Journalists on the move – Week of November 16

by | Nov 15, 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

New York Times: Jane Arraf (@janearraf) has been named Baghdad Bureau Chief. She will start next month.

Times-Journal, The: Steven Stiefel has been named Publisher (@fptimesjournal).

Washington Post: has appointed Lizette Alvarez (@LizetteScribe) as Contributing Opinion Columnist. She will cover issues related to Florida, immigration and politics.


Bloomberg QuickTake: Tim Stenovec (@timsteno) has been hired as an Anchor for streaming television channel.

CBC News Network: has appointed Ginella Massa (@ginella_m) as Host/Special Correspondent of “The National”.

News 1130: Richard Dettman (@rwdettman) has retired.

WNIJ: Jenna Dooley (@WNIJNews) has been elected President of the Illinois News Broadcasters Association (INBA).

WTTG Washington: Jeannette Reyes (@6abcjeannette) is joining as Co-Anchor of Fox 5 Morning News and Good Day DC. She starts on December 7.

Business and Commerce

Business Insider: Juliana Kaplan (@julianamkaplan) is now covering wealth, inequality and the ways money impacts the world around us.

Business Insider: has named Shelby Livingston (@ShelbyJLiv) as Reporter, with a focus on health insurance and care delivery.

Financial Times: Oliver Ralph (@oliver_ralph) has been named Breaking News Editor. He will work with teams based in London, New York and Hong Kong.

Vivid Money: Oliver Sachgau (@sachgau) has joined the start-up in the role of Content Manager.


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News and Media (National)

YOU: Ellie Allen-Eslor (@youmagsocial) has been appointed Acting Art Director.

News and Media (Regional)

Courier: Benjamin Chiou (@benjaminchiou) has been named Managing Editor.

Hertfordshire Mercury: Elliot Hawkins (@elliot_hawkins) has been appointed Content Editor.

Scottish Sun, The: Dan Vevers (@danvevers) has been named Politics Reporter.

Stornoway Gazette: John MacInnes (@Sygazette) has been appointed Editor.


Morning Live: Gethin Jones and Kym Marsh have been appointed Hosts (@BBCMorningLive). The show is produced by Emma Morris and Rob Unsworth.

Business and Commerce

Economist, The: Don Wenland (@donweinland) has been appointed China Business and Finance Editor.

Consumer Lifestyle

Modems, The: Charlotte Bendkowski (@CharlotteModems) has been appointed Contributing Editor.

Tatler: Chandler Tregaskes (@Tatlermagazine) has been promoted to Junior Style Editor.

TV Life: Kirsty Hatcher (@Kirsty_Hatcher) has been named Senior Celebrity & Entertainment Writer.

Politics, Government and Education

New Statesman: Chris Stone (@ChrisStoneTV) has been named Executive Producer (Audio & Video).

Week, The: Alexandra Zagalsky (@TheWeekUK) has been appointed Freelance Writer and Editor.


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