Danyel Smith

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Danyel Smith

Danyel Smith

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September 9, 2009: Danyel Smith has been named executive editor at The Root. She had been editor-in-chief at Vibe. (NYT)

June 8, 2009: Danyel Smith has been named chief content officer and editor-in-chief at Vibe Media Group. She remains editor-in-chief at Vibe and The Most!. (mb)

January 22, 2008: Danyel Smith has been named vice president, editorial director at Vibe Media Group. She will remain editor-in-chief at Vibe. (release)