Journalists on the move – Week of November 11

by | Nov 11, 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

Axios: Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian (@axios) is joining the title as China Reporter, starting on December 2.

BreakingViews: Lauren Silva Laughlin (@Breakingviews) has returned as Global Deals Editor.

Charlotte Observer, The: Austin Weinstein (@austwein) is joining the title as Banking Reporter.

Reuters: Alissa de Caronnel (@AdeCar) has left and is now Deputy Director at the independent non-profit governmental organisation Crisis Group.

Wall Street Journal, The: Allison Pohle (@AllisonPohle) has been named Reporter.

Wall Street Journal, The: Yael Kohen (@YaelKohen) has been appointed Arts and Entertainment Editor. Yael was previously at Refinery29.


Fox: (@FoxNews) have expanded their portfolio with the purchase of three local tv stations: KCPQ and KZGO in Seattle and WITI in Milwaukee.

Business and Commerce

Bloomberg: Nacha Cattan (@nncattan) has been appointed Bureau Chief at the Mexico City division.

Business Insider: Eugene Kim (@eugenekim222) has returned as a Senior Correspondent. Eugene was previously a tech reporter for CNBC.

Crain’s New York Business: Fred Gabriel (@CrainsNewYork) has returned as Publisher and Executive Editor.

CNN Business: Alexis Benveniste (@apbenven) has joined as Editor.

Fast Company: Benjamin Landy (@FastCompany) has been hired as Executive Editor.

Houston Business Journal, The: Jonathan Adams (@hbj_jonathan) has been appointed Managing Editor, with Olivia Pulsinelli (@HBJOlivia) as Assistant Managing Editor.

Investment News: George Moriarty (@investmentnews) has been hired as Chief Content Officer, starting on November 18th.

Milwaukee Business Journal, The: Kenny Yoo (@MKEBizJournal) has been hired as Staff Photographer.

Minneapolis and St Paul Business Journal: Taryn Phaneuf (@tarynphaneuf) has been appointed Data Reporter.

Morning Consult: Alex Silverman (@MorningConsult) has been appointed Senior Reporter (Sports).

Upstate Business Journal: Sherry Jackson (@UpstateBiz) has been hired as Associate Business Editor.

Healthcare and Medicine

Modern Healthcare: Rachel Cohrs (@rachelcohrs) has been appointed Washington DC Politics and Policy Reporter.

Technology and Telecoms

Input Magazine: Mehreen Kasana (@mehreenkasana) has been hired to cover tech news.


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News and Media (National)

Daily Telegraph (London): Theodora Louloudis (@T_Louloudis) has been named Podcast Editor.

Guardian, The: Priya Elan (@PriyaElan) has been named Deputy Fashion Editor.

News and Media (Regional)

Coventry Live: Rachel Stretton (@RachStretton) has been appointed News Reporter.


BBC Stories: Bryony Hopkins (@bryonyehopkins) has been named Senior Journalist.

LBC: Josh Coupe (@joshcoupe_) has been appointed Broadcast Journalist.

Business and Commerce

Banker, The: Marie Kemplay (@TheBanker) has been named Investment Banking & Capital Markets Editor.

Insurance Post Magazine: Jen Frost (@jeninsurance) has been promoted to News Editor.

Insurance Times: Katie Scott (@katiescott_eb) has been appointed Associate Editor.

Consumer Lifestyle

Culture Trip, The: Josephine Platt (@CultureTrip) has been named Global Travel Writer.

Freelancer: Scarlett Conlon (@conlon_scarlett) is available for commissions, covering travel, interiors and fashion.

Grazia: Kacion Mayers (@graziauk) has been appointed Acting Fashion Assistant.

OK!: Katherine Romero (@KatMayRomero) has been named Assistant Editor (Features).

Popsugar.co.uk: Tori Crowther (@torblor) has been named Associate Editor.

Schon Magazine: Luca Falconi (@SchonMagazine) has been appointed Menswear Fashion Editor.

Sports and Leisure

PCGamesN: Oscar Dayus (@dayusz) has been appointed News Editor.


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