Reuters Exclusive: Huff Post Executive Lauren Kapp to Exit After Just Three Months
Lauren Kapp, one of Arianna Huffington’s key advisors at the Huffington Post Media Group, is leaving the company, effective August 1.
She is leaving for personal reasons, an AOL spokeswoman confirmed.
Kapp was hired by AOL’s influential news site in April as senior vice president global strategy, marketing and communications.
Kapp did not immediately respond to calls for comment.
Before joining AOL, Kapp spent a decade at NBC Universal where she was the top communications executive and a member of NBC News president Steve Capus’ inner circle. She was instrumental in promoting and branding some of the news division’s most popular programs including “Today,” “Nightly News with Brian Williams” and “Meet the Press.”