Journalists on the move – Week of December 9

by | Dec 9, 2019 | Media Moves

We’ll be back with a new issue of Press Moves on Jan. 6. Happy holidays!

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

USA AND CANADA

Follow us on Twitter @Press_Moves

News and Media

Axios: Kyle Daly (@axios) has been appointed Technology Editor.

Wall Street Journal, The: Cory Schouten (@CorySchouten) has taken on an expanded role as New Formats Editor.

Wall Street Journal, The: Robin Kwong (@RobinKwong) has been appointed Newsroom Innovation Chief.

Washington Post, The: Lyndsey Layton (@lyndseylayton) has been appointed Deputy Editor (Climate & Environment Team).

Broadcasting

MSNBC: Stephanie Brumsey(@sabrumsey) has joined the Kasie DC show at MSNBC as Segment Producer.

Business and Commerce

Bloomberg: Akshat Rathi (@AkshatRathi) has been named Energy and Climate Reporter. He will be based in the London office.

Bloomberg: Alastair Marsh (@AlastairJMarsh) is now covering finance in relation to climate change. He was previously working on cryptocurrencies.

Business Insider: Caroline Hroncich (@chroncich1) has been appointed Associate Editor (Career and Strategy).

Financial Times: Claire Bushey (@FinancialTimes) is joining the Chicago bureau to lead reporting on manufacturing in the American Midwest.

Louisville Business First: Sarah Shadburne (@BFLouSarah) has been appointed Reporter.

S&P Global: Tracy Cook (@tmcook23) has been appointed Digital Content Editor.

Washington Business Journal: Katishi Maake (@katishimaake) has changed to a new role as Hospitality, Retail & Sports Business Reporter.

Culture, Entertainment and the Arts

Bloomberg: Kelly Gilblom (@KellyGilblom) has relocated to Los Angeles to cover entertainment.

New Yorker, The: Emily Nussbaum (@emilynussbaum), the magazine’s Pulitzer Prize-winning television critic, will be expanding her writing into other areas to include profiles, reported pieces, and essays. Doreen St. Félix (@NewYorker), who writes for the magazine and website on a range of cultural and political topics, will be the magazine’s new Television Critic.

Travel, Transport and Logistics

Jalopnik: Patrick George (@Jalopnik) has left and not yet been replaced.

UK

Follow us on Twitter @Press_Moves

News and Media (National)

Daily Telegraph: Craig Simpson (@craig_simpson_) has been appointed Arts News Reporter.

Evening Standard: Susannah Butler (@susannahbutter) has been named Comment Editor and Senior Features Writer.

Independent, The: Melissa Reddy (@melissareddy_) and Vithushan Ehantharajah (@Vitu_E) have been appointed Senior Football Correspondent and Sports Features Writer respectively.

News and Media (Regional)

Basingstoke Gazette: Katie French (@journokatie) has been appointed Editor.

Bristol Live: John Evely (@johnevely_bpost) has been appointed Chief Rugby Writer.

Chronicle, The: Helen Dalby (@helendalby) has been named Editor-in-Chief.

EC1 Echo: David Floyd (@davidsocialsp) and Oliver Bennett (@olibennett) are points of contact for the recently launched free newspaper, which covers the Clerkenwell and EC1 postcode area of London.

Maidenhead Advertiser: George Roberts (@GeorgeR_BM) has been appointed Chief Reporter.

Broadcasting

BBC News and Current Affairs: Shaimaa Khalil (@shaimaakhalil) has been named Sydney Correspondent.

Business and Commerce

HR Magazine: Jo Gallacher (@jogallacher) has been appointed Editor.

Investment Week: Katrina Lloyd (@KatrinaLloydIW) has been promoted to Editor-in-Chief.

Square Mile Magazine: Sam Hancock (@samhancock95) has been appointed Junior Online Writer/City Reporter.

Construction, Real Estate and Manufacturing

Building: Alice Lloyd (@alicell_journo) has been appointed Reporter.

Consumer Lifestyle

Cosmopolitan: Ingeborg van Lotringen (@cosmopolitanuk) has been named Beauty Director.

 

Take control of your profile and let us update your details so that communications professionals are able to reach you with relevant news and content, or send your comments or suggestions to researchrequests@agilitypr.com.

Daily PR Updates

Essential PR industry news, opinion, and analysis delivered to your inbox daily.

Agility PR Solutions
Agility PR Solutions provides powerful, yet easy to use media database, monitoring, and analytics solutions for tomorrow’s communicators. Since 2003, clients have trusted our tools and services to help them identify and connect with influencers, capture coverage, and measure impact of everything they do. Whether we do it for you or help you do it yourself, our team of media experts make it easy to monitor and measure traditional, broadcast, social and online coverage.

RECENT ARTICLES

2020’s Loyalty Leaders: COVID, economy alter brand allegiances

2020’s Loyalty Leaders: COVID, economy alter brand allegiances

It’s certainly been a challenging year for retailers—and a devastating one for many. The COVID crisis and the resulting economic fallout have put brands to the test, and a newly released Loyalty Leaders List from customer engagement research consultancy Brand Keys...