BRIEFLY SPEAKING…..COMINGS AND GOINGS EDITION

Frank Volpicella, last seen walking out the news director’s door at Meredith’s WGCL in Atlanta, GA has returned to Austin TX, where he was news director for 16 years at KVUE.

Volpicella is joining the print world and is set to become the general manager of Community Impact’s Cedar Park-Leander edition.
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Sarah Harman, until recently an anchor for Deutsche Welle TV in Germany is the newest member of the London bureau of NBC News.

According to NBC svp of worldwide news gathering David Verdi, Harman is fluent in German and Spanish. We’re betting they put her on the Italian beat, this being tv news.
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And in case you missed it, Scott Williams, chief operating officer at the financially-challenged Newseum for the past six years, is leaving the bright lights of Washington DC to become CEO of something called Discovery Park of America in Union City, Tenn.

Williams, who was also named president of the Newseum just six months ago, is the latest high level exec to flee the place.

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