Journalists on the move – Week of July 1

by | Jul 1, 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

Axios: Jennifer Kingson (@jenniferkingson) has been appointed Managing Editor of Business. Michele Salcedo (@michelesalcedo) has been named Breaking News Desk Editor.

Financial Times: Bethan Staton (@bethanstaton) has been named Reporter, covering public policy.

New York Post, The: Jon Levine (@levinejonathan) has been appointed Political Reporter.

New York Times, The: Matina Stevis-Gridneff (@MatinaStevis) has been named Brussels Correspondent. Kashmir Hill (@kashhill) has been appointed Business Enterprise Reporter. Jake Grovum (@jgrovum) has been named Social Strategy Editor.

Thomson Reuters: Echo Wang (@deer_echo_) has been appointed M&A Reporter.

Wall Street Journal, The: Talal Ansari (@TalalNAnsari) has been appointed Reporter. Katy Ferek (@KatyStech) has been named Business and Policy Reporter.


Bloomberg: Jeremy Khan (@jeremyakahn) has left.

Business and Commerce

Forbes: Kelly Anne Smith (@keywordkelly) has been appointed Personal Finance Reporter.

PC360: Heather Turner (@PC_360) has been named Digital Managing Editor.

Culture, Entertainment and the Arts

Forward, The: is now focussing on online operations only (@Jdforward).

Healthcare and Medicine

Advantage Business Marketing: the private equity backed publisher of titles including R&D Magazine, Laboratory Equipment and ECN has ceased operations (@B2BAdvantage).

Politics, Government and Education

American Lawyer, The: Samantha Stokes (@stokessamanthaj) has been appointed Staff Reporter.

Technology and Telecoms

MIT Technology Review: Tanya Basu (@techreview) has been appointed Senior Reporter.

Travel, Transport and Logistics

Automotive News: Terry Kosdrosky (@terrykoz) has been appointed Assistant Online Editor/Social Media Coordinator.


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News and Media (National)

Daily Star Online: Michael Moran (@TheMichaelMoran) has been appointed Audience Writer.

Vice: Phoebe Hurst (@phoebejanehurst) has been named Managing Editor.

YOU: Georgia Shepheard (@g_shepheard) has been appointed Social Media Editor.

News and Media (Regional)

Coventry Telegraph: Emma Ray (@EmRayNewsEd) has been appointed Head of Audience.

Express & Star: James Vukmirovic (@jamesvukmirovic) has been named Community Reporter.

Hackney Gazette: Daniel Bennett (@dandbennett97) has been appointed Sports Reporter.

Isle of Wight County Press: Megan Baynes (@iwcponline) has been named Associate Editor.

Business and Commerce

Investors Chronicle: Zayani Bhatt (@ZayaniBhatt) has been appointed Personal Finance Writer.

Legal Week: Krishnan Nair (@KrishnanNair5) has been named Deputy News Editor.

Modern Work Magazine: Jessica Hayden (@_JessHayden) has been appointed Digital Editor.

Construction, Real Estate and Manufacturing

Northern Builder: John Hooks (@BUILDERMAG) has been named Editor.

Consumer Lifestyle

BuzzFeed UK: Sam Cleal (@sam_cleal) has been named Content Producer.

Chat: Helena Cartwright (@helenacart) has been appointed Travel Editor.

Closer: Neeru Sharma (@neerusharma_) has been named Acting Lifestyle Editor.

ELLE UK: Jameela Elfaki (@elleuk) has been appointed Deputy Picture Editor.

FoodBev Magazine: Bryony Andrews (@bryonyfoodbev) has been named Senior Editor.

Technology and Telecoms

IT Pro: Dale Walker (@dale_a_walker) has been appointed Deputy Editor.


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