Media Moves: Who’s Coming and Going the Week of May 1
May 3, 2016
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Indiewire (New York, NY): Kate Erbland (@katerbland) has been promoted to Film Editor at @Indiewire. She was previously a Managing Editor for the site. Graham Winfrey (@GrahamWinfrey) also makes the shift as a Film Reporter. He was previously a Staff Writer at Inc. David Ehrlich (@davidehrlich) joins as a Senior Film Critic. He was previously a Contributor forRolling Stone.
CoVa BIZ (Virginia Beach, VA): CoVa BIZ is the brand new business magazine that is starting up in June with Angela Blue as the Editor at @CoVaBIZ. It will cover business in and around the Virginia coast line.
KOB-TV (Albuquerque, NM): Long-time Reporter Stuart Dyson has retired from the NBC affiliate (@KOB4). He had been with the station since 1982.
KDVR-TV (Denver, CO): Joe St. George (@JoeStGeorge) has joined the FOX affiliate (@KDVR) as a Reporter. He makes the move from WTVR-TV in Richmond, VA.
KWCH-TV (Wichita, KS): Anchor Cindy Klose has announced that she is retiring from the CBS affiliate (@kwch12) at the end of May. She has been with the station since 1991.
KAKE-TV (Wichita, KS): Anchor Susan Peters has decided to leave the ABC affiliate (@KAKEnews) to focus her efforts with “Susan’s Kids,” an ongoing series that features Kansas children eligible for adoption.
WKRC-TV (Cincinnati, OH): We are sad to report that @local12 Chief Meteorologist Tim Hedrick has passed away.
KLUC-FM (Las Vegas, NV): After 17 years veteran Air Personality JB King (@JB985KLUC0) has been elevated from Afternoon Host to Operations Manager. John Moug (@johnMOUG) has been appointed Afternoon Host at @985KLUC.
KPCC-FM (Pasadena, CA): Our condolences to the colleagues and family of long-time at @kpcc Host Steve Julian who died of brain cancer. Julian was 57.
KQFC-FM (Boise, ID): Rick Daniels has joined the country music station (@nashfm979) as an Evening Host. He was most recently Production Manager at WSCH-FM in Lawrenceburg, IN.
KFAB-AM (Omaha, NE): Jim Rose (@jimrosehuskers) has been named Program Director for the news talk station (@kfabnews). He will also remain in his current role as Morning Host.
Author Kevin Frey is a member of PR Newswire’s audience research team. In his senior audience researcher role, he keeps an eye on the latest media moves and news throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.