Journalists on the move – Week of November 4

by | Nov 4, 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

Asheville Citizen-Times: Dillon Davis (@asheville) has left the paper.

Gazette, The: Evan Wyloge (@EvanWyloge) is moving to Denver to join the investigative team.

Indianapolis Star, The: James Briggs (@jamesebriggs) has been appointed Metro Columnist.

USA Today: Jessica Menton (@jessicamenton) has been hired to cover personal finance and the financial markets.

Wall Street Journal, The: Khadeeja Safdar (@khadeeja_safdar) has been appointed Reporter, covering data and analytics across industries.

Wall Street Journal, The: has introduced a new monthly print section, called The Future of Everything. The editorial will be managed by Stefanie Ilgenfritz (@stefaniei).

Business and Commerce

Adweek: Diana Pearl (@dianapearl_) has been promoted to Senior Writer at Adweek and Managing Editor of its quarterly publication Brandweek.

Bloomberg: Emma Court (@emmarcourt) has been appointed Health Reporter.

Bloomberg: Rob Verdonck (@RobVerdonck) is moving to Sydney next month to cover the Asian energy markets.

Dow Jones Newswires: Kavita Mokha (@kmokha) has been named Deputy Spot News Editor.

Philadelphia Business Journal, The: Kennedy Rose (@PHLBizJournal) has been appointed Digital Producer.

Portland Business Journal: Jon Bell (@jbellink) has left the publication.

Xconomy: Jeff Bauter Engel (@xconomy) has left his role as deputy editor.

Technology and Telecoms

Wired: Julian Chokkattu (@julianchokkattu) is joining the team as Senior Associate Editor.


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News and Media (National)

Daily Mirror: Melisha Kaur (@melisha_kaur) has been appointed Consumer Writer.

Daily Telegraph: Hikmat Mohammed (@hikmatmo) has been appointed Fashion Features Assistant.

Event: Andrew Davies (@as_davies) has been appointed Editor.

Financial Times (London): Cheryl Brumley (@cherylbrumley) has been named Global Head of Audio.

Sunday Mirror: Lucy Clarke-Billings (@lucycb_1) has been appointed Deputy Features Editor.

Sunday Times Style: Henrik Lischke (@theststyle) has been named Fashion Features Assistant.

News and Media (Regional)

Cheshire Live: Liam Beard (@liambeard) has been named Live News Reporter.

Evening Standard: Browne Weatherby (@bronweatherby) and Ellena Cruse (@recorderelle) have been appointed Reporters.

Yorkshire Post, The: Stuart Rayner (@sturayner) has been appointed Chief Football Writer.


BBC News & Current Affairs: Paul Lynch (@paul_thechron) has joined as a Journalist.

Capital London 95.8FM: Greg Hughes (@hellogreggles) has been appointed Group Head of Programming.

Heart FM: Andy Everett (@andyeverett1) has been named Managing Editor.

Consumer Lifestyle

Dazed: Emma Wyman (@emmawyman_) has been appointed Fashion Director.

Freelancer: Sarah Lienard (@sarahlienard) is available for commissions.

Healthcare and Medicine

NS Medical Devices: Jamie Bell (@JamieBell97) has been appointed Reporter across NC Healthcare and NS Medical Devices.


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