Journalists on the move – Week of August 12th

by | Aug 12, 2019 | Media Moves

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


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News and Media

Courier-Journal, The: Dahlia Ghabour (@JBJDahlia) has been named Restaurant Reporter.

Dallas Morning News: Dianne Solis (@disolis) returns to the title as Senior Immigration Reporter.

Pacific Publishing Company: has acquired Nevada Appeal (@nevadaappeal), Lahontan Valley News (@FallonNews), The Record-Courier (@RecordCourierNV) and Northern Nevada View (@NNBizView).

Seattle Times: Katherine Khashimova Long (@_katya_long) has been appointed Staff Reporter and will report on real estate and the ports.

Thomson Reuters: Yingzhi Yang (@yingzhi_yang) has been named Technology Reporter, with a focus on Chinese technology.

Virginian-Pilot, The: Kris Worrell (@virginianpilot) has been named Editor.

Wall Street Journal, The: Barbar Chai (@barbarachai) has left. Josée Rose (@joseerose616) has been appointed elections editor and will work across the newsroom to coordinate all aspects of the 2020 election coverage.

Washington Post, The: Heather Kelly (@washingtonpost) has been named Reporter, covering the ways technology affects everyday life, including education, entertainment, financial situations, health, relationships and work.

Business and Commerce

Adweek: Ryan Barwick (@ryanbarwick) has been appointed Reporter, covering the travel sector, including news regarding airlines, cruise ships and hotels.

Bloomberg: Cynthia Koons (@cynthialkoons) has joined in a “wide-range enterprise reporting” role as Senior Reporter.

Business Insider: Monica Chin (@mcsquared96) has been named Senior Technology Reporter.

Business Record, The: Emily Barske (@emilybarske) has been appointed Associate Editor.

Inc. Magazine: Matt Haber (@matthaber) has been named San Francisco Bureau Chief.

Milwaukee Business Journal: Margaret Naczek (@MNaczekMBJ) has been named Manufacturing and Tourism Reporter.

St. Paul Business Journal: Deena Winter (@deenafaywinter) has joined and will cover residential real estate, homebuilding and manufacturing.


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News and Media (National)

Daily Express: Neil Randon (@NRandonFactor) has been named Assistant Racing Editor.

Daily Mirror: Darren Witcoop (@DarrenOWitcoop) has been appointed Assistant Sport Content Editor.

Daily Star: Simon Cass (@simon_cass) has been named Assistant Sport Content Editor.

News and Media (Regional)

Cambridgeshire Live: Lauren Brown (@Laurenrbrown95) has been named Content Director.

Eastern Daily Press: Michael Bailey (@michaeljbailey) has been appointed Sports Journalist.


BBC News & Current Affairs: George Bowden (@georgebowden) has been appointed Journalist.

Loose Women: Laura Hills (@laurachills) has been named Showbiz Producer.

Pulse 1: Henry Winter (@henry_winter_) has been appointed Acting News & Sports Editor.

Business and Commerce

New Food: Bethan Grylls (@bethgrylls) has been named Editor.

Consumer Lifestyle

GQ: Daphne Bugler (@daphnemb96) has been appointed Social Media Assistant.

Hello:! Chloe Ash (@hellomag) has been named Junior Social Editor.

Luxury Lifestyle Magazine: Nick Gibbens (@nickgibbens) has been appointed Editor-in-Chief.

Marie Claire: Lucy Reber (@le_reber) has been named Acting Fashion Editor.

Pink News UK: Ellen Stewart (@ellenRstewart) has been appointed Content Director.

Technology and Telecoms

AV Magazine: Clive Couldwell (@clivecouldwell) and Zoe Mutter (@ZoeOdetteEmily) have been appointed Group Editor and Editor respectively.


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