New York Times Announces Leadership Changes
Posted: 7/19/2013  |  By: Joe Pompeo | Capital New York

The goal of the shakeup, according to Abramson, was "to find the best digital talent in the newsroom and appoint people to very senior editing roles that report directly to Dean [Baquet, her managing editor] and me."

Perhaps the most monumental is that Sam Sifton will leave his job as national editor, and will now become the newspaper's "Snowfaller in Chief."