Journalists on the move – Week of July 8

by | Jul 8, 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

BuzzFeed: Scott Lucas (@scottlucas86) has been appointed Deputy Editor.

Columbian, The: Allan Brettman (@allanbrettman) has left.

Dallas Morning News: Kyle Arnold (@kylelarnold) has been appointed Aviation Reporter.

Financial Times: Patrick Temple-West (@Temple_West) has been named Reporter for ‘Moray Money’.

News & Observer, The: Zachery Eanes (@zeanes) has been appointed Innovation and Technology Reporter.

New York Times: Maya Kosoff (@mekosoff) has joined the editorial team.

Reuters: Olga Cotaga (@olgacotaga) has been hired to cover foreign exchange trading and bonds.

Wall Street Journal, The: Nora Naughton (@WSJ) has been hired to cover Fiat Chrysler, auto unions and auto retailers. Darren Everson has been appointed Deputy Chief News Editor.


CNBC: Riya Bhattacharjee has been appointed Hotseat Editor for CNBC San Francisco bureau. Al Lewis joins CNBC.com as Markets Editor (@cnbc).

WTFX-TV: Jason Martinez (@FOX29philly) has been named Primetime Anchor.

Business and Commerce

Bloomberg.com: Crystal Kim (@crystalkimmm) has been appointed Equity Capital Markets Reporter.

Business Insider: Meredith Mazzilli (@businessinsider) has joined as Finance Editor.

Crain’s Chicago Business: A.D. Quig (@ad_quig) has joined to cover city and state politics.

Fortune: David Morris (@davidzmorris) has been named Staff Writer. Jeremy Kahn (@jeremyakahn) has been appointed Senior AI Reporter.

Penny Hoarder, The: Alex Mahadevan (@AlexMahadevan) has left.

Energy, Environment & Natural Resources

ICIS News: Fauzeya Rahman (@fauzeyar) has been appointed Reporter, covering the liquid natural gas markets.

Sports and Leisure

Athletic, The: Kavitha Davidson (@kavithadavidson) has been hired to cover the business of sports.

Technology and Telecoms

Verge, The: T.C. Sottek (@chillmage) has been promoted to Executive Editor.


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News and Media (National)

Financial Times: Tabby Kinder (@Tabby_Kinder) and Madison Marriage (@miss_marriage) have been appointed Tax and Accountancy Correspondent and Investigations Reporter respectively.

News and Media (Regional)

Bath Chronicle: Sam Petherick (@sampetherick) is now available for freelance opportunities.

Express & Star: Richard Guttridge (@RichG_star) has been named Investigations Editor.

Irish Examiner: Jess Casey (@Jess_JCasey) has been appointed Education Reporter.

Reading Chronicle: Nicholas Tunney (@Nicholas_Tunney) has been named Sports Reporter.


BBC World Service: Malika Keswani (@Malikakeswani) has been appointed Production Manager.

Loose Women: Padraig Prendergast (@prendergast) has been named Showbiz Producer.

Sky News: Adam Parsons (@adamparsons) has been appointed Europe Correspondent.

Business and Commerce

GlobalCapital: Karolina Liimatainen (@Karoliina_L) has been named High Yield and Leveraged Finance Reporter.

Construction, Real Estate and Manufacturing

Property Week: Mitchell Labiak (@Mitchell_Labiak) has been named Markets Reports Editor. Alex Howlett (@AlexHowlett2) has been appointed Legal and Professional Reporter.

Consumer Lifestyle

BBC Good Food Magazine: Rachel Beckwith (@Rachel_Beckwith) has been named Family Editor.

Celebsnow.co.uk: Caitlin Elliott (@celebsnow) has been appointed Digital Writer.

Chat: Hannah Hughes (@chatmagazine) has been named Fashion Editor.

Closer: Neeru Shamra (@neerusharma_) has been appointed Acting Lifestyle Editor.

Elleuk.com: Olivia Blair (@livblair) has been named Digital News Editor.

Energy, Environment and Natural Resources

Climate Homes News: Chloe Farand (@ChloeFarand) has been appointed Senior Reporter.

Healthcare and Medicine

National Health Executive: Ewan Quayle (@Eqjourno) has been named Reporter.


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