Media Moves: Who’s Coming and Going the Week of June 26th
June 28, 2016
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Bloomberg Markets (New York, NY): Sid Verma, Finance Journalist, has been hired at @markets where he will cover markets. He also serves as an Associate Editor at Euromoney Institutional Investor where he covers market finance.
Newsday (Melville, NY): Martin Gottlieb (@MartinSgottlieb) has announced he is coming out of retirement and taking on the role of Assistant Managing Editor at @Newsday. He was previously Editor-in-Chief of The Record.
New York Post (New York, NY): Daniel Halper (@danielhalper) has been named Washington Bureau Chief at @nypost. He was previously Online Editor at The Weekly Standard.
Vice (New York, NY): Jay Caspian Kang (@jaycaspiankang) is now a Civil Rights Correspondent at @vice. He was previously a Contributor at Grantland. Fatima Bhojani (@bhojanio) joins as the new Associate Producer. She was formerly an Editorial Fellow at Mother Jones. Arielle Duhaime-Ross (@arielledross) joins as a Climate and Environment Correspondent. She was formerly a Science Reporter at The Verge. Axel Gerdau (@axelgerdau) makes the shift to Producer. He was formerly a Video Journalist and Producer at The New York Times.
CNNTech (New York, NY): The new CNNTech (@cnntech) team has added two Reporters. Seth Fiegerman (@sfiegerman), previously of Mashable, will cover big tech. Matt McFarland (@mattmcfarland), based in the DC bureau, will cover innovations. He was previously with The Washington Post.
CNN en Espanol(Atlanta, GA): Camilo Egana is the new Anchor at @CNNEE. Egana is replacing Ismael Cala, who is moving on. And Rafael Romo joins CNN to host “Mirador Mundial” taking over for Guillermo Arduino, who is now the Host of “Encuentro”.
WCVB-TV (Needham, MA): Beginning on July 11th, Diane Chow (@ABC7Diane) will join @WCVB as a General Assignment Reporter. Most recently, Chow was a Reporter for WJLA in Washington, D.C. Also joining in July is Reporter David Bienick.
WXYY-FM (Savannah, GA): Midday DJ Mia Amini has been promoted to Assistant Program Director at @Y100savannah. KKHH-FM(Houston, TX): Rich Pangilinan joins the station (@HOT957) as Music Director/Assistant Program Director. Also, Evening DJ CoCo Dominguez moves to afternoons.
WFPL-FM (Louisville, KY): Former Kaiser Health News Reporter Lisa Gillespie (@LVGillespie) has been named Health and Innovation Reporter at @wfplnews.
KQMT-FM(Denver, CO): Dan Hardee (@danhardee) is joining the classic rock station (@995themountain) as an Afternoon Host. He has recently been with cross-town station KYGO-FM. Hardee is replacing long-time host Dan Mitchell, who recently announced his retirement.