David Lieberman, senior media reporter at USA Today, will join Deadline.com as Executive Editor on April 11. The Deadline story says he will be based in New York and "cover a wide array of issues including Big Media corporate finance and technological convergence as part of a major expansion of Deadline’s journalism about the media and entertainment business. Lieberman will report to Deadline.com General Manager, Founder, and Editor-in-Chief Nikki Finke on editorial matters and to PMC Founder and Chief Executive Jay Penske on strategic initiatives."
More by Kevin Roderick:Ralph Lawler of the Clippers and the age of Aquarius
Riding the Expo Line to USC 'just magical'
Last bastion of free parking? Loyola Marymount to charge students
Matt Kemp, Dodgers and Kings start big weekend the right way
LA Times writers revisit their '92 riots observations
Recent Media stories on LA Observed:LA Weekly's executive editor in '92 details riot coverage
Los Angeles more worldly since '92, LA Times 'more insular'
More recommended media coverage of the riots
Shelby Coffey, LA Times editor then, on the night the riots erupted
When LA Weekly (did) cover the riots *
Previous story: LAT names new Washington bureau chief, local editor
Next story: LA Observed on KCRW: Streetscapes
New at LA Observed
Follow us on Twitter
On the Media Page
Go to Media
On the Politics Page
Go to Politics
LA Biz Observed
Go to LA Biz Observed
Sign up for daily email from LA Observed