Journalists on the move – Week of February 25

by | Feb 25, 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

Atlantic, The: hires Peter Nicholas (@PeterAtlantic) as White House Correspondent, effective in March.

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: promotes James B. Nelson (@jamesbnelson) to Business Editor.

New York Times: hires Carol Rosenberg (@carolrosenberg) as a National Security Reporter focusing on the Guantánamo Bay military prison.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: promotes Keith Burris (@PittsburghPG) to Executive Editor.

Wall Street Journal: appoints Mike Bird (@birdyword) as a Heard on the Street Columnist in Hong Kong. Wall Street Journal hires Viveca Novak (@vjn) as Justice and Judiciary Editor.

Washington Examiner: hires Cassidy Morrison (@CassMorrison94) as a Healthcare Policy Reporter.

Washington Post: promotes Colby Itkowitz (@colbyitkowitz) to Breaking News Reporter for national politics. Mark Seibel (@markseibel) is named Technology Policy Editor.

Business and Commerce

Adweek: hires Shoshana Wodinsky (@swodinsky) as a Technology Reporter. Her beat will include Facebook and YouTube advertising.

Washington Business Journal: Robert Terry (@WBJonline) leaves for a communications job with Ambu Inc., a medical technology company.

Healthcare and Medicine

Medqor: hires Chaunie Brusie (@AXISImagingNews) as Associate Editor of Clinical Lab Products, 24×7, and Axis Imaging News.

Medical, Marketing & Media: hires Steve Madden (@MMMnews) as Editor-in-Chief.

Stat: hires Shraddha Chakradhar (@scchak) as Lead Writer for “Morning Rounds,” the daily e-newsletter.

Politics, Government and Education

Politico: hires Alexandra S. Levine (@Ali_Lev) as Lead Writer for the “Morning Tech” newsletter.

Sports and Leisure

Outsports: hires Dawn Ennis (@lifeafterdawn) as Managing Editor. The website from Vox Media covers LGBTQ issues in sports.


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Heart London: Alice May Dear (@according2al) has been appointed Staff Writer.

ITV News West Country: Alex Wood (@mralexwood) has been named Production Journalist.

Construction, Real Estate and Manufacturing

Industry Europe: Steven Gislam (@IndustryEurope) has been appointed Editor.

Packaging Europe: Victoria Hattersley (@packagingeurope) has been named Senior Writer.

Consumer Lifestyle

Red: Rosie Green (@RosieGreenBQ) has been appointed Contributing Editor.

Who What Wear: Hannah McGhee (@HKMcGhee) has been named Executive Director/Editor.

Healthcare and Medicine

Nursing in Practice: Mimi Launder (@mimilaunder) has been appointed Reporter.

Travel, Transport and Logistics

Classic Military Vehicle: Andrew Stone (@andrewstonedd) has been appointed Editor.


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