First on PRNewser: Ford has hired Wall Street Journal reporter John Stoll as Manager, Global Corporate News. Stoll covered General Motors for the past several years and covered Ford while at Dow Jones Newswires before his stint at the Journal.

Stoll will “take on direct oversight of our Financial News communications, working with the Communications team around the world, as well as Lewis Booth and our colleagues in Finance, Treasury and Investor Relations,” said Ford VP of Communications Ray Day in an email to staff obtained by PRNewser.

Ford’s well known social media guru – technically “Manager, Global Digital and Multimedia Communications” Scott Monty, will report to Stoll.

Day’s full email to staff after the jump.

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