We can relate. In an email to staff, Hollywood Reporter editorial director Janice Min explained that one of the reasons she was able to convince New Orleans native Sudie Redmond to relocate from New York to LA for the position of executive managing editor was Park La Brea.

The “largest apartment complex west of the Mississipi,” located a block north of the Reporter‘s Wilshire Blvd. offices, was home sweet home to this reporter for ten years. With The Grove on the other side, friendly guards at the gate and a spectacular pool next to the 6th Street and Curson entrance, it’s no wonder Redmond – formerly managing editor of Glamour magazine – saw visions of warm, idyllic winters.

It’s another impressive east coast hire for Min, who writes that Redmond has for several months been helping the Reporter “in all matters of our operation.” Prior to Glamour, Redmond was deputy and managing editor for Harpo’s O magazine as well as managing editor of George magazine.

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