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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.
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.
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.
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).
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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