Assistant editor Vanessa Franko and audience engagement editor David Viramontes work on The Times’ arts and entertainment coverage. Multiplatform editor Georgia Geen is focused on news aggregator partnerships.
Times Staff Recognized as Finalist in Breaking News for Coverage of Fatal Shooting on “Rust” Film Set
The Los Angeles Times is bringing its “Coast to Coast” tasting event back to New York for a night of bicoastal culinary appreciation.
Luis J. Rodriguez, Reginald Dwayne Betts, Adam Schiff among honorees
The Society for Advancing Business Editing and Writing (SABEW) annual Best in Business Awards honor excellence in business journalism. L.A. Times earned two wins, including Best Range of Work and the Media/Entertainment category, and three honorable mentions in the contest.
Tickets on sale now for L.A.’s premier traveling outdoor movie series
The Nyhan Prize honors a journalist who covers politics and social policy in the public interest. A virtual event honoring Steve Lopez will be held on Monday, April 18.
Los Angeles Times has named Laurie Ochoa general manager of Food and Daniel Hernandez editor of Food. Ochoa is currently a deputy editor in Entertainment and Arts. Hernandez has served as deputy Food editor since last September.
The festival will return to USC April 23-24 with hundreds of authors, experts and storytellers, including Amanda Gorman, Josh Peck, Valerie Bertinelli, Terry Crews, Ziggy Marley, Tony Alva, Roxane Gay, Amor Towles, Lisa See, Billy Porter and Don Winslow
Sara Yasin has been named a managing editor for the Los Angeles Times. Yasin will oversee the daily news operation as part of The Times leadership team beginning April 18.