Ticker: Bowman’s Job, Lazar’s Trend, Shriver’s Cause

By Chris Ariens 

  • Tom Bowman has been promoted to Executive Producer of News/Editorial at FBN, reporting to Bill Shine and Brian Jones. Previously, he was the executive producer of “Imus in the Morning.”
  • Shira Lazar, co-Founder and host of What’s Trending, is joining HLN as a contributor to “The Daily Share,” the 5-hour afternoon program that aggregates social media news and lifestyle content. Lazar will continue to lead What’s Trending.
  • NBC’s Maria Shriver has launched the Wipe Out Alzheimer’s Challenge, enlisting A list celebrities and politicians in an urgent, grassroots fight against the disease that plagued her father in the final 8 years of his life.