People In The News
Michelle Morgante has been named managing editor of the Merced (Calif.) Sun-Star.
Blake Kaplan was today named vice president/editor of the Sun Herald.
WoodWing Software has appointed Scott A. Smith as Senior Vice President, North America.
Shelly Darby, an editor for nearly two decades at The Detroit Free Press, has been named managing editor of the Palm Beach Daily News.
Jim Shrader has been named the new publisher of the Journal-Courier.
Jan Griffey has been named editor of The Vicksburg Post and affiliated publications.
Carolina Garcia, managing editor for enterprise and projects for the Los Angeles Newspaper Group’s nine publications, announced she will retire at the end of the month.
Matthew Bunk is the new editor of the Missoulian newspaper.
Sue Silliman, general manager of the Camden News, has been named the new general manager of the Banner-News in Magnolia, Arkansas.
Jake Mienk has been named publisher of the Corsicana Daily Sun.
West Virginia native Ed Martin has been named publisher of the Williamson Daily News.
Jim Lee has been named the managing editor for Gatehouse Media Delaware publications.
Rich Desrosiers has been named the new executive editor of the Canton Repository and GateHouse Ohio Media.