By: E&P Staff
Bob Gabordi has been named the new executive editor of The Tallahassee (Fla.) Democrat.
Gabordi, 49, previously served as executive editor of the Asheville (N.C.) Citizen-Times, a position he held for four years. He also served as executive editor of The Herald Dispatch in Huntington, W.Va., and worked as a reporter and editor for Gannett News Service.
He replaces Mizell Stewart III, who left the newspaper earlier this month when Gannett Co. purchased it from Knight Ridder Inc.