Career Beat: The Associated Press gets a music editor

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

  • Mesfin Fekadu has been named music editor for the Associated Press. Formerly, he was a music writer there. (AP)
  • Rich Walsh will be sports anchor at KDKA in Pittsburgh. Formerly, he was a sports reporter at WPXI in Pittsburgh. (TVSpy)
  • Peter Yates will be executive creative director of international branding for Hearst Magazines International. Formerly, he was creative director there. (

Job of the day: KMPH in Fresno is looking for a news producer. Get your résumés in! (Journalism Jobs) Send Ben your job moves:

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    Benjamin Mullin is the managing editor of He previously reported for Poynter as a staff writer, Google Journalism Fellow and Naughton Fellow, covering journalism innovation, business practices and ethics.


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