Where did they go? Journalists on the move week of May 16

by | May 19, 2016 | Media Moves

Notable journalist and media industry moves:

  • Mashable: Jason Abbruzzese moves up from business reporter to business editor, replacing the outgoing Heidi Moore.
  • Fox Business Network: Tech reporter Jo Ling Kent is moving on. Destination as of now is unknown.
  • American Banker: Welcomes Allison Prang, who formerly covered tech and tourism at The Post & Courier, as its new community bank reporter, effective June 1.
  • The News & Observer: Pressley Baird is hired as the editor of College Town, a new site serving students of UNC, NC State, North Carolina Central, and Duke.
  • Los Angeles Times: Erstwhile image editor Marques Harper is appointed new fashion editor.
  • New England Center for Investigative Reporting: Burt Glass becomes the NECIR’s executive director, effective July 1, moving on from his role as same at the Center for Investigative Reporting in California.
  • Vanity Fair: Hires former MSNBC producer Eric Leffler as executive producer of video.
  • Men’s Journal: Lures away Men’s Health senior editor Clint Carter and appoints him as its own senior editor.
  • CNNMoney: Senior multiplatform editor Leezel Tanglao is promoted to assistant managing editor of programming.
  • TheKnot.com: Makes Esther Lee, of Us Weekly staff editor fame, its new senior news editor.

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