Yahoo Inc. has announced that Sharon Carty is the new Editor-in-Chief of the recently launched digital magazine, Yahoo Autos. Sharon will lead a talented group of automotive experts including Managing Editor Justin Hyde, Editor-at-Large Alex Lloyd and Road Test Editor Aki Sugawara.
“We continue to add dynamic editors to our growing digital magazines and we’re thrilled to have Sharon Carty join the Yahoo Autos team,” said Susan Kittenplan, VP & Executive Editor, New Media Initiatives. “Sharon’s deep experience in the auto industry coupled with her background in digital media makes her a perfect leader for the team.”
“Autos is one of the most exciting industries to cover,” Carty said. “It’s a combination of blue-collar grit and white-collar business strategy, with a dash of Hollywood. Yahoo Autos will tell stories that tap into that excitement, and will bridge the gap between enthusiasts and your average consumer.”