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Journalists on the move – Week of August 10

by | Aug 10, 2020 | Media Moves

Here you have it! The most notable journalist and media industry moves of the past week.

USA AND CANADA

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News and Media

Bloomberg News: Danielle Bochove (@daniellebochove) has been named Toronto Bureau Chief.

New York Times, The: Ashley Calloway-Blatch (@editoroffduty) has joined the Metro department to anchor its night operations.

Washington Post, The: Meryl Kornfield (@merylkornfield) has joined the general assignment news desk, covering breaking news and enterprise stories.

Broadcasting

CNBC: Kate Fazzini (@katefazzini) is leaving the news organization.

WGBH News: Carrie Saldo (@wgbhnews) and Megan Woolhouse have joined as Reporters. Carrie is covering Worcester County related news. Megan is focusing on education.

Business and Commerce

Bloomberg: Drew Armstrong (@ArmstrongDrew) is now Senior Editor for Healthcare.

Bloomberg Law: Ayanna Alexander (@aalex413) is now covering social justice.

Business Insider: Danni Santana (@entersandan) has joined as Associate Retail Editor.

Business Insider: Caroline Hroncich (@chroncich1) has been appointed Careers Editor.

Forbes: has named Vidhi Choudhary (@vidhitweets) as a News Reporter.

Culture, Entertainment and the Arts

New Yorker, The: Sandra Garcia (@NewYorker) has been appointed Editorial Interactives Director. She starts at the end of August.

UK

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News and Media (National)

Sunday Times: Nicola Jeal (@jealnicola) has been named Features & Lifestyle Director across the Times (London) and Sunday Times.

Telegraph Sport: Oliver Brown (@oliverbrown_tel) has been named Chief Sports Writer.

News and Media (Regional)

Northern Echo: Hannah Chapman (@hcecho) has left.

Broadcasting

BBC Radio Merseyside: Jessie Aru Phillips (@jessieaphillips) has been named Presenter for the Saturday Breakfast Show.

BBC World Service: Alistair Riddell (@Al_Riddell) has been named Senior Journalist.

Business and Commerce

Buyshares.co.uk: Gary Macfarlane (@gary_mcfarlane) has joined as Financial Editor and Analyst.

Consumer Lifestyle

Style Cartel: Macarena Morilla Dominguez (@stylecartel) has been appointed Fashion News Contributor.

Freelancer: Janet Harmer (@janetharmer) is available for commissions. She covers hospitality, hotel trade and family interest.

Technology and Telecoms

Tom’s Guide: Paul Douglas (@pdouglas) has been named Content Director across T3.com, Fit&Well and Tom’s Guide.

Travel, Transport and Logistics

Your Holiday & Cruise Magazine: Steve Newman (@steevnewman) has been appointed Social Media Manager.

 

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