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Los Angeles Times Names Johanna Maska Vice President of Marketing and Communications

  Austin Beutner, Publisher and CEO of the LA Times, today announced Johanna Maska, former director of White House press advance for President Barack Obama, will join the company as Vice President of Marketing and Communications. She will lead efforts to further the connection between The Times and its readers, and broaden its reach in Los Angeles and around the world. Maska worked for President Obama for eight years, since the beginning of the Iowa caucuses, telling the President’s story. She was integral in planning and executing the most high-profile events including: President Obama’s 2008 Iowa caucus victory speech; the 2008 November election...