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Deirdre Bolton has joined ABC News as a business correspondent based in New York. She is part of the Business Unit and will cover COVID-19’s great economic impact. Bolton comes from Fox Business Network and Fox News Channel, where she covered business, finance and the economy. For three years she anchored her own show "Risk & Reward with Deirdre Bolton." Before that, she spent 14 years as an anchor at Bloomberg TV.

The New York Times has promoted Dan Saltzstein to special sections deputy editor, effective early May. He will replace Jill Agostino. Saltzstein is currently the special projects senior editor at The Times, a position he has held since October 2018, and prior to that served as the editor for the Travel section for a decade. He has also written for LuckyPeach.com, Bon Appetit and Punchdrink.com.

Monique Valeris is the new senior home editor for Good Housekeeping. She spent the past two years as the home decor editor for ElleDecor.com and Veranda.com and has been with Hearst Magazines since May 2018. Prior to that, Valeris was a lifestyle freelancer and has contributed to Vogue.com and Popsugar.  

Forbes magazine has announced the addition of two new reporters for its Wealth and Healthcare teams, respectively:

  • Giacomo Tognini has joined the staff full time as wealth reporter covering billionaires. He has been a freelance reporter for Forbes since mid-2019 and before that worked for Asia Times as insights writer.
  • Katie Jennings is the new staff writer on the Healthcare team. She most recently completed her Knight-Bagehot fellowship at Columbia, and before that covered healthcare policy across the world for Politico.

KHTT-FM radio in Tulsa, Oklahoma, has welcomed Kacy Termini to its morning show. She will join host Jacon ‘Chubbs’ Day, and replaces Tara McClure, who exited last month after three years in mornings. Termini was previously a host at KRAV-TV in Tulsa.  

David Schuman has joined CBS-owned WCCO-TV in Minneapolis, Minnesota, as general assignment reporter. He comes from WDJT-TV in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where he spent the past two year as a reporter. Before that, Schuman reported for KTNV-TV in Las Vegas.


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