Journalists on the move – Week of December 14

by | Dec 14, 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

Atlantic, The: Nicholas Thompson (@nxthompson) has been appointed Chief Executive Officer.

Boston Globe: Penelope Overton (@plovertonpph) has joined the investigative “Spotlight” team as part of a partnership between the Portland Press-Herald and the Boston Globe.

US News & World Report: Susannah Snider (@sussnider) has been appointed Senior Editor for financial advisor.


National Public Radio: Scott Saloway (@ScottSaloway) has joined the team on Morning Edition.

WFYI: has appointed Pria Mahadevan (@priamaha) as its Business and Economy Reporter.

Business and Commerce

Bloomberg News: Yudith Ho (@yudithho) has been appointed Jakarta Bureau Chief.

Bloomberg News: Ott Ummelas (@ottummelas) is now the Nordic team leader for government and economic news.

Bloomberg News: Lizzy Burden (@lizzzburden) has joined and will cover economy and trade.

Financial Times: Demetri Sevastopulo (@Dimi) has been appointed US-China Correspondent based in Washington. Rob Armstrong (@rbrtrmstrng) returns to the FT’s opinion pages in New York as U.S. Financial Commentator.

South Florida Business Journal: Michael Adams (@sfbjme) has left the paper.

Technology and Telecoms

Digiday: has named Sara Jerde (@SaraJerde) as its Managing Editor.

Markup, The: has appointed Corin Faife (@corintxt) as a Data Reporter.


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News and Media (Regional)

Pink News: Hilary Mitchell (@Hilary_W) has been appointed Audience Editor.

Business and Commerce

Business Insider UK: Samuel Horti (@samuelhorti) has been named Business Editor.

Consumer Lifestyle

BEAST Magazine: Lara Mills (@Beastmag_london) has been named Editor.

British Vogue: Ituna Oke (@BritishVogue) has been appointed Acting Retail and Events Editor.

Face, The: Brooke McCord (@BrookeMcCord) has been promoted to Digital Director.

Goodtoknow.co.uk: Lydia Swinscoe (@LydiaSwinscoe) has been named Digital News Editor.

Woman & Home: Lucy Abbersteen (@lucyabbersteen) has been appointed Junior Beauty News Editor.

Healthcare and Medicine

Wellness Edit: Lucy Miller (@wellness_edit) has been named Health Editor.

Sports and Leisure

Angling Times: Steve Prentice (@angling_times) has been named Managing Director.

Hook, The: Mared Parry (@maredparry) has joined as Entertainment & Lifestyle Reporter.

North East Sports News: Joe Willis (@joewillisnews) has been named Editor.

Technology and Telecoms

Tom’s Guide: James Archer (@tomsguide) has been appointed Audio Editor.


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