Glenn Hall Named Managing Editor Of Glenn Beck's TheBlaze
June 27, 2012 at 8:01 AM (PT)
Former THESTREET.COM Editor-in-Chief GLENN HALL is joining GLENN BECK's MERCURY RADIO ARTS as Managing Editor of THEBLAZE, the website, online video/audio network, and e-commerce site, starting JULY 11th. SCOTT BAKER will continue as Editor-in-Chief and JOEL CHEATWOOD remains as President and Chief Content Officer at THEBLAZE.
THEBLAZE Pres./Chief Strategy Officer BETSY MORGAN said, "In under two years, we have attracted a growing team of over 25 reporters with a diverse range of experience ranging from a former CIA officer to CNN contributors. We are excited to take our team to the next level with GLENN HALL who brings a strong track record of leading and overseeing high-quality coverage and award-winning journalism to THEBLAZE."
"THE BLAZE is an amazing Web phenomenon that shows media can thrive in the new digital age provided the focus and mission are aligned with the needs of the audience," said HALL, whose resume also includes serving as Chief Innovation Officer and Deputy Editor at the ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER and parent FREEDOM COMMUNICATIONS, and stops at BLOOMBERG NEWS and the FORT WAYNE JOURNAL-GAZETTE. "I am excited about the opportunity to help grow this brand and raise the bar for digital journalism."