Friday, January 30, 2015   

News agency AP names new Asia-Pacific head
(03-05 13:17)

Ted Anthony, 45, an award-winning journalist who has reported from 20 countries and pioneered innovative cross-platform story-telling at The Associated Press, has been named Asia-Pacific news director for the news cooperative.
He will oversee a region stretching from India to Japan, Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.
Anthony succeeds Brian Carovillano, now the AP managing editor for US news.
Anthony will be based in Bangkok.
Anthony joined the AP in 1992 in Charleston, West Virginia.--AP

   
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