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Roundup of Welcome Letters from Yahoo! Editors

In AC News on June 28, 2010 at 6:28 pm

Last month’s BIG news was the announcement of the Associated Content and Yahoo! partnership, and since then we’ve heard from several Yahoo!  editors about what Contributors can expect from the transition, and how the partnership will affect the site.

If you missed them, below is a roundup of the latest posts from some of the editors at Yahoo!

Introduce yourself, leave a comment and subscribe to the editor’s articles to keep up with the latest updates…

Welcome Letter from Dory Devlin, Editor at Yahoo! Shine, the #4 women’s lifestyle site on the web. Dory Devlin has been part of the Yahoo! team since 2006 and was part of the launch of Yahoo! Shine in 2008. She is a former newspaper reporter, columnist writer and freelance magazine writer.

Welcome Letter from Dave DiMartino, Executive Editor of Yahoo! Music (Y! Music). Dave DiMartino has served as the editor of CREEM, the West Coast Bureau Chief of Billboard magazine, and as a senior writer at Entertainment Weekly. He was also the executive editor of LAUNCH, an Internet music site and CD-ROM magazine that was purchased by Yahoo! in 2001.

Welcome Letter from Matthew Idema, Vice President of Yahoo! Local and an invitation to share your ideas on improvements to the AC platform and publishing opportunities. Matthew Idema is responsible for managing Yahoo! Local’s strategy and operating plan, and works on both Yahoo! America and Yahoo! Canada properties.