Wired adds reporter

Jessi Hempel has been named senior writer at Wired. She comes from Fortune where she had been a senior writer. She has also previously served as a freelance writer and the innovations editor at BusinessWeek. Jessi Hempel Wired jessi_hempel(at)wired.com www.wired.com  

Dan Wilson hired as news director at WPTV

WPTV-TV has named Dan Wilson as news director. He stepped in to be interim news director at the station last month, after serving as assistant news director for sister station KNXV-TV (ABC) in Phoenix since 2006. He was previously an assistant news director, executive producer and producer at KVBC-TV (NBC) in Las Vegas, which is [...]

Traverse City Record-Eagle names business editor

Dan Nielsen has been named business editor of the Traverse City Record-Eagle. He replaces Glenn Puit, who recently became editor of The News-Capital in McAlester, Oklahoma. Previously, Nielsen spent 15 years with The Record-Eagle and worked as a page designer, copy editor and web developer. The Record-Eagle serves the Traverse City, Michigan, area and has [...]

Ragozino headed to Portland’s KXTG-AM

Mike “Ragz” Ragozino has been named the new program director and afternoon host for KXTG-AM in Portland, Oregon. Ragozino comes to the station from WAOR-FM in South Bend, Indiana, where he most recently served as program director and morning host. He had also programmed WNNJ-FM in Newton, New Jersey before heading to WAOR. Ragozino starts [...]

Harper’s Bazaar adds editor

Alexandra Tunell has been named online beauty editor for Harper’s Bazaar. She comes from Allure where she served as an editorial assistant. Alexandra Tunell Harper’s Bazaar (212) 903-5000 atunell(at)hearst.com www.harpersbazaar.com