By: E&P Staff
Rebecca Salner has been named assistant managing editor of business news sections for the Mercury News of San Jose, Calif., the paper announced today.
Salner was previously assistant managing editor for investigative projects at the News, a position she held for three years.
In all, Salner has spent twenty-five years at the Mercury News, beginning her career as a reporter in 1982. She has covered courts, government, politics, and general assignments for the paper.
As assistant managing editor, Salner oversaw the national and foreign desks, the business news sections and the sports section. She also held posts as a food editor, an assistant managing editor for business, city editor, and the Silicon Valley life editor.