NBC News Digital named the executive editors who will lead NBCNews.com, TODAY.com and MSNBC.com, the news network announced today. NBC News Digital rebranded this July, after Comcast bought Microsoft’s stake in NBC News.
Richard Wolffe will be the Vice President & Executive Editor of MSNBC.com, overseeing the cable brand’s website when it launches in 2013. Mr. Wolffe is a journalist and political analyst for MSNBC who has worked for the Financial Times and Newsweek. He has also written a book about the 2008 election.
“I think a lot of times the blog is better than the show,” said Rachel Maddow.
It was Thursday afternoon, and Ms. Maddow was on the phone with Media Mob talking about her team’s newly revamped platform, The Maddow Blog, which quietly launched a few Read More
MSNBC.com executives today announced that Vaughn Ververs, the former Politico and CBS Public Eye editor will serve as the Web site’s new political editor. According to the release, Mr. Ververs will manage a team of Web journalists out of NBC News’ (cavernous and hopefully now asbestos free) D.C. bureau.
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