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names Nsenga K. Burton Managing Editor (September
17, 2009) TheLoop21.com, a Web site that provides in-depth analysis of
economics, politics, health, education, sports and entertainment, has
named Nsenga K. Burton managing editor. Dr. Burton will direct
TheLoop21.com's Fall re-launch and build a strong editorial voice that
offers critical analysis of issues important to the African American
community. She will oversee the day-to-day management and execution of
editorial initiatives and operations of the company.
Darrell L. Williams, Ph.D., owner of TheLoop21.com states: "We believe
that insightful analysis of today's events begins with talented people.
Nsenga has that perfect balance of professional skills and cultural
awareness that will enable us to continue to deliver content to our
audience that is both important and culturally relevant. Adding her
leadership dramatically strengthens a very talented team."
Dr. Burton joins TheLoop21.com with over ten years of experience in
journalism and new media. Most recently, she was Editorial Director for
RushmoreDrive.com, an IAC Interactive Company. Her previous experience
includes Arnold Communications, The Labyrinth Project and Lighthouse
"I am extremely excited about being a part of TheLoop21.com team. Its
dedication to truly unpacking and discussing issues that are essential
to the progress of African Americans are goals that I am personally
committed to. The Black community deserves high-quality editorial that
provokes thought, analysis, dialogue and feedback. I am looking forward
to building on the success of TheLoop21.com and contributing to the
creation a unique media space where users can get fact-based opinion
that adds value to the quality of their everyday lives," says Burton.
Dr. Burton has already begun building a strong editorial team signing
political commentators/bloggers Keli Goff and Lenny McAllister, new
media trailblazer Norman Rich, celebrity blogger Liz Burr and music
journalist Carlton Hargro. Content partners include Roc4Life, The Magic
Johnson Foundation, 21st Century Foundation, BlackBoxOffice.com,
Creative Loafing and The Kaiser Family Foundation.