MEDIA News: Media Moves at: National Post, MoneySense, Inc., CNN and More… Newswire’s Audience Research Department makes thousands of updates to the  database of journalists and bloggers that underpins our Agility media targeting and distribution platform.  Below is a sampling of recent media moves and news from the research team.  Learn more about Agility media targeting here.

National Post National Post (Toronto, ON): Anne Marie Owens was named Publisher where she becomes the first woman Publisher @nationalpost.

MoneySense MoneySense (Toronto, ON): Duncan Hood (@DuncanHood_) is the new Editor-in-Chief @MoneySenseMag. And Former Editor-in-Chief Jonathan Chevreau (@JonChevreau) is now an Editor-at-Large.

Inc. INC. (New York, NY): CEO of Dell Michael Dell (@MichaelDell), Thomas Goetz (@tgoetz), Former Executive Editor of Wire Magazine and Michelle Manafy (@michellemanafy) Editorial Director, Online Publishers Association have been named as Columnists @INC.

CNN CNN (Washington, DC): Mark Preston (@prestoncnn) ( has been promoted to Executive Editor of Politics @cnn.

New York Daily News New York Daily News (New York, NY): Meredith Engel (@MeredithEngel) ( has joined the paper as a Digital Health Reporter.

MORE Magazine More Magazine (New York, NY): Former Ladies Home Journal Entertainment Director Susan Pocharski ( has taken over the same role @MoreMag.

Real Simple Magazine Real Simple Magazine (New York, NY): Laura Schocker (@lschocker) ( has become the new Online Executive Editor. She comes from the Huffington Post where she was Executive Editor of the Healthy Living section.

Women's Health Women’s Health (New York, NY): Gretchen Smelter ( has been named Creative Director. She most recently served as Design Director at House Beautiful.

The Boston Globe The Boston Globe (Boston, MA): Current Sports Editor for Athens Banner-Herald Rachel Bowers (@RachelGBowers), has been hired as the new Sports Online Producer and will begins June 16th.

U.S. News U.S. News & World Report (Washinton, D.C): Kristine Crane (@CraneKristine) ( is a new Health Reporter @USNews. She will focus on patient advice and health tips.

Gizmodo Gizmodo (@Gizmodo) ( Brian Barrett (@BrBarrett) ( is now the Editor-in-Chief @Gizmodo.

Gawker Gawker (@Gawker) ( Allie Jones (@AllieRileyJones) is now a News and Politics Reporter at the outlet.

The Switch The Switch – The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Nancy Scola (@nancyscola) is joining this Tech Blog produced by The Washington Post (@theswitch) at the end of June.

HLN HLN (Head Line News) (Atlanta, GA): Mr. Ali Nejad ( is the new L.A.-based Correspondent for HLN (@hlntv). He arrives from ESPN.

Fox News Fox News Channel (New York, NY): Actress Stacey Dash (@REALStaceyDash) is now a Contributor at (@FoxNews).

Who What Wear Who What Wear (@WhoWhatWear) ( Faith Xue is the newest Senior Editor at the celebrity fashion site.

FierceCable FierceCable (Washington, DC): Daniel Frankel ( is the new Editor @FierceCable.

PolicyMic PolicyMic (@PolicyMic): Bryan Graham (@BryanAGraham)( is the new Sports Editor.

Bustle Bustle (Brooklyn, NY): Kara McGrath (@diosmioitskara) is the new Fashion & Beauty Editor @bustle.

jose diaz-balart MSNBC (New York, NY): Telemundo Anchor Jose Díaz-Balart (@jdbalart) takes on double duty by Anchoring @msnbc mid-mornings starting in the middle of June.

Miami Heraldel Nuevo Herald The Miami Herald/el Nuevo Herald (Miami, FL): Alexandra Villoch is now the Publisher @MiamiHerald and @elnuevoherald.

ESPNUpstate ESPN Upstate (Greenville, SC): ESPN Upstate has promoted Mark Hendrix ( to Program Director and Bob McLain ( to Operations Manager.

The Modesto Bee The Modesto Bee (Modesto, CA): Ken Riddick has been named President & Publisher of @modbee.

smdp Santa Monica Daily Press (Santa Monica, CA): Matthew Hall ( was named Editor of @smdailypress.

Texarkana Gazette Texarkana Gazette (Texarkana. TX): Kirk Blair ( has been promoted to General Manager @TxkGazette.

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