Journalists on the move – Week of August 31

by | Aug 31, 2020 | 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

Argus Leader: Makenzie Huber (@MakenzieHuber) has been named Business Reporter.

Detroit Free Press: has appointed Chanel Stitt (@freep) as a Business Reporter, with a focus on minority businesses, entrepreneurs and nonprofits.

Washington Post: Jacob Bogage (@jacobbogage) has joined as Breaking News Reporter.

Business and Commerce

Business Insider: has appointed Samantha Stokes (@businessinsider) as Professional Services Reporter, with a focus on consulting firms and accounting firms.

Insider News: Jennifer H. Cunningham (@jhcunningham) has been named Executive Editor.

Forbes Advisor: Taylor Tepper (@TaylorTepper) has been appointed Retirement Writer.

Fort Wayne Business Weekly: Doug LeDuc (@fwbusiness) has retired.

Morning Brew: Hayden Field (@haydenfield) has joined as Emerging Tech Writer, working on the Emerging Tech Brew section.

WSJ: John Simons (@thinksimons) is now Deputy Coverage Chief for Health & Science.

Culture, Entertainment and the Arts

New Yorker: Sandra Garcia (@S_Evangelina) has been appointed Editorial Interactives Director, with a focus on the title’s multimedia offerings.


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News and Media (National)

Financial Times, The: Emma Boyde (@emmaboyde) has been named ETF News Editor.

Independent, The: Kuba Shand-Baptiste (@kubared) has been appointed Acting Deputy Editor (Voices desk) & Columnist.

News and Media (Regional)

Glasgow Live: Carla Jenkins (@caarlaajenkins) has been appointed News Reporter.

Henley Standard: Gee Harland (@geeharland) has been named Reporter.

Irish Examiner, The: Aisling Kiernan (@aisling_kiernan) has been appointed Munster Business Reporter.


BBC Health: Fergus Walsh (@BBCFergusWalsh) has been promoted to Medical Editor.

Bloomberg: Tom Metcalf (@tommetcalf123) has recently been appointed Team Leader for the UK Finance team, based in London. He was previously a reporter on the Wealth team.

ITV: Ade Rawcliffe (@ITV) has been appointed Director of Diversity & Inclusion.

Business and Commerce

Interactive Investor: Kyle Caldwell (@k_s_caldwell) has been named Collectives Editor.

Consumer Lifestyle

Luxe Magazine: Elysia Agnew (@ElysiaJane) has been named Head of Content.

Vingt Sept Magazine: Reiss Higgins (@VingtSeptMag) has been named Partnerships & Collaborations Manager.

Sports and Leisure

Athletic, The: Dan Sheldon (@dansheldonsport) has been named Southampton FC Reporter.

Football.London: Greg Johnson (@Football_LDN) has been promoted to Head of Clubs.


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