The New York hiring spree continues at Variety. Following the poaching of Brian Steinberg from Advertising Age, the trade has recruited Todd Spangler for the position of east coast-based digital editor.
From today’s announcement:
Spangler was most recently the technology editor for Multichannel News, a leading publication covering the cable industry. Prior to that, he was an editor and writer with several technology publications, including PC magazine, Interactive Week and Baseline.
During his tenure as a senior editor at Baseline, the magazine won three Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards in 2005-2006.
Spangler, who starts in April, is a graduate of Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. And anyone still wondering about the power of Twitter as a job candidate networking tool should consider the fact that just two weeks ago, Wallenstein tweeted this: