Denise Martin Headed to

Ex-LAT staff writer named site’s West Coast news editor

Quick staffing note: Denise Martin, staff writer at the Los Angeles Times and former television reporter at Variety, has been named West Coast news editor at

Joe Flint congratulated her via Twitter thusly:

Congrats to @denisemartin, new West Coast News Editor for Waiting for the first all "Glee" and Parks & Rec pages.

Last month, Open Gate Capital, which owns TV Guide, struck a deal with Lionsgate, which owns the website, to run content from the magazine on the eponymous site, bringing to an end a rather confusing arrangement.

The magazine and site split in 2008 when Macrovision sold each in separate deals.