Career Beat: WJLA gets new general manager

Good morning! Here are some career updates from the journalism community:

    • Edward Menicheschi is now president of Condé Nast Media Group. He was publisher of Vanity Fair. (Poynter)
    • Kim HeneghanKim Castro was named executive editor of consumer advice at U.S. News. Previously, she was managing editor for money and health there. (U.S. News)
    • Dan Mellon will be general manager of WJLA in Washington D.C. Previously, he was a group manager for Sinclair’s stations. Tony D’Angelo will be general manager of WSYX in Columbus, Ohio. (Sinclair Broadcast Group)
    • J.C. Lowe will be general manager of WEAR and WFGX in Pensacola, Florida. Previously, he was Sinclair’s general manager in Birmingham. (Sinclair Broadcast Group)
    • Deep Nishar, senior vice president of products and user experience at LinkedIn, is leaving the company. (LinkedIn)
    • Jessi Hempel is a senior writer at Wired. Previously, she was a writer for Fortune. (Jessi Hempel)

Job of the day: The National Journal is looking for an editor for its Next America project. Get your résumés in! (Journalism Jobs)

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