Colford Named Dir./Media Relations At AP
May 14, 2007 at 11:10 AM (PT)
Former NEWSDAY and NEW YORK DAILY NEWS reporter/columnist PAUL COLFORD joins ASSOCIATED PRESS as Dir./Media Relations. COLFORD covered radio for several years at the NEW YORK papers and wrote books on RUSH LIMBAUGH and HOWARD STERN; he started his career as a reporter at the old Easy Listening WADB/MONMOUTH-OCEAN.
"PAUL COLFORD brings to AP an exceptional level of experience and professionalism," said VP/Dir. of Corp. Communications ELLEN HALE. "His depth of understanding of news and the media will play a crucial role in AP’s mission to safeguard valued news standards."