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San Martín named Managing Editor at El Nuevo Herald

Veteran journalist Nancy San Martín has been named Managing Editor of El Nuevo Herald. She’ll be in charge of the day-to-day operations of the paper and responsible for growing the publication’s digital audience. She’ll report directly to Aminda Marqués Gonzalez, Executive Editor of the Miami Herald and El Nuevo Herald. San Martín has been with […]

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Torres named Editor of El Paso Times

Torres named Editor of El Paso Times

The El Paso Times has named Zahira Torres Editor and News Director, making her the second woman and first Latina to lead the 136-year-old newspaper. Barbara Funkhouser was the paper’s first female editor from 1980 to 1986. Torres takes over from Editor Robert Moore, who resigned from the post last month. The 36-year-old Torres returned […]

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Refusing to lay off staffers, Arellano resigns from OC Weekly

Refusing to lay off staffers, Arellano resigns from OC Weekly

Journalist and author Gustavo Arellano, known for his syndicated column “Ask a Mexican”, has resigned as editor of alternative weekly newspaper OC Weekly. His last day at the publication, where he worked for the past 15 years, was Friday, October 13. During an interview on the live-streamed “Tom Leykis Show” that same day, Arellano said […]

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García named Elle magazine Editor-in-Chief

García named Elle magazine Editor-in-Chief

Nina García has returned to Elle after 9 years – but this time, as the magazine’s Editor-in-Chief. She’ll report to Hearst Magazines Chief Content Officer Joanna Coles. Her appointment was effective yesterday. She takes over from longtime editor Robbie Myers who announced her exit from the Hearst-owned publication last week. García was most recently Creative […]

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Henríquez hired at NYT

Henríquez hired at NYT

The New York Times has tapped digital media pro Charo Henríquez to join its new training unit aimed at making the paper’s entire newsroom learn how to “think digital” for more effective storytelling. As Senior Editor of Digital Storytelling and Training, Henríquez will be part of the Digital Transition team that is “experimenting with new […]

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SCNG rebrands Impacto USA, redesigns La Prensa & Excélsior

SCNG rebrands Impacto USA, redesigns La Prensa & Excélsior

Impacto USA is no more. The weekly, founded in 2005, has been renamed Excélsior Los Angeles as part of the Southern California News Group’s efforts to bring all of its Spanish-language weeklies under one umbrella brand. The newspaper company has chosen to stamp the Excélsior brand on the masthead of its three Spanish-language publications. La […]

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Latina promotes Moreno as magazine experiences financial troubles

Latina promotes Moreno as magazine experiences financial troubles

Robyn Moreno has been promoted from Editorial Director to Co-President of Latina magazine in the midst of financial turbulence for the publication. She’ll sharing the title with Asten Morgan, who was upped from his Executive Director of Integrated Media role, after the resignation earlier this month of acting president Brett Wright. Staffers have not been […]

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San Antonio Express-News promotes Pimentel

Ricardo Pimentel has been promoted from Associate Editor to Editorial Page Editor at the San Antonio Express-News. Prior to joining the San Antonio paper as a Metro columnist in 2011, he was the Editorial Page Editor the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, where he spent 7 years. Before that, he was a syndicated columnist with The Arizona […]

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I'm an Emmy award-winning journalist, who's worked as an on-air reporter in Spanish and English-language television news. I've worked for Univision, Telemundo, CNN en Español and Los Angeles Fox and UPN stations before diving into a convergence model at the San Jose Mercury News. I was president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists from 2004 to 2006, and inducted into the Hall of Fame in August of 2016. As an online news manager, I was West Coast Web Editor for impreMedia and Managing Editor of IntersectionsSouthLA.org. In addition to running Media Moves, which I founded in June of 2007, I'm a regular contributor to Forbes and also do freelance work as writer, reporter and producer.