1035fm as Morning Host. She was previously the long-time sidekick of Ryan Seacrest on KIIS-FM.
KYLD-FM (San Francisco, CA): Popular On-Air Personality, Julian on the Radio, will be joining @wild949 as Afternoon Host on November 2nd.