Vineyard Gazette, Iconic Community Weekly, Names New Editor

Cara Erickson, president of media executive search firm NewCoordinates, LLC , has partnered with the Vineyard Gazette to recruit Brian Boyd as its next Editor, effective this month. The Gazette, which still publishes its signature broadsheet paper at his historic headquarters in Edgartown, is regarded as one of the leading community journalism organizations in the […]

Marjorie Miller Named Administrator, Pulitzer Prizes

Veteran journalist Marjorie Miller has been named administrator of The Pulitzer Prizes, effective April 11, following a broad national search. The news was announced by the Board of the Pulitzer Prizes and Lee C. Bollinger, president of Columbia University, which is home to the prestigious prize program that honors exceptional work in journalism and arts […]

Red Clay Media (Alabama) Adds Experienced Brand Executive

Media industry executive search firm NewCoordinates, LLC is pleased to have partnered with Red Clay Media, the innovative social media and content studio in Birmingham, AL to recruit Cynthia Money as the company’s first Chief Brand Officer. This search was conducted by Cara Erickson, president of NewCoordinates and Franca Virgili, a leading entertainment industry search […]

Executive Editor Appointed at Daily Memphian

Cara Erickson, President of media industry executive search consultancy NewCoordinates, LLC is pleased to have recruited experienced newsroom leader Ronnie Ramos as Executive Editor at The Daily Memphian ( The Daily Memphian was launched in fall 2018 with significant funding from local donors and philanthropists seeking to support its ambitious metro news mission – at […]

NewCoordinates Completes Sponsorship Sales Searches for Public Radio Stations WAMU and KERA

Cara Erickson, President of media industry executive search firm NewCoordinates, LLC is pleased to have continued a relationship with leading sponsorship sales firm Market Enginuity by recruiting sales leaders to its organization on behalf of two of its partner stations, NPR affiliate WAMU (Washington, DC), and public radio and TV broadcaster KERA (Dallas, TX). Effective […]

Abby Goldstein to Lead Public Radio Program Directors Assn

Cara Erickson, President of media executive search firm NewCoordinates, LLC is pleased to have partnered with PRPD’s Board on its President search. PRPD’s press announcement is provided below: After a national search, Public Radio Program Directors, Inc. is proud to announce that longtime public radio manager Abby Goldstein has been named its next President and […]

NewCoordinates Tapped to Recruit Executive Editor for NonProfit Metro News Site

— February, 2019 – Cara Erickson, President of media executive search firm NewCoordinates, LLC, has been retained to assist the Board and executive team of The Daily Memphian in the recruitment of their Executive Editor. The Daily Memphian (, a digital publication with a strong community mission, launched in fall of 2018 and already employs […]

Market Enginuity Appoints Marketing Executive

Public media sponsorship sales firm Market Enginuity has named Bethany Clevenstine Shocki as Director, Marketing and Creative Services. In this role, she will manage the in-house marketing services team that supports sponsorship sales for 17 public media station clients across the country. Beth brings versatile media ad sales marketing and agency experience to the organization, […]

Kelly Ann Scott Named VP, Content at Alabama Media Group

Award-winning newsroom leader Kelly Ann Scott of Reno, Nevada has been named vice president of content at / Alabama Media Group, the nationally recognized statewide news operation based in Birmingham, AL. Scott joins directly from her role as executive editor for RGJ Media, part of the USA Today Network, where she set strategy […]

Kathy Manilla Joins Chicago Public Media as VP Media Sponsorships

WBEZ 91.5 FM, Chicago Public Media’s NPR news station, has welcomed Kathy Manilla to its management team as VP, Integrated Media Sponsorships. An experienced media veteran, Kathy brings 25 years’s experience in sales, marketing, and business development at the Tribune Company to this leading public media organization. She rose through local sales and marketing management […]