NEW YORK: Goodman Media International, headed by Tom Goodman, has
named three new "senior counsel" to increase its national reach. They
include Maggie Simpson, formerly a VP of PR at CNN. She will be based in
Washington, DC, while Scott Richardson, a former VP of public affairs
for A&E, will assist the firm from Kansas. Sybil Alicia MacDonald is
based in LA, and has worked for Nickelodeon. Former staff member Abbie
Joseph is also becoming a senior counsel.