Makes Changes

A few hires and promotions. has announced a few promotions and hires. Details are below.

  • Meena Duerson has been promoted from senior editor to lifestyle managing editor.
  • Robin Kawakami has been named a senior lifestyle news editor. She was previously a digital features editor for The Wall Street Journal.
  • Patty Lee joins as an associate food editor. She previously worked as an assistant editor for Zagat.
  • Liz Murray, previously a freelancer for, has been named weekend editor.
  • Andrew Pinzler has been named head of Today labs and innovation. He previously served as director of innovation and strategic integration for NBC Universal News Group.
  • Brooke Sassman has been named a lifestyle associate editor. She was most recently an intern for
  • Emily Sher has been promoted from digital producer to style editor.
  • MC Suhocki has been promoted from multimedia producer to associate social media editor.
  • Lisa Tolin has been named special projects editor. She previously served as a senior health editor for NBC News.

Publish date: October 6, 2015 © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT