Journalists on the move – Week of November 26

by | Nov 26, 2018 | 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

Bloomberg BNA: hires Jeff Harrington (@JeffMHarrington) as a Team Leader for tax coverage.

Los Angeles Times: hires Gustavo Arellano (@GustavoArellano) as a Features Writer for Metro. Maria LaGanga (@marialaganga) joins as a General-Assignment Reporter. Bill Addison (@BillAddison) and Patricia Escárcega (@piescarcega) join as Restaurant Critics.

New York Times: promotes Kathleen Lingo (@KLL5) to Editorial Director for film and TV.

Washington Post: hires Annie Linskey (@AnnieLinskey) as a National Politics Reporter focusing on Democratic candidates. She begins Dec. 10.


BBC News: moves Paul Blake (@PaulNBlake) to Dubai, where he will cover Middle East business.

Business and Commerce

Crain’s Chicago Business: Michael Arndt (@Mr_Innovation) leaves, effective Nov. 30.

Orange County Business Journal: promotes Mark Mueller (@OCBizJournal) to Editor.

Seattle Business: hires Rob Smith (@RobSmithPNW) as Editor-in-Chief.

Consumer Lifestyle

Glamour: (@glamourmag) will cease regular print publication in 2019, focusing on digital products and newsstand specials. The publication plans to expand video content.

Thrive Global: hires Shalini Sharma (@shasharma) as Head of Video.

Vice Media: hires Joe Tone (@joeptone) as Deputy Washington Editor for “Vice News Tonight.”

Healthcare and Medicine

Pharmaceutical Technology Europe: hires Felicity Thomas (@flissthomas) as Editor.


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News and Media (National)

Daily Express Online: Kathryn Knight (@kathryn_knight) has been appointed Lifestyle Writer.

News and Media (Regional)

Birmingham Live: Anna Jeys (@annajeys) has been named Executive Editor.

Derby Telegraph: Julie Bayley (@jbayleyderbytel) has been appointed Editor.

Evening Standard: Lucy Pavia (@lucypavia) has been named Inside Editor. Margaret Abrams (@margaretabrams) has been appointed Senior Celebrity, Royal and Society Journalist.

Leicester Mercury: Marc Reeves (@marcreeves) has been appointed Editor-in-Chief.

Rotherham & South Yorkshire Advertiser: Chloe West (@TiserChloe) has been named Senior Journalist.


STV News Tonight: Kathryn Samson (@kathsamsonitv) has been named Westminster Correspondent.

Consumer Lifestyle

ES Magazine: Rose Beer (@standardnews) has been named Beauty and Health Director.

Great British Food: Paisley-Rose Tedder (@paisleytedder) has been appointed Content Writer.

Lady Magazine, The: Annette Kellow (@annettebkellow) has been named Web Editor.


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