Toronto Star: Andrew Phillips (@andrewphil) is now a Columnist at the title, having formerly worked on their editorial pages since January 2011.
89.7 JR Country: Ashley Pirhonen (@895jrcountry) aka AJ will join the newly-rebranded 89.5 JR Country (CHWK-FM) Chilliwack in afternoon drive.
102.7 NOW!: Pattison Media has debuted its NOW!radio brand in Vancouver (@nowradiovan). 102.7 NOW!radio is being heard on CKPK-FM.
CBC London: Allison Devereaux (@allisondev) has been appointed new Host of CBC London’s Afternoon Drive.
CTV National News: Judy Trinh (@judyatrinh) joins the team, starting in August.
CBC News: Susan Ormiston (@ormistononline) has been named International Climate Correspondent.
CNN: has named Virginia Moseley (@cnni) as Executive Vice President of Editorial.
Coast 101.1: Aiden Hibbs (@AidenHibbs) is Coast 101.1’s new General Manager.
CPAC: Michael Serapio (@cpac_tv) is joining the channel as its new English Anchor. In addition to anchoring CPAC’s live programming, Serapio will also host its nightly show, PrimeTime Politics.
NPR: has hired Deirdre Walsh (@deirdrekwalsh) as a Congressional Correspondent.
WAVE 98.3: Ontario based Durham Radio Inc has launched its first radio station in Vancouver. WAVE 98.3 “Vancouver’s Coolest Vibe” (@WAVE983fm) will carry a similar format to Durham’s WAVE.
Business & Commerce
Fast Company: Jessica Bursztynsky (@jbursz) has been hired a Staff Writer on the technology desk.
Politics, Government & Education
Law360: Kat Lucero (@kat_lucero) has joined as a Senior Reporter.