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Jason Piscia has been promoted to the position of digital managing editor for The State Journal-Register in Springfield, Ill.
Timothy P. Knight, who has held leadership positions at Tribune Company, Newsday and most recently the Chicago Sun Times, has been named president of the Northeast Ohio Media Group (NEOMG).
Randy C. Mitchell has joined KPC Media Group in northeast Indiana as CEO.
Gordon Borrell was elected chairman of the Local Media Association's board of directors. He succeeds Cliff Richner, publisher of Richner Communications, whose one-year term ended September 30.
Brian Garnock Announced as Newsday Media Group's New Senior Vice President of Revenue Managment and Strategy
Newsday Media Group (NMG) today announced that Brian Garnock will be joining the company as senior vice president, revenue management and strategy.
Mi-Ai Parrish has been named president and publisher of The Arizona Republic and azcentral.com.
Liz Heron, a veteran journalist and social media editor, has joined The Huffington Post as its new executive editor.
Atex announces the appointment of Jesper Persen as President of Atex North America, Alex Podstata as Sales Director for Central Europe and Johan Gustafsson as Atex Sales Director for the Nordic Countries.
Annie Granatstein will join the Washington Post to head up WP BrandStudio.
John (Chip) Hutcheson III, publisher of The Times Leader in and The Eagle Post in Kentucky, will begin a 12-month term during NNA’s convention Oct. 1-3 in St. Charles, Missouri.
John Myers, one of the most renowned journalists on California politics, is joining the Los Angeles Times as Sacramento bureau chief.
Allison Shepherd has been named publisher of the LaRue County (Ky.) Herald News.
Mark Barna is now editor of Action Reporter Media in Fond du Lac, Wis.