fbpx

Journalists on the move – Week of July 2

by | Jul 2, 2018 | Media Moves

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

USA AND CANADA

Follow us on Twitter @MEDIAlertUSA and @MEDIAlertCANADA

News and Media

Denver Post: hires Jessica Seaman (@denverpost) as a Healthcare Reporter.

Insider Louisville: hires Caitlin Bowling (@CaitlinBowling) as News Editor.

New York Times: hires Lauretta Charlton (@laurettaland) as Editor of Race/Related, a team that covers race issues. Jennifer Senior (@JenSeniorNY) joins as an Opinion Columnist, effective in September. Her columns will appear in audio form.

Wall Street Journal: hires James Fanelli (@fanellijames) as Greater New York Bureau Chief. Michael Howard Saul has been named (@MichaelHwrdSaul) Page One News Editor.

Washington Post: hires Laura Meckler (@laurameckler) as National Education Reporter. Elite Truong joins (@elitetruong) as Deputy Editor for strategic initiatives.

Broadcasting

CNBC.com: promotes Angelica LaVito (@angelicalavito) to News Associate covering healthcare and pharmaceuticals. Steve Kovach (@stevekovach) joins as Technology Editor, effective in July.

NBC News Digital: hires David Ingram (@David_Ingram) as a Technology Reporter, effective July 9. He will remain in San Francisco.

Business and Commerce

Bloomberg Economics: hires Shawn Donnan (@sdonnan) as a Senior Reporter focusing on world trade and globalization.

CNNMoney: hires Chuck Squatriglia (@WiredChuck) as Senior Tech Editor.

Quartz: hires Simone Stolzoff (@SimoneStolzoff) as a San Francisco-based Technology Reporter.

Consumer Lifestyle

Allure: promotes Jessica Chia (@jess_chia) to Executive Beauty Editor.

Healthcare and Medicine

Meredith Corporation: appoints Amy Conway (@MeredithCorp) as Editor-in-Chief of Health.

Sports and Leisure

SoulCycle: hires Gregory Gittrich (@gittrich) as Senior VP of Digital Media. The company, which offers fitness classes, is planning to launch a media division.

UK

Follow us on Twitter: @UKMEDIAlert

News and Media (National)

Daily Star: Martin Coulter (@martincoulterds) has been named News Reporter.

Daily Telegraph: Sherelle Jacobs (@Sherelle_E_J) has been appointed Assistant Comment Editor.

Freelancer: Peter Yeung (@ptr_yeung) is available for freelance commissions and is mostly interested in data, weird social phenomena, food, films, music, visual arts and travel.

News and Media (Regional)

Bolton News, The: Karl Holbrook (@karldholbrook) has been appointed News Editor.

EADT: Jessica Hill (@EADT24) has been named Business Writer.

Essex Chronicle: Simon Murfitt (@simonmurfitt1) has been named Head of Print.

Evening Standard: Olivia Tobin (@oliviat_93) has been appointed Online Reporter.

Express & Echo: Jim Parker (@hejimparker) has left.

Ham & High: Emma Youle (@emmayoule) has joined Private Eye.

Johnston Press Yorkshire: Carl Cavaghan (@carlgavaghan) has been named Local Democracy Reporter.

Scarborough News: Ed Asquith (@EdAsquith) has retired.

Broadcasting

BBC Breakfast: Josh Parry (@joshparry) has been named Broadcast Journalist.

Technology and Telecoms

Videogamer.com: Colm Ahern (@Colm_Ahern) has been named Editor.

 

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

3 ways you can improve the brand affinity of your company

3 ways you can improve the brand affinity of your company

Brand affinity refers to the solid emotional connection that customers have with your brand. This often depends on factors like your brand message, quality of service or products, and the intentionality you show towards making sure your customers are satisfied....

Understanding blockchain PR: What it is and why we need it

Understanding blockchain PR: What it is and why we need it

The world around us is changing by the minute. In fact, every time you take a breath, a single breath, millions of transactions are occurring in cyberspace. Until this point in time, most transactions were part of an organized system of central banks, owned by...