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MEDIA News: Media Moves at: Politico, Indianapolis Star, Commercial Appeal and More…

http://prnbloggers.files.wordpress.com/2012/07/agility-logo.png?w=127&h=125&h=125PR 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.

Politico (Arlington, VA): Politico Magazine Editor Susan Glasser (@sbg1) has been promoted to Editor @politico.

The Indianapolis Star (Indianapolis, IN): Sports Reporter Mike Chappell (@mchappell51) has left @indystar to join WRTV-TV (@rtv6). Also, Digital Developer and Graphic Artist Amy Haneline (@AmyBHaneline) will cover beverages for the daily, including local beer, wine and coffee. Kristine Guerra (@kristine_guerra) moves to Courts and Law Investigative Reporter. Finally, Investigative Reporter Tim Evans (@starwatchtim) will continue covering courts and legal affairs, but target consumers, focusing on trends, class action suits and individual cases.

The Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN): The daily (@memphisnews) is going major restructuring and the following are moving on: Outdoors Reporter Bryan Brasher (@Bryan_Brasher); Editor/Reporter Lela Garlington (@LelaGarlington); Photo Editor Jeff MacAdory; Reporter Marlon Morgan; and photographers Karen Focht (@Karenfocht) and William DeShazer (@Willdeshazer).

The New York Times (New York, NY):First Draft (firstdraft@nytimes.com) (@NYTPolitics), a comprehensive Political Weblog, debuted last week. Carl Hulse (@hillhulse) will be the Managing Editor. Also, Trip Gabriel (@tripgabriel)  has been named a Political Reporter while Jennifer Steinhauer (@jestei) is now the Mid-Atlantic Bureau Chief.

CNN Newsource – Washington Bureau (Washington, DC): Former WWBT-TV Anchor Ryan Nobles has been hired as a National Correspondent @CNNNewsource.

The Wall Street Journal (New York, NY): Robert Hunter is now Deputy Bureau Chief of Global Real Estate & Property. He takes over for Peter Grant (@PeterGrantwsj) who becomes Editor-in-Charge of Commercial Real Estate. In addition, Joe Light is now covering Housing Policy and Mortgage Markets.

People.com (New York, NY): Kristin Boehm (@turbotales) has been promoted to Deputy Editor. In addition, Will Lee (@willlee) has joined on as Editor of People.com. He will start in October. Finally, Morgan Gibson (@MorganGibson) has been added to the staff as an Associate Food and Lifestyle Editor.

Associated Press (AP) (New York, NY): Kristin Gazlay (@KristinGazlay) was promoted to Director/Top Stories @ap.

Tulsa Business & Legal News (Tulsa, OK): Lesa Jones (@LesaLJones) has been named Editor @Tulsabusiness.

Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle, WA): Annie Zak (@annie_zak) has joined @PSBJ as a Reporter for healthcare and biotechnology. She was previously at Los Angeles Register and the Orange County Register.

Palm Beach Daily News (Palm Beach, FL): Elizabeth Clarke (@LizClarke92) has been named Editor @ShinySheet.

Saveur (New York, NY): Adam Sachs (@sachsmo) is the new Editor-in-Chief.

International Business Times – New York Bureau (New York, NY): Former AP Tech/Media Editor John Simons is now the the Business Editor @IBTimes.

New Haven Register (New Haven, CT): Several reporters have changed beats: Mercy Quaye (@Mercy_WriteNow) switches from Breaking News Reporter to covering the towns of East Haven and Branford. Breaking News Reporter Kristin Stoller (@KristinStoller) is now covering the Connecticut towns of Guilford, Madison and North Branford. Breaking News Reporter Keldy Ortiz (@KeldyOrtiz) now covers Hamden and North Haven. General Assignment Reporter Brian Charles (@JbrianCharles) switches beats to police and public safety. Investigative Reporter Michelle Tuccitto Sullo (@nhrinvestigate) will also be covering the Naugatuck Valley. Senior Staff Writer Ed Stannard (@EdstannardNHR) now covers Yale University in addition to religion, transportation and healthcare.

Bloomberg Businessweek (New York, NY): Clinton Cargill (@ClintonCargill) has been announced as Photo Editor @BW, beginning October 13th.

Vanity Fair (New York, NY): Matthew Lynch (@mbradylynch) is now the Deputy Editor @VanityFair.

Shape Magazine (New York, NY): Isabel Burton (@Isabel_Burton) has joined the magazine as  Executive Editor, Roy Evans has been welcomed as Deputy Editor and Emily Kelton has been named Executive Beauty Editor @Shape_Magazine.

The Post-Crescent (Appleton, WI): Pamela Henson has been named Publisher @PostCrescent. Henson is set to join the daily on Oct. 6, succeeding Genia Lovett, who retired in June.

Eater Louisville (Louisville, KY): The localized offering (@EaterLouisville) of Eater has ceased. The restructured Eater (@eater) site will offer the latest in restaurant industry news with a more efficient and user friendly style.

The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Former Reuters Foreign Correspondent Missy Ryan (@missy_ryan) joins @washingtonpost in Mid-October as a Pentagon Correspondent.

The Hill (Washington, DC): Sarah Ferris (@sarahnferris) has joined @thehill as a Healthcare Reporter.

Entertainment Tonight (Studio City, CA): Kevin Frazier (@KevinFrazier) joins @ETNow as Co-Anchor from @TheInsider. And Louis Aguirre (@louisaguirre) replaces Kevin as Anchor at The Insider.

C California Style (Santa Monica, CA): Lesley McKenzie (@lesleymckenzie) is the new Deputy Editor @ccalistyle.

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MEDIA News: Media Moves at: The Boston Globe, Roll Call, Biz New Orleans and More…

http://prnbloggers.files.wordpress.com/2012/07/agility-logo.png?w=127&h=125&h=125PR 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.

The Boston Globe (Boston, MA): Globe veteran Peter Canellos steps down from his duties as Editorial Page Editor. Canellos has been with the Globe since 1988 holding several positions and covering two presidential elections. In the interim, Ellen Clegg (@ellenclegg) will take over the role until a replacement is found. Clegg is the Executive Director of Communications and also a Globe veteran.

Double Shot – The Boston Globe (Boston, MA): White House/Political scribe Matt Viser (@mviser) is the curator of this new blog (http://www.bostonglobe.com/lifestyle/specials/coffee) on coffee and politics @BostonGlobe.

Roll Call (Washington, DC): Gillian Roberts (@gkroberts) is the new Breaking News Editor @rollcall. In addition, Rachel Oswald is the new National Security Reporter. Todd Ruger (@ToddRuger) tackles the Legal Affairs Reporter role. Jennifer Koons (@jenkoons) is the Deputy Policy Editor. And Bridget Bowman (@bridgetbhc) covers the campus beat. Connor O’Brien (@connorobrienNH) is the new Defense Policy Reporter. And Jamisha Ford (@JamishaFord) is now the Special Projects Editor.

Biz New Orleans (Metairie, LA): This new business publication (@BizNewOrleans)(http://www.bizneworleans.com) covering the New Orleans Business community is beginning in October. Errol Laborde will serve as the Editor-in-Chief and Kimberley Singletary as the Managing Editor.

Time Magazine (New York, NY): Jack Linshi (@jacklinshi) has joined the magazine as a Reporter.

Los Angeles Times – New York Bureau (New York, NY): Dean Starkman (@deanstarkman) joins as a Reporter covering Wall Street.

Good Morning America (New York, NY): Former Heisman Trophy winner and NFL quarterback, Tim Tebow (@TimTebow) has joined @GMA as a Contributor. Each week his #MotivateMeMonday segment aims to inspire viewers with stories of perseverance and triumph.

The Today Show (New York, NY): Jenna Wolfe (@JennaWolfe) becomes a Fitness and Lifestyle Correspondent @TODAYshow on NBC. In addition, Sheinelle Jones (@SheinelleJones) joins the show as a Weekend Anchor.

Modern Farmer (Hudson, NY): Cara Parks (@caraparks) was named Executive Editor @ModFarm.

Richmond Magazine (Richmond, VA): Stephanie Breijo (@breijOR_THEY) is the new Food Editor @richmondmag.
Arthur Frommer’s Budget Travel Magazine (New York, NY): Jamie Beckman is the new Senior Editor @BudgetTravel.
Defense One (Washington, DC): Marcus Weisgerber (@MarcusReports) and Gordon Lubold (@GLubold) are two new Reporters @DefenseOne.
The Seattle Times (Seattle, WA): San Francisco Business Times Reporter Blanca Torres (@BlancaWrites) returns to Seattle to become an Editorial Writer @SeattleTimes.
VentureBeat (@VentureBeat): Jennifer Tsao (@GeneralTsao) is the new Managing Editor at the outlet.
The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Census Reporter Carol Morello (@CMorelloWP) switches beats to become a Diplomatic Correspondent.

The Fix – The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Nia-Malika Henderson (@NiaWaPo) will be writing @theFix, the primary politics blog @WashingtonPost.

Yahoo! (@Yahoo): Kerry Diamond is the new Editor-in-Chief for @YahooFood. Kristen Baldwin (@KristenGBaldwin) will be the new Editor-in-Chief for @YahooTV.

Chicago Tribune (Chicago, IL): Tony Briscoe (@_TonyBriscoe) has joined @chicagotribune as a Reporter.
Associated Press – Trenton Bureau (Trenton, NJ): Former National Journal scribe Michael Catalini (@mikecatalini) is joining @ap as a Statehouse Reporter.
The Star-Ledger (Newark, NJ): After 19 years @starledger, Soccer Columnist Frank Giase (@FrankGiase) is moving on.
The Oregonian (Portland, OR): Investigative Reporter Les Zaitz (@LesZaitz) has been promoted to Investigative Editor @Oregonian.
All You (New York, NY): Tracy Everding joins @allyou as Creative Director.
Dr. Oz The Good Life (New York, NY): Lisa Bain (@lisabain32) joins @DrOzTheGoodLife as Executive Editor.
GQ Magazine (New York, NY): Former Jezebel writer Lindy West (@thelindywest) joins the team as a Culture Writer. She began September 18th.

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MEDIA News: Media Moves at: New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Politico Pro and MORE…,

http://prnbloggers.files.wordpress.com/2012/07/agility-logo.png?w=127&h=125&h=125PR 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.

The New York Times (New York, NY): Corner Office Columnist Adam Bryant (@nytcorneroffice) has been named Deputy Science Editor @NYTimes. He will fulfill both roles.

Politico Pro (Arlington, VA): Kate Tummarello (@ktummarello) joins on as a Technology Reporter. The new Transportation Reporter is Heather Caygle (@heatherscope). Former Environment & Energy Reporter Elana Schor (@eschor) joins the team as an Oil & Gas Reporter. Timothy Noah (@TimothyNoah1) is the new Labor & Policy Editor and Brian Mahoney (@BrianLaw360) joins as a Labor & Policy Reporter. And Cogan Schneier (@CoganSchneier) and Emily Kopp (@emilyakopp) are now Web Producers @POLITICOPro.

The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Investigative Reporter David Fallis (@DavidSFallis) is now the Deputy Investigations Editor @washingtonpost. And Isabelle Khurshudyan (@Isabelle Khurshudyan) is a new High School Sports Reporter.

Chicago Tribune (Chicago, IL): Wes Venteicher (@wesventeicher) has been promoted to the investigations team as a Reporter @chicagotribune, covering healthcare and the Affordable Care Act. He most recently served as Reporter @TribLocal.

Time (New York, NY): Mandy Oaklander (@mandyoaklander) has been added to the Health team @TIME as a Writer and Editor.
Fast Company (New York, NY): Erica Boeke (@ejboeke) was named Associate Publisher @FastCompany. In addition, Reyhan Harmanci (@Harmancipants) is the new Senior Editor.
Houston Business Journal (Houston, TX): Suzanne Edwards (@HBJsuzanne) joined @HOUBizJournal as a Money & Law Reporter.

TWICE Magazine (New York, NY): John Laposky (@johnlaposky) is named Editor-in-Chief @TWICEonline. He was Managing Editor there.

The Buffalo News (Buffalo, NY): Vic Carucci (@viccarucci) joins the sports team as a Football Reporter @TheBuffaloNews.
Meet The Press (New York, NY): Joe Scarborough (@JoeNBC) joins @meetthepress as a Senior Political Analyst and Contributor.
Buzzfeed (http://www.buzzfeed.com): Tom Gara (@TomGara) will be the new Deputy Business Editor @Buzzfeed.
People StyleWatch (New York, NY): Sarah Taylor joins @StyleWatchMag as Deputy Editor.
Promenade Magazine (New York, NY): Jason Kontos joins the team @PromenadeMag as Editorial Director. He will continue his role as Editor-in-Chief at New York Spaces (@nyspacesmag).
Trending NY (New York, NY): Hearst releases @TrendingNY, a free publication focusing on fashion, culture and beauty. Emily Cronin (@emrocro) will serve as Editor.

Maxim (New York, NY): Kate Lanphear (@katelanphear) joins @MaximMag as Editor-in-Chief.

The Indianapolis Star (Indianapolis, IN): Lifestyle Features Reporter T.J. Banes (@TJBanes) has retired @indystar. Higher Education Reporter Eric Weddle (@ericweddle) and Health/Government/Education Reporter Barb Berggoetz (@barbberg) have moved on.

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MEDIA News: Media Moves at: The Washington Post, USA Today, Albuquerque Journal and More…

http://prnbloggers.files.wordpress.com/2012/07/agility-logo.png?w=127&h=125&h=125PR 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.

The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Frederick J. Ryan is the new Publisher taking over for Katherine Weymouth who has left. And Sports Reporter Chuck Culpepper (@ChuckCulpepper1) is the new National Football Reporter @washingtonpost.

USA Today (McLean, VA): There were a number of changes at USA Today, the following Editors and Reporters have moved on: Pop Music Critic Edna Gunderson; Film Critic Scott Bowles; Health & Fitness Reporter Michelle Healy; Behavior & Relationships Reporter Sharon Jayson; Book Reviewer Bob Minzesheimer; “Pop Candy” Blogger/Reporter Whitney Matheson; Reporter Korina Lopez; Assignment Editor Chris Cubbison; Managing Editor/Money Jim Henderson; Science/Health Editor Dennis Kelly; Sports Assignment Editor Deborah Barrington; Assistant Managing Editor/Sports Scott Zucker; Assignment Editor Glenn O’Neal and Travel Editor Victoria Stoddart.

Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM): Beginning September 15th there will be a few changes @ABQJournal. Assistant Business Editor Nick Pappas (@nickpapp) is moving to Metro Editor, while current Metro Editor Charlie Moore (@CharlieMoore) will be Business Editor. Current Business Editor Mike Murphy will now serve as Assistant Metro Editor. And Ellen Marks, currently Deputy Metro Editor, will be Assistant Business Editor.

Crux (Boston, MA): Boston Globe Media Partners debut’s a new website called @Crux (http://www.cruxnow.com). Crux will cover the Roman Catholic Church, the Vatican, and all things related to Catholicism. Boston.com’s editor and veteran of The Boston Globe, Teresa M. Hanafin (@BostonTeresa), has become the Editor of the new website.

The View (New York, NY): Brian Balthazar (@BrianBalthazar) joins @theviewtv on ABC as Co-Executive Producer.

Bloomberg Pursuits (New York, NY): Stephen Pulvirent (@SJPulvirent) joined @BloombergPrsuts as an Associate Editor.

The New York Times Magazine (New York, NY): Emily Bazelon (@emilybazelon)  joins @NYTmag as a Staff Writer.  She will continue to write for @SlateGabfest.

New York Magazine (New York, NY): Ashley Weatherford (@sincerelyash) is now Associate Beauty Editor @TheCut.

Marie Claire (New York, NY): Brittany Kozerski (@brittanygk) is promoted from Associate Fashion Market Editor to Fashion Market Editor @marieclaire. Also, Callie O’Neill joins the magazine as a Fashion Writer and Catherine Newell-Hanson is named Fashion Editor-at-Large.

Bloomberg LP (New York, NY): Despite denying a return during his final days in office, it was announced last week, that Michael Bloomberg (@MikeBloomberg) will in fact return to run the show @Bloomberg.

AnandTech (@AnandTech): Ryan Smith (@RyanSmithAT) is the new Editor-in-Chief of @AnandTech, replacing Anand Shimpi, who is retiring.

Morning Consult (http://themorningconsult.com): Marissa Evans is the new Health Editor, replacing Jonathan Easley who is now the Technology Editor.

She Knows (@SheKnows): Irina Gonzalez (@MsIrinaGonzalez) is the new Food Editor.

Yahoo! (@Yahoo): Sarah Cristobal (@Cristobalita_) is the new Style Editor @Yahoo.

Meet The Press (New York, NY): Luke Russert (@LukeRussert) is set to join new host Chuck Todd as a regular Panelist @meetthepress in the next few weeks.

ABC News (New York, NY): Tom Laimas (@TomLlamasTV) is set to join (@ABC) as a Correspondent and Anchor from WNBC-TV, beginning in mid-September.

NFL Network (Culver City, CA): Sports Reporter Colleen Wolfe (@ColWolfe) leaves Philadelphia’s WTXF-TV to work as a Reporter @nflnetwork.

Las Vegas Business Press (Las Vegas, NV): Norman Bell recently took over as the new Editor of this Business publication (http://www.reviewjournal.com/business/business-press) produced by the Las Vegas Review-Journal (@reviewjournal).

Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN): Former Denver Post Business Reporter Kristen Painter (@KristenPainter) is the new Growth & Development Reporter @StarTribune.

Entrepreneur.com (http://www.entrepreneur.com): Promotions @ENTMagazine include, Linda Lacina (@lindalacina) to Special Projects Editor, Nina Zipkin (@ninazipkin) to Staff Reporter and Carly Okyle (@carlyokyle) takes over as Editorial Assistant.

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MEDIA News: Media Moves at: Travel & Leisure, New York Magazine, NH1 News and More…

http://prnbloggers.files.wordpress.com/2012/07/agility-logo.png?w=127&h=125&h=125PR 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.

NH1 News (Concord, NH): Veteran Reporter Kevin Landrigan (@Klandrigan) will join the staff of this brand new channel that will cover New Hampshire news (@NH1News)(http://www.nh1.com) in mid-September. Also joining the NH1 news team in the near future is Anchor/Reporter Paul Mueller. Mueller comes from Bay News 9 in Tampa, Florida.

Travel + Leisure (New York, NY): Nathan Lump (@nathanlump) joins @TravlandLeisure as Editor.

Women’s Health (New York, NY): Amy Keller Laird (@amykellerlaird) will act as the interim Editor-in-Chief @WomensHealthMag for the foreseeable future.

New York Magazine (New York): Ben Williams (@bendwilliams) has been promoted to Digital Editor @NYMag.

The Washington Examiner (Washington, DC): Senior Editor Philip Klein (@philipaklein) was promoted to new Commentary Editor @dcexaminer.

Associated Press – Las Vegas Bureau (Las Vegas, NV): Kimberly Pierceall (@pierceall) is set to join @AP as a Gambling/Tourism Reporter from the Orange County Register beginning Sept. 22nd.

Chicago Magazine (Chicago, IL): Executive Digital Editor Jennifer Tanaka (@JenniferTanaka) is leaving the lifestyle magazine (@ChicagoMag) to join Northwestern University, as Director of Digital Communications. Digital Designer/Developer Luke Seemann (@bikesarefun) has been promoted to succeed Tanaka as Managing Editor, Digital. Web Editor Harry Sawyers has left and Senior Editor Emmet Sullivan (@emmetds) will replace him.

Los Angeles Daily News (Woodland Hills, CA): David Montero (@DaveMontero) joins @ladailynews as a local news Reporter. Montero was previously with @OCRegister.

Men’s Journal (New York, NY): Former Runner’s World Gear Editor Jeff Dengate (@dengaterade) is the new Senior Editor reviewing the latest gear. And Jason Diamond (@imjasondiamond) has become an Associate Editor @MensJournal. He will focus on web content.

Saveur Magazine (New York, NY): Former Fodor’s Travel Web Editor Erica Duecy (@ericaduecy) joins @SAVEURMAG as Digital Director.

Nylon Magazine (New York, NY): Busra Erkara (@Busra_Erkara) becomes Senior Editor of Pop Culture and Style Features @NylonMag. In addition, Mickey Stanley becomes Senior Editor overseeing Features on Culture and Style and Patty Martinez Adams (@pattyadams) is made Editor-at-Large. She will help with contributing features articles and celebrity covers.

CBS Newspath (New York, NY): Megan Alexander (@MeganAlexander1) joins @cbsnewspath as a Special Correspondent covering Thursday Night Football. She will also remain at Inside Edition.

ProPublica (New York, NY): Robert Faturechi (@RobertFaturechi) joins @ProPublica as a Campaign Finance Reporter.

Sporting News (Charlotte, NC): Former WOLO-TV Sports Anchor/Reporter Sara Jane Harris (@SaraJaneHarris) is now a Digital Host here (@SportingNews).

The Tennessean (Nashville, TN): Executive Editor Maria De Varenne has been promoted to News Director @Tennessean.

Bloomberg News (New York, NY): Cynthia Koons (@CynthiaLKoons) is the new Healthcare Reporter @BloombergNews.

The Huffington Post (New York, NY): Ben Walsh (@BenDWalsh) is a new Business Reporter @HuffingtonPost.

Frontiers Magazine (Los Angeles, CA): Drew Droege (@drewdroege) is set to join @frontiersmag as a Contributing Editor.

Eater (@EaterNY) (http://eater.com): Greg Morabito (@GregMorabito) has been named Engagement Editor. Morabito has been with Eater since 2011. In other news, Devra Ferst (@devraferst) has joined the online news site as an Associate Editor.  Previous, Ferst was a Contributor at Grub Street.

Harper’s Bazaar (New York, NY): Alexandra Tunell (@alexandratunell) has joined @harpersbazaarus as an Online Beauty Editor.

The Oregonian (Portland, OR): Keith Sharon (@KeithSharonOC) tackles the Sports Editor spot @Oregonian.

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MEDIA News: Media Moves at: U.S. News & World Report, The Washington Post, NBC News and More…

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U.S. News & World Report (Washington, D.C.): Managing Editor Kim Castro (@kimacastro) is now the Executive Editor/Consumer News @usnews.

San Antonio Business Journal (San Antonio, TX): Tony Quesada  has been announced as the Editor-in-Chief @SABizJournal.

Houston Chronicle (Houston, TX): Virginian-Pilot Managing Editor Maria Carrillo (@havana58) is headed to Houston to become Senior Editor @HoustonChron.

The New York Times (New York, NY): Former Pasadena Magazine Editor Maria Russo (@Maria_C_Russo) is now the Children’s Books Editor @nytimes. And Alex MacCallum (@alexmaccallum) was promoted to Assistant Managing Editor of Audience Development.

CBS News – Washington Bureau (Washington, DC): Trish Turner (@caphilltrish) is the new “CBS This Morning” D.C. Producer.

The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Economics Policy Reporter Jim Tankersley (@jimtankersley) is the Editor of the new online section “Storyline” (http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/storyline)(@TheStoryline) covering people, policy and data. And Philadelphia Inquirer Columnist Karen Heller (@kheller) signs on as a Features Writer.

NBC News (New York, NY): Chuck Todd (@chucktodd) has been named the new Host of @meetthepress. He replaces David Gregory who had been with the program since December 2008. Todd’s first show as host will air on September 7th.

Bloomberg News (New York, NY): Josh Tyrangiel (@Tyrangiel) was named Lead Editor for consumer products @BloombergNews.

Bloomberg View (New York, NY): Katie Benner (@ktbenner) will join @BV as a Tech Columnist in September.

ABC News (New York, NY): Ann Compton (@AnnCompton), a 41-year veteran @ABC, has announced she will retire September 10.

WIPR-TV (Puerto Rico): Miguel Rosa (@Miguelrosatv) has been promoted to General Manager for WIPM-TV/WIPR-TV in Puerto Rico.

Telemundo Network (Hialeah, FL): Norberto Hernandez has joined Telemundo’s (@Telemundo), “Un Nuevo Dia” (@UnNuevoDia) as a Correspondent.

Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, CA): Scout Media’s Lindsey Thiry (@LindseyThiry) joins @LATimes as a Reporter covering USC football.

Tonawanda News (Tonawanda, NY): Chris Voccio is now the Publisher of @tonanews and The Niagara Gazette @NiagaraGazette.

Ithaca Journal (Ithaca, NY): Thomas Claybaugh is now the Publisher of @ithacajournal, The Press & Sun-Bulletin (@pressconnects) and @stargazette.

WSJ Speakeasy Blog (New York, NY): Reporter Barbara Chai (@barbarachai) has become the Managing Editor @WSJSpeakeasy.

HGTV Magazine (New York, NY): Leslie Corona becomes Editorial Assistant @HGTVMag.

Buzzfeed (@Buzzfeed): The new Associate Celebrity Editor is Kristin Harris (@KristinHarris).

Yahoo! (@Yahoo): Michele Promaulayko (@MichProm) will begin as the new Editor-in-Chief @YahooHealth on August 25th.

The Fader (@TheFader): Deidre Dyer (@Yung_Oprah_) has been promoted to Style Editor.

The Kansas City Star (Kansas City, MO): Steve Paul (@sbpaul) has been named Editorial Page Editor @KCStar, replacing the recently retired Miriam Pepper.

Science Magazine (Washington, D.C.): Book Review Editor Sherman Suter is retiring from @ScienceMagazine.

Pocono Record (Stroudsburg, PA): Tom Deschriver (@PoconoTD) is the new Executive Editor @PoconoRecord. Tom replaces Christopher Mele (@MeleChristopher) who is now a Metro Editor for The New York Times. And Brad Bailey takes on the Associate Publisher role.

Casper Star-Tribune (Casper, WY): Brendan Meyer (@Brendan_Meyer13) will join (@CSTribune) as Features Reporter.

Telegram & Gazette (Worcester, MA): James Normandin (@J_F_Normandin) was named the Publisher at (@telegramdotcom) and begins on September 2nd .

The Telegraph Herald (Dubuque, IA): Steve Fisher (@sedwardfisher) is now the new Publisher @TelegraphHerald. Fisher will replace James Normandin.

Brownwood Bulletin (Brownwood, TX): Russ Goodall is now the Managing Editor @Bwdbulletin.

Glen Rose Reporter (Glen Rose, TX): Brent Addleman (@GRR_Editor) has been named Managing Editor @GlenRoseNews.

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MEDIA News: Media Moves at: Los Angeles Times, American Banker, AP and More…

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Associated Press (New York, NY): Bureau Chief William Kole (@billkole)(bkole@ap.org) takes over the New England News Editor role @ap. And Former AP New England Editor Cara Rubinsky (@crubinsky) moves to Chicago to become the Assistant Central Region Editor. Lindsay Whitehurst (@lwhitehurst) is a new Reporter at the Salt Lake bureau. And Mesfin Fekadu (@MusicMesfin) is the new Music Reporter. Chicago Bureau Deputy Editor Tom Berman (@tombermanap) has been named Central Region Editor.

Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, CA): Austin Beutner has been named Publisher/CEO of @LATimes succeeding Eddy Hartenstein. Melody Petersen (@MelodyPetersen) departs from the Orange County Register to join the paper as a Reporter covering aerospace and Sports Reporter Mike James has announced his plans to retire after 27 years with the paper.

American Banker Magazine (New York, NY): Marc Hochstein (@MarcHochstein) is the new Editor-in-Chief @AmerBanker.

Bloomberg News (New York, NY): The Street’s Joseph Deaux (@JoeDeaux) heads over to @BloombergNews as a Commodities Reporter.

Entertainment Weekly (New York, NY): Natalie Abrams (@NatalieAbrams) has left TV Guide to become a Senior Writer @EW. And Chris Lee (@_ChrisLee) is the new Writer-at-Large.

Details (New York, NY): Drew Schutte (@werd) joins @DETAILS as Publisher.

Marie Claire (New York, NY): Fashion Features Editor Jessica Minkoff (@JLMinkoff)  has been promoted to Senior Market Editor @marieclaire.

Forbes (New York, NY): Frank Bi (@FrankieBi) has joined @Forbes as a Data Journalist.

Allure Magazine (New York, NY): Lauren Caruso (@laurencaruso_) has been named Senior Web Editor @Allure_magazine.

Food Network Magazine (New York, NY): Sarah Bruning (@sarahbruning) is made Senior Features Editor @FoodNetwork.

Cosmopolitan (New York, NY): More Magazine Associate Beauty Editor Deanna Pai (@deannapai) becomes Senior Associate Beauty Editor @Cosmopolitan.

New York Magazine (New York, NY): Jennifer Vineyard became a Senior Editor @NYMag.

The Intercept (firstlook.org/theintercept/): Cora Currier (@CoraCurrier) is now a Reporter at @The_Intercept. Ryan Tate (@RyanTate) has been hired as a Deputy Editor and Margot Williams (@MargotWilliams) is a new Research Editor at the outlet.

Re/Code (recode.net): Edmund Lee (@EdmundLee) will be joining @Recode as its new Managing Editor starting in September. Managing Editor Kenneth Li (@kenli729) was promoted to Editor-in-Chief.

Vox (@VoxDotCom) (sarah@vox.com): Julia Belluz (@JuliaOfToronto) is the new Health Reporter.

PBS Newshour (Arlington, VA): Sara Just (@sarajust) is the new Executive Producer @NewsHour.

CNN – New York Bureau (New York, NY): Alexandra Field (@AFieldCNN) has been promoted from Freelancer to Correspondent @cnn.

The Washington Post (Washington, DC): Former Boston.com Sports Editor Glenn Yoder (@glennyoder) joins the Post as a Night Sports Editor/Producer.

FOX News Channel – Washington Bureau (Washington, DC): Cherie Grzech has been promoted to Senior Director of Politics.

The Jersey Journal (Secaucus, NJ): Deputy Managing Editor Ron Zeitlinger was promoted to Managing Editor @jerseyjournal. This follows on the heels of Editor Margaret Schmidt’s promotion form Managing Editor to Editor.

The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR): Michelle Maxwell (@MichelleAtTheRG) is the new Features Editor @registerguard.

The Luverne Journal (Luverne, AL): Mona Moore (mona.moore@luvernejournal.com) has been announced as Editor.

Tuscaloosa News (Tuscaloosa, AL): Former Bucyrus Telegraph-Forum Reporter Joey Chandler (@TFJoeyChandler) has joined @tuscaloosanews as a Prep Sports Writer.

The Paris News (Paris, TX): Maddie Kuhn (@maddiekuhn1) has been promoted to Sports Editor @TheParisNews.

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (Lubbock, TX): Phil Terrigno (@philterrigno) has been named High School Sports Editor @lubbockonline.

Douglas County Sentinel (Douglasville, GA): Reporter Ron Daniel has been promoted to Managing Editor here (@douglassentinel). He replaces Mitch Sneed, who is now Editor at the Alexander City Outlook (@alexcityoutlook) in Ala.

The Island Packet/Beaufort Gazette (Hilton Head, SC): Executive Editor Fitz McAden has retired after 42 years as a journalist. His resume includes stops in Miami and Columbia as well as these two Lowcountry newspapers.

Fox Sports Midwest (St. Louis, MO): Luke Thompson has been hired at Fox Sports Midwest to cover St. Louis sports. He was previously with The Leaf Chronicle in Clarksville, TN.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (St. Louis, MO): Stu Durando (@studurando) is switching roles at the paper (@stltoday), from covering Illinois basketball to now handling the St. Louis University beat.

The News Tribune (Tacoma, WA): Gregg Bell (@gbellseattle) has joined the paper (@thenewstribune) as a Sports Reporter, covering the Seattle Seahawks.

The Tribune-Democrat (Johnstown, PA): Outdoors/Sports Reporter Joe Gorden is putting down the keyboard after more than 40 years @tribunedemocrat and retiring.

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