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Title: Presentation Desk
Contact: 239-435-3470 | Send VICKY an email



Vicky Bowles, who joined the Naples Daily News in 2005, is presentation news editor, supervising the copy desk in designing and editing the print edition.

She previously spent 17 years in editorial management at American Media Inc. in Boca Raton, Fla., in such positions as senior executive editor of the National Examiner, deputy editor of the National Enquirer’s international edition, associate editor of the Weekly World News and reporter for the National Enquirer.

She and her husband moved to Florida from Dallas in 1988, seeking warm weather and a place to sail their catamarans year-round.

In Dallas, she spent eight years with United Press International as a senior desk editor and entertainment reporter, two years as vice president for public relations of a literary and advertising agency, one year in auto racing public relations with the Dallas Grand Prix Co. and the Can-Am Association, and two years as an edition editor at TV Guide.

She holds a B.A. in English Literature from the University of Texas at Austin, where she was entertainment editor and layout editor for the award-winning campus newspaper, the Daily Texan.


Position History

  • Presentation Desk
    01/01/2009 - current
  • News Editor
    01/28/2008 - 01/01/2009