Journalists on the move – Week of July 22

by | Jul 22, 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

Boston Globe: Larry Edelman (@GlobeNewsEd) has been appointed Business Columnist.

Chicago Defender: the title has ceased its print edition and is now online only (@ChiDefender).

Reuters: Stephen Eisenhammer (@seisenhammer) has returned to Brazil. He will Senior Enterprise Correspondent, based in Sao Paulo.


Bloomberg: Simon Foy (@simon_foy) has been appointed Freelance Transport Journalist. He will be based in the London office.

NBC News: Emily Pandise (@emilypandise) has been promoted to Associate Producer (Business).

Treasure Coast Business: the team behind Indian River Magazine have launched quarterly magazine Treasure Coast Business, which serves St. Lucie, Martin, Indian River and Okeechobee counties. Gregory Enns (@indianrivermag) is point of contact.

Business and Commerce

Business Insider, The: John Hewitt-Jones (@Insider_John) has been promoted to Senior Reporter. He will based in the New York office.

Financial Times: Lilah Raptopoulos (@lilahrap) has been appointed US Head of Audience Engagement. Lauren Fedor (@LaurenFedor) has joined the Washington bureau as Acting US Political Correspondent.

MarketWatch: Steven Goldstein (@mktwgoldstein) is moving to the London office to take on the role of European Markets Editor for the title.

RIAIntel: Michael Thrasher (@mike_thrasher) has been named Reporter.

Silicon Business Valley Journal: Allison Levitsky (@Levitskyyy) has been appointed Tech Reporter.

Washington Business Journal: Vandana Sinha (@VandanaWashBiz) has been promoted to Editor.

Yahoo! Finance: Anjalee Khemlani (@anjkhem) has been appointed Reporter.

Technology and Telecoms

Digital Trends: John Velasco (@John_C_Velasco) and Corey Gaskin (@digitaltrends) have joined as Smart Home Editor and Associate Editor (Mobile Team) respectively.

Motherboard: Janus Rose (@zenalbatross) has joined as Senior Editor.


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News and Media (National)

Financial Times: Alex Barker (@alexebarker) has been named Global Media Editor.

Independent, The: Adam White (@__adamwhite) has been appointed Culture Reporter.

PA Media: Jemma Crew (@jemmacrew) has been named Health & Science Reporter.

News and Media (Regional)

Edinburgh Evening News: Shona Verity Elliott (@shonaverity1) and Jacob Farr (@Jacobfarr31) have been appointed Disability & Equalities Reporter and Community Reporter (North Edinburgh and Leith) respectively.

Greenock Telegraph: Christopher Dodds (@chrissydodds_) has been named Freelance Sports Reporter.

Irish Times: Shauna Bowers (@shaunabowerss) has been appointed News Reporter.

Norwich Evening News: Casey Cooper-Fiske (@casey_cf) has been named Trainee Reporter.


BBC Radio 1: Lorna Clarke (@BBCR1) has been appointed Controller of Pop Music.

BBC Radio 4: Mohit Bakaya (@mohitbakaya) has been named Controller.

BBC Radio 5 Live: Jonathan Wall (@wallj10) has been appointed Controller.

Digital Spy: Gabriella Geisinger (@gmgeisinger) has been named Deputy Movies Editor.

Business and Commerce

Economist Intelligence Unit: Elizabeth Sukkar (@E_Sukkar) has been appointed Senior Editor.

International Financing Review: Edward Clark (@ifrtweets) has been named Credit Market Reporter.

Construction, Real Estate and Manufacturing

Construction News: Lem Bingley (@CN_Lem) has been appointed Editor.

Consumer Lifestyle

Bella: Alexandra Meyer (@bellamagazineUK) has been named Senior Features Writer.

BBC Good Food Magazine: Anna Lawson (@annalawsoneats) has been appointed Food & Reviews Editor.

Fabulous: Amy Dawson (@AmyDawsonJourno) has been named Acting Lifestyle Editor.

Good Homes Magazine: Louise Dunne (@louisedunne__) has been appointed Content Producer.

Sports and Leisure

SportBusiness Media: Alex Taylor (@TVSportsMarkets) has been named Senior Reporter.

Technology and Telecoms

WIRED: Amit Katwala (@amitkatwala) has been appointed Senior Editor.

Travel, Transport and Logistics

RAIL: Richard Clinnick (@Clinnick1) has been named Head of News (Print & Digital).


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