Hearst names Michael Palmer chief information security officer 8/19/19

Hearst has announced that Michael Palmer has been named chief information security officer. The announcement was made by President and CEO Steven R. Swartz and Chief Operating Officer Mark Aldam. Palmer will report to Chief Information Officer Mahendra Durai.


Cox Enterprises announces VP, GM at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution 8/19/19

Cox Enterprises has announced that Bala Sundaramoorthy has been promoted to vice president and general manager of The Atlanta (Ga.) Journal-Constitution. In this role, he will serve as the leader for product and technology and oversee customer service, operational strategy, content print and digital operations.


Joplin Globe Editor Carol Stark dies after battle with cancer 8/19/19

CNHI News Oklahoma

Carol Stark, editor of The Joplin (Mo.) Globe, who died last Wednesday at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis after a long battle with cancer, was remembered by friends and co-workers for her professionalism, warmth and humor.


GM/ad directors named at four Kentucky newspapers 8/19/19

General manager/advertising directors have been appointed to CNHI newspapers in four Kentucky communities, effective immediately.


Daily Light welcomes Rebecca Jones as new managing editor 8/19/19

The Midlothian Mirror and Waxahachie Daily Light have named Rebecca Jones as the new managing editor, an extension of her current role as creative director for Waxahachie Media Group.


Distelhorst named publisher of The Fayetteville Observer 8/19/19

Mike Distelhorst has been named publisher of The Fayetteville Observer as part of a consolidation effort by GateHouse Media, which owns the newspaper.


Christie Swanson named editor of Norman Transcript 8/12/19

By Transcript staff

Christie Swanson, a newspaper veteran with more than a quarter century of journalism experience, is the new editor of The Norman (Okla.) Transcript.


AP hires Alison Kodjak as Washington investigations editor 8/12/19

Alison Fitzgerald Kodjak, an award-winning reporter and editor, will join The Associated Press as its Washington investigations editor.


AP names James Jordan as deputy news director for Europe 8/12/19

The Associated Press has named a senior news leader who has led coverage across Europe and around the world as its deputy director for newsgathering in Europe.

James Jordan, currently an executive producer for global video at AP, will start his new role in September. His appointment was announced by Anna Johnson, AP's Europe-Africa news director.


Kim Fowler assumes position of GM at Ames Tribune 8/12/19

By Tribune staff

Kim Fowler recently joined the Ames (Iowa) Tribune as its general manager, bringing with her 27 years of experience working for leading media companies.