RFE/RL alumna moves up at AP.

Posted: 06 Aug 2010   Print   Send a link
AP, 3 August 2010: "Deborah Seward, the Paris bureau chief for The Associated Press, has been named an assistant managing editor for the news cooperative. ... Seward will help oversee the AP News Center, a headquarters operation in New York that works closely with AP's regional and department leaders worldwide to deliver competitive coverage across all media formats. ... Seward began her AP career in Warsaw, Poland, in 1988, and has held a number of positions in the cooperative, including serving as bureau chief in Moscow from 2000 to 2003 and as international editor of the AP from 2003 to 2005. She left for one year to direct the Central Newsroom of Radio Free Europe/Liberty in Prague, where she supervised convergence of that organization's broadcast and English-language website operations."