Fusion welcomes Adam Auriemma

Adam Auriemma has joined the Fusion staff as deputy editor for the digital side. He comes to Fusion from The Wall Street Journal, where he served as deputy bureau chief for its management and careers team. Previously, Auriemma was managing editor for The Daily Beast. Adam Auriemma Fusion (305) 714-7900 www.fusion.net

CNN makes cancellations and layoffs

As part of an on-going staff reduction that has resulted in a number of buyouts and layoffs, CNN has announced the following exits and cancellations. Susan Grant, executive vice president of news services, will depart in the coming weeks. In total, she has served nearly 30 years with the network in various sales and marketing [...]

‘The Daily Chew’ in Orlando welcomes Scott Joseph

Scott Joseph has joined WFTV-TV, the ABC affiliate in Orlando, as host for a food segment called “The Daily Chew.” He remains a blogger for Scott Joseph’s Orlando Restaurant Guide. He was previously the senior restaurant critic at Orlando Sentinel from May 1988 to July 2008. Scott Joseph WFTV-TV (407) 822-8353 www.wftv.com

Megan O’Toole joins The Talk

Megan O’Toole has joined “The Talk” as talent producer, leaving “Last Call: with Carson Daly where she served as a talent booker and producer since August 2012. Her replacement at “Last Call” is talent producer Angela Peluso Chillemi who has joined the show. She was previously a talent booker for “The Pete Holmes Show” from September [...]

PBS NewsHour welcomes Lisa Desjardins

Lisa Desjardins has joined PBS NewsHour as an editor and politics reporter. She previously was a Capitol Hill senior correspondent for CNNRadio until August 2014. Lisa Desjardins PBS NewsHour newsdesk(at)newshour.org www.pbs.org/newshour