USA Today's Memmott Joins NPR
April 9, 2009 at 2:17 PM (PT)
FISHBOWL DC is reporting that USA TODAY reporter MARK MEMMOTT is joining NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO to launch a news blog with former CHICAGO TRIBUNE reporter FRANK JAMES.
MEMMOTT, who joined USA TODAY owner GANNETT in 1979, follows former USA TODAY Exec. Editor KINSEY WILSON to NPR; WILSON left the paper in SEPTEMBER to become SVP for Digital Media at NPR.