Career Beat: John McKeon is publisher of the Houston Chronicle

December 3, 2015
Category: Uncategorized

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

  • Cameron Barr is now managing editor at The Washington Post. Previously, he was national editor there. (Poynter)
  • John McKeon is now publisher and president of the Houston Chronicle. Previously, he was president and publisher of the San Antonio Express-News. Susan Pape is now chief operating officer at the San Antonio Express-News. She is chief financial officer at the Houston Chronicle and the San Antonio Express-News. (Email)
  • Jeff Dufour will be editor of real-time news at National Journal. Previously, he was DC Editor for UrbanDaddy. (Email)
  • Eben McCue is now a motion graphics artist at the Los Angeles Times. Previously, was an animator at Bardel Entertainment. Angela Jamison is now a multimedia platform editor at the Los Angeles Times. Previously, she was a researcher for the Texas Senate. Colleen Shalby is now community engagement editor at the Los Angeles Times. Previously, she was social media editor at PBS NewsHour. (Email)
  • Lisa Leingang is now senior vice president of scripted programming at First Look Media. Previously, she was senior vice president of original programming and development at Comedy Central. (First Look Media)

Job of the day: The Associated Press is looking for a data journalist. Get your resumes in! (Journalism Jobs)

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