Over the last month, Hawaii's media has seen quite the shift change in staffers. Will this mean new jobs will open up? Or does it fit a trend noted by Robert Niles, that journalism is the fastest dying industry? Let us know what you think. Here's a quick list of staff changes:
- Minna Sugimoto is leaving Hawaii News Now for a PR job, Today
- Ron Mizutani announced his plans to leave KHON for CommPac , March 21
- Charles Memminger joined CommPac, March 16
- Oskar Garcia named new AP Hawaii editor, March 21
- Civil Beat: Dan Zelikman (March 17) and Kathryn Poythress (March 12) left, Nathan Eagle joined (March 12), Adrienne LaFrance began writing for Harvard's Nieman Lab (March 7).
- Jodi Leong left KITV for UH (March 2)
- Genie Garner, New Director at KITV left for the mainland (February 22)