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Abilene Reporter-News – Abilene, TX
The Reporter-News in Abilene, Texas, is looking for an education reporter to join its staff. We need a… than 10) and a brief bio to Editor Barton Cromeens at…
Media General, Inc. – Mechanicsville, VA
Full time reporter with report to the editor of Powhatan Today. Based in the Powhatan office. Required to… to directions from editor on deadline, assist in…
Universal Studios – West Hartford, CT
NBC Connecticut WVIT is looking for someone a Reporter for its daily news programs. The successful… a General Assignment Reporter Experience as a News…
Lee Enterprises – Decatur, IL
Reporter The Herald Review, a Lee Enterprises newspaper in Decatur, Ill., is looking for an ambitious general assignment reporter. We are looking for someone…
Antelope Valley Press – Palmdale, CA
The successful applicant has some daily newspaper experience as a reporter and is equally skilled at crafting good headlines for the copy desk…
FDAnews – Falls Church, VA
FDAnews seeks a highly motivated editor/reporter to report and write daily articles on regulatory issues affecting executives in the pharmaceutical…
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Current TV taps former CNN veteran
David Bohrman has been named president of Current TV , overseeing programming, production, broadcast operations and digital for the channel. He comes from CNN/Cable News Network , where he most recently served as senior vice president and chief innovation officer. Before that, he was the Washington, D.C. bureau chief and senior vice president of news for the network. He had been with CNN since 1998. Current TV can be found on Twitter at @current. For further details, call 415-995-8200.
PBS names programming VPs
PBS/Public Broadcasting Service has named both Beth Hoppe and Donald Thoms to the role of vice president of programming, general audience. In this capacity, Hoppe and Thoms will be responsible for oversight of the present lineup as well as the generation of new primetime programming. Follow PBS on Twitter at @pbs . For additional details, phone 703-739-5000.
New managing editor at Us
Following the departure of managing editor John Kline at Us Weekly magazine, Lisa Broock (@ljbnyc) has been promoted to managing editor. She previously served as senior editor. Us Weekly offers the latest in celebrity and entertainment news and can be found on Twitter at @usweekly. For more information, call 212-484-1616.
GQ fashion veteran Cohen departs
Lisa Cohen , senior editor in fashion at GQ Gentlemen’s Quarterly , leaves the publication on August 9. She worked for the magazine for 28 years and specialized in men’s tailored wear, such as suits, ties and shirts. Follow GQ’s fashion news on Twitter at @GQfashion. For more information, call 212-286-2860.
Daily Beast editor returns to Forbes
Randall Lane (@randalllane) is slated to re-join the staff of Forbes (@Forbes) as editor after Labor Day. He returns to the publication after having most recently served as an editor at large and senior editor for The Daily Beast. During his first stint with the magazine, Lane served in a variety of roles, including reporter, staff writer and Washington bureau chief. He additionally founded P.O.V. magazine and was editor in chief of Trader Monthly. To learn more, call 212-620-2200.
WashPo names domestic policy reporters, expands tech coverage
Brad Plumer (@bradplumer) and Suzy Khimm (@suzykhimm) have been named domestic policy reporters at The Washington Post (@washingtonpost) and bloggers at Ezra Klein, its domestic issues blog. Also at the outlet, Joshua Topolsky (@joshuatopolsky), editor in chief of The Verge, has begun writing a technology column. The column, also titled The Verge, appears Wednesdays online and Thursdays in print and is part of a larger content share agreement between the paper and The Verge website. Call 202-334-6000 for additional details.
Wong leaves biz editor post at Chicago Trib
Lorna Lim Wong has left her position as business editor at the Chicago Tribune . She has previously served as the associate business editor and news editor at the Tribune. No replacement has been named. To learn more, call 312-222-3232.
Rose joins Gizmodo
Brent Rose has joined Gizmodo as a junior reporter covering a variety of technology topics, including consumer electronics, outdoor gear and software. He can be followed on Twitter at @brentrose and Gizmodo at @Gizmodo. For further details, visit www.gizmodo.com.
Writer jumps from ReadWriteWeb to TechCrunch
Sarah Perez has joined the staff of TechCrunch as a writer covering mobile technology and startups. She had previously been a writer for ReadWriteWeb since February 2008 as well as a contributor to now-defunct Microsoft Channel 10 blog. TechCrunch can be followed on Twitter at @TechCrunch and Perez is available at @sarahintampa. For more information, visit www.techcrunch.com.
Finley to land at SiliconAngle.com
Klint Finley will join SiliconAngle.com on Aug. 22 as a senior writer where he will cover software, software development, enterprise and services. Finley is also a blogger at Technoccult and previously wrote for ReadWriteWeb. Finley can be found on Twitter at @klintron. To learn more, visit: http://siliconangle.com.
Fitbie acquires online editor
Mary Squillace has joined Fitbie as an online editor. She had previously been a Web assistant for Time Out New York Kids since March 2010. Fitbie can be found on Twitter at @Fitbie and Squillace is available at @squillace. To learn more, visit http://fitbie.msn.com.
White exits Women’s Health
Managing editor Scott White is no longer with Women’s Health . Prior to being promoted to managing editor at the magazine in May 2010, he served as assistant managing editor since he joined the staff in September 2009. To learn more, call 610-967-5171.
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