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Editor of Plain Dealer in Cleveland named to new position with Advance Publications affiliate
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Friday, April 4, 2014 5:36 PM EDT
The editor of The Plain Dealer newspaper in Cleveland has been appointed to a new position with Advance Local.
Advance Local oversees local newspapers and websites.
Virginia Wang, The Plain Dealer Publishing Co.'s general manager, told the newspaper that the company will begin a search for a new editor.
Adams Simmons was named editor of The Plain Dealer in 2010. She joined the newspaper in 2007 after serving as editor of the Akron Beacon Journal for four years. She has worked at several other newspapers, including the Detroit Free Press.
Information from: The Plain Dealer, http://www.cleveland.com