Journalists on the move – Week of January 13

by | Jan 13, 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

Martinez News-Gazette: has ceased its print publication (@MartinezGazette).

Wall Street Journal: Dave Sebastian (@depsebastian) has been appointed Reporter.


CNBC: Bill Griffeth (@BillGriffeth) is relinquishing daily anchoring duties but will remain as an Anchor-at-Large.

CNBC: Elizabeth Schulze (@eschulze) has moved from the London office to the D.C. Bureau, where she will be working as a Multimedia Reporter.

CNBC: Annie Palmer (@annierpalmer) is now covering Amazon related news.

Inc. Magazine: Scott Omelianuk (@scottomelianuk) has been appointed Editor-in-Chief.

NBC News: Stephanie Ruhle (@SRuhle) has been promoted to Senior Business Correspondent.

Business and Commerce

Bloomberg: Aaron Kessler (@akesslerdc) has been hired to spearhead an investigative unit across environment and government industries.

Bloomberg Law: Perry Cooper (@perryecooper) has been named Reporter. He will cover patent appeals at the Federal Circuit.

Denver Business Journal: James Rodriguez (@jamie_rod) has been named Commercial Real Estate Reporter.

Dow Jones: Max Bernhard (@mxbernhard) has left and is now available for freelance work. He is currently in Hong Kong covering the pro-democracy protests. Long term, he will be based in Tokyo.

Quartz: Kevin Delaney (@delaney) has joined Opinion for six months to help lead the department’s next big project.

San Antonio Business Journal: Mitchell Parton (@RealEstateSABJ) has been appointed Commercial Real Estate and Retail Reporter.

S&P Global Platts: Jacquelyn Melinek (@jacqmelinek) has been named Reporter.

Tax Notes: Alexis Gravely (@_alexiswashere) has joined as Reporter, covering tax policy.

Healthcare and Medicine

Kaiser Health News: Rachana D. Pradhan (@rachanadixit) has joined and will report on how policy decisions are impacting the public’s life.

Technology and Telecoms

Recode: Shirin Ghaffary (@shiringhaffary) has been promoted to Senior Reporter, covering social media and big tech.


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News and Media (National)

Daily Express Online: Martina Bet (@martinabettt) has been appointed Political Specialist.

Financial Times (London): Danny Leigh (@dannytheleigh) has been named Chief Film Writer.

News and Media (Regional)

In Your Area: Ed Walker (@ed_walker86) has been appointed Editor-in-Chief.


Euronews: Alex Morgan (@NewsAMorgan) has been named Senior Digital Correspondent.

Sky News: Noel Phillips (@noel_phillips) has been appointed News Correspondent.

Sky News: Nick Sutton (@suttonnick) has been named Head of Digital Output.

Sky Sports News: Mark Alford (@alfie_alford) has been named Director.

Consumer Lifestyle

Cosmopolitan: Laura Capon (@laucapon) has been appointed Deputy Beauty Editor.

Drapers: Gabriele Dirvanauskas (@Gabriele_tweets) has been named Fashion Editor.

Freelance: Helen Turnbull (@helenturnblad) is available for commissions. She covers health, women’s interest and lifestyle.

Freelance: Alison Davidson (@alisonstylist) is available for commissions. She covers lifestyle, interiors and home interest.

Hello!: Arianna Chatzidakis (@ariannachatz) has been appointed Creative Content Director.

Professional Beauty: Eleanor Vousden (@eleanorvousden) has been named Content Writer.

Technology and Telecoms

Freelance: Carly Pope (@CarlyPage_) is available for commissions, covering technology news.


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