Brian Mansfield Leaves 'USA Today,' Joins Shore Fire Media
September 24, 2015 at 10:13 AM (PT)
"USA TODAY" Sr. Music Writer BRIAN MANSFIELD will join SHORE FIRE MEDIA in the newly-created role of Dir./Content effective TUESDAY, OCTOBER 13th. MANSFIELD will be based in NASHVILLE and lead the NEW YORK-based team in creating content channels and developing social media strategies for clients that include Country artists ZAC BROWN BAND, LEE BRICE, and more.
MANSFIELD shared the news via FACEBOOK today saying, "After 18 years, this is my final day at 'USA TODAY.' I'm thrilled at the idea of working with [SHORE FIRE MEDIA Pres.] MARILYN LAVERTY, who has a team and a client roster that I've admired and respected, in some cases, longer than I've been with the paper. It's my birthday, dadgummit, and I'm gonna go out on my own terms." Wish MANSFIELD a happy birthday and congratulations here.