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Women’s Media Center Congratulates Cyndi Stivers, New Editor-in-Chief of AOL.com

May 13, 2013


WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Women’s Media Center congratulates Cyndi Stivers on being named editor-in-chief of AOL.com.

Stivers, who currently is editor-in-chief of Columbia Journalism Review, will direct all editorial and programming across the AOL homepage, all associated apps and syndicated feeds, according to a company statement. Her role at AOL will begin in June.

“We congratulate Cyndi and wish her well in this new endeavor,” said Julie Burton, president of the Women’s Media Center. “AOL.com will benefit from her editorial leadership, vision and experience.”

The Women’s Media Center works to make women and girls visible and powerful in the media through strategic programs that transform the media landscape, and that include media training, media monitoring and activism, media reports, media programs, and special initiatives.  The Women’s Media Center also produces original media content on our CBS radio show, Women’s Media Center Live with Robin Morgan, and publishes Women’s Media Center Features that provide progressive women’s perspectives on both headline stories and timely events. The organization was founded in 2005 by Jane Fonda, Robin Morgan, and Gloria Steinem.



For more information, contact Cristal Williams Chancellor, media relations manager, cristal@womensmediacenter.com or 202-587-1636