David Lombino Leaves the Sun, Journalism

nysun 2 David Lombino Leaves the Sun, JournalismOnly days after the Sun announced that it might close at the end of the month, the paper’s city editor David Lombino said today is his last day at the paper, and in journalism altogether. Here’s the email he just sent out to staff, and friends:

From: David Lombino <dlombino@nysun.com>
Date: Mon, 8 Sep 2008 12:08:23 -0400
To: David Lombino <dlombino@nysun.com>
Subject: Moving on

Hi all:

Apologies for the mass email. I wanted to let you know that today is my last day at The New York Sun. Starting Monday I’ll be serving in a new capacity as Vice President of Public Affairs at the New York City Economic Development Corporation.

My contact info as of 9/15 will be:

xxx@nycedc.com
212-xxx-xxxx

My personal cell phone remains 917-xxx-xxxx.

Thanks, talk to you very soon.

Dave