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Spin Adds to Team

Spin is preparing for its expanded online presence by making some additions to its team. Caryn Ganz, who most recently was with Yahoo and once worked for Spin in 2001, is being brought back to fill the newly created position of Editor-in-Chief, Online. Ganz will oversee all online content and work with Digital General Manager Jeff Rogers on the magazine’s redesign that is planned for 2012.

Christopher Weingarten will also join Spin as a Senior Editor. Weingarten is a published author and has contributed to a variety of publications, including Rolling Stone, The Village Voice and Spin.

David Bevan will now be an Associate Editor at the magazine. He comes to Spin from Pitchfork.

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