Bloomberg Promotes an Aide, Again

Michael Bloomberg just made another internal promotion to fill a commissioner’s job.

The mayor announced today that Carole Wallace Post will succeed Paul Cosgrave as head of the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications.

She currently serves as Director of Agency Services in the Mayor’s Office of Operations, and has been instrumental in developing things like the Stimulus Tracker and SCOUT, the unit of mobile trouble-shooters.

Last month, Bloomberg hired two other commissioners, one from his own ranks, who critics say had little experience over the agency he would be leading. Bloomberg Promotes an Aide, Again