By: E&P Staff
Brian Tolley has been named executive editor of the Daily World family of publications in Louisiana.
Effective April 19, Tolley becomes top editor for the Daily World in Opelousas, The Daily Advertiser in Lafayette, The Times of Acadiana, and L and Acadiana Moms magazines, as well as their related publications.
Tolley most recently was executive editor of The Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer, where he oversaw a series of digital initiatives, including a networking site connecting the families of military service personnel at nearby Fort Bragg; daily video newscasts; a weekly prep football program online; and specialty sites devoted to crime, youth sports, entertainment, pets and other areas of interest, according to the Daily World.
Previously, Tolley served as assistant managing editor of The State in Columbia, S.C., and as an editor with The Palm Beach (Fla.) Post.