Journalists on the move – Week of May 4

by | May 4, 2020 | Media Moves

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

USA AND CANADA

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News and Media

19th, The: Amanda Becker (@AmandaBecker) has been appointed Washington correspondent.

Business and Commerce

Bloomberg: Greg Sullivan (@gssullivan) is taking up a new role, running the breaking news team in Eastern Europe.

Buffalo Business First: Jeff Wright (@bflobizeditor) has retired.

Forbes: Andrew Solender (@andrewsolender) has joined as Reporter covering politics and the 2020 election.

Law360: Julia Arciga (@juliaarciga) has joined as General Assignment Reporter.

Wall Street Journal: (@WSJ) has launched a new personal finance site called WSJ Money.

Consumer Lifestyle

Curbed / New York Magazine: are being merged. Editor-in-Chief Kelsey Keith has left. The company revealed it is furloughing workers. New York Magazine (@NYMag) Editor-in-Chief David Haskell is point of contact.

Politics, Government and Education

Intercept, The: has hired Mara Hvistendahl (@MaraHvistendahl) as Investigative Reporter covering tech, national security and China.

Report for America: (@report4america) has announced the selection of 225 journalists for its 2020 reporting corps. They will be placed with over 160 local news organizations across 46 states, Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico.

Technology and Telecoms

SignalFire: Josh Constine (@joshconstine) has joined as a Principal and Head of Content.

UK

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News and Media (Regional)

Belfast Telegraph: Eoin Brannigan (@Tomtomskk) has been appointed Editor-in-Chief.

Wales Online: Joshua Knapman (@joshknapman) has been named Newport Audience Editor.

Business and Commerce

Ignites Europe: Amie Keeley (@amiekeeley) has been named Reporter.

Lawyer, The: Cristiano Dalla Bona (@TheLawyerCDB) has been appointed Senior Reporter.

Construction, Real Estate and Manufacturing

Over the Farm Gate: is a new launched podcast, hosted by Ben Briggs (@FGBen) and Olivia Midgley (@FGoliviamidgley).

Property Week: Sebastian McCarthy (@SebMcCarthy) has been named Analysis Editor.

Consumer Lifestyle

NetJets: Farhad Heydari (@farhadheydari) has been named Editor.

Travel, Transport and Logistics

BTN Europe: Andy Hoskins (@andy_hoskins) has been named Editor-in-Chief.

 

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