mediabistro.com Adds New Content Features, Editorial Staff
(New York, NY - July 14, 2010) Mediabistro.com (a division of WebMediaBrands Inc., Nasdaq: WEBM) today announced new editorial features and an expansion of the website's editorial staff. "mb Startups" covers media and technology start ups across the website's 14 blog network. Kenneth Musante, who has worked for CNN and advertising industry website Adotas, and Devon Glenn, who has written for the Los Angeles Times, the Orange County Register, and Kirkus Reviews, have been added to mediabistro.com's editorial team to lead all start-up related coverage.
Mediabistro.com has also launched "The Job Post," a new editorial offering and recurring feature which highlights media job opportunities across all industry verticals. Nadine Cheung has joined mediabistro.com as jobs correspondent to oversee this new content feature. Her writing has previously appeared on AOL, Billboard, Women's Wear Daily and PopEater.
In related news, mediabistro.com announced the addition of new editors to its blog network. Dianna Dilworth joined as editor of digital publishing blog eBookNewser. Dilworth has covered digital marketing since 2006 at Haymarket Media's DMNews. Her work has also been featured in The Architectural Record, The Believer, Dwell, Business Week, Plenty Magazine, Russian Esquire and California Home and Design. Karen Schwartz joined as contributing editor to public relations blog PRNewser. Schwartz was previously a reporter at mergermarket, owned by the Financial Times/Pearson. Kiran Aditham joined as editor of advertising blog AgencySpy. Aditham has previously written for publications including Adotas, and Creativity.
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Follow "The Job Post" on Twitter: www.twitter.com/mbJobPost.
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WebMediaBrands is a leading Internet media company that provides content, education, trade shows and recruitment services for media and business professionals. Our online business includes: (i) mediabistro.com, the leading blog network providing content, career and educational resources about major media markets and industry verticals including new media, TV news, advertising, public relations, publishing, design, mobile and the semantic web, which also includes the industry’s leading online job board; (ii) Social Times and All Facebook, which provide industry-leading content about the latest developments in social media, social networks and social gaming; (iii) other leading content Websites including Ads of the World, Brands of the World, Semantic Web and TVNewser; and (iv) e-commerce Websites including Freelance Connect and Stock Logos.
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