Journalists on the move – Week of May 25

by | May 25, 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

Berkeleyside: Azucena Rasilla (@ChroniclesOfAzu) has been appointed Arts and Community Reporter. Supriya Yelimeli (@supriyayelimeli) has been named General Assignment Reporter. Natalie Orenstein (@nat_orenstein) is now Housing and Homelessness Reporter.


CNN: Oliver Darcy (@oliverdarcy) is now co-authoring the Reliable Sources newsletter with Brian Selter (@brianstelter).

Business and Commerce

Bloomberg: Sophia Cai (@sophiacai99) has been appointed Reporter, joining the transportation team.

Financial Times: Myles McCormick (@mylesmccormick_) has been appointed US Energy Reporter.

Money: Mitra Mallika (@mitra_mallika) has been named Reporter.

Plain Dealer: Mary Lou Brink (@maryloubrink1) will be leaving the title on May 31.

Consumer Lifestyle

Freelancer: Faye Chiu (@2fayechiu) is available for commissions, with an interest in food, lifestyle, luxury and wellness. Faye has recently covered science and wellness as a Freelance Editor for CNN.

Sports and Leisure

Sportico: Barry Bloom (@boomskie) has joined as Sports Business Contributor.


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News and Media (National)

Guardian, The: Ashley Kirk (@Ashley_J_Kirk) has been appointed Visual Projects Editor.

News and Media (Regional)

Devon Live: Alex Richards (@devonlivenews) has been named Site Editor.


BBC Radio 2: Helen Thomas (@misshelenthomas) has been named Head of Station. She was previously Head of Content Commissioning.

More Radio: Jack Hayes (@jacktheladradio) and Tom Evans (@tomevanstweets) have been appointed Presenters on the weekday morning show. Nick Osborne (@djnickosborne) moves to Daytime Presenter.

Sky News: Nicholas Bieber (@nickbieber) has been appointed Text Producer.

Business and Commerce

Financial News: Lucy McNulty (@LucyMcNulty) has been promoted to City Editor.

Freelancer: Lucy Harley-McKeown (@LHM1) is available for commissions, with an interest in current affairs, politics and events.

Consumer Lifestyle

Freelancer: Laura Sutherland (@rarasedit) is available for commissions, with an interest in fashion and lifestyle.

Energy, Environment and Natural Resources

Mining Journal: Craig Guthrie (@guthrie_craig) has been appointed EMEA Editor.

Politics, Government and Education

Newsweek: Emma Nolan (@emmalounolan) has been appointed Deputy Culture Editor.

Technology and Telecoms

Laboratory News: Sarah Lawton (@laboratorynews) has been appointed Editor.


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