TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Julie Moreno has been named the new president and publisher of the Tallahassee Democrat.
Gannett Co., Inc. announced Wednesday that Moreno will start Nov. 26.
Moreno began her career with Freedom Communications in 1986 as an account executive at The Brownsville Herald in Texas. She worked for the company for more than two decades, recently serving as publisher of The Gaston Gazette in North Carolina until the newspaper was sold earlier this year.
Moreno holds a journalism degree from the University of Missouri and an MBA from the University of Texas-Brownsville.