Journalists on the move – Week of November 9

by | Nov 9, 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

Daily Memphian: Wayne Risher (@gwrisher) is retiring.

New York Times: Lisa Chow (@lisaechow) has been promoted to Supervising Editor for The Daily.

New York Times:Carolyn Ryan (@carolynryan) has been appointed Deputy Managing Editor.

New York Times:Rebecca Robbins (@rebeccadrobbins) has been appointed Reporter, covering COVID-19 vaccines.

New York Times:Patrick Kingsley (@patrickkingsley) has been named Jerusalem Bureau Chief. He will start his new role next year.

Texas Tribune: Erin Douglas (@erinmdouglas23) has been hired as Environment Reporter.

Washington Post: Dalvin Brown (@dalvin_brown) has been appointed Innovations Reporter.

Washington Post: Clyde McGrady (@camcgrady) has been named General Assignment Reporter covering race and identity.

Politics, Government and Education

Politico: Kam Burns (@kamcburns) joins as Engagement Editor on the audience team.

Technology and Telecoms

CNET: Ben Fox Rubin (@benfoxrubin) has joined Mastercard as VP of Editorial Content.

Xconomy: Frank Vinlaun (@frankvinluan) has left the biotech news organization.

Travel, Transport and Logistics

Skift: Lebawit “Lily” Girma (@SunandStilettos) has been hired as Global Tourism Reporter.


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News and Media (National)

Daily Express: Robert Iles (@robsportstwit) has been named Sports Page Editor.

Daily Express: Michelle Garnett (@daily_express) has been appointed Deputy Features & Lifestyle Director.

Consumer Lifestyle

Brides: Kathryn Vandervalk (@kvalk) has been named Editorial and Strategy Director.

Hunger: Megan Wallace (@meganhwallace) has been named Digital Editor. Ryan Cahill (@ryancahill18) has been appointed Editor.

Theindustry.fashion: Gaelle Walker (@theindustryfash) and Marcus Jaye have been appointed Contributing Editors.

Sheerluxe.com: Harriet Lovejoy (@sheerluxe) has been named Lead Content Coordinator. Laura Black (@lulueblack) has been appointed Managing Editor.

Wardrobe ICONS: Olya Kustova (@wardrobeicons) has been named Styling Assistant.

YOU: Sophie Dearden (@sophiedearden) has been appointed Fashion Editor.

Culture, Entertainment and the Arts

Radio Times: Kelly-Anne Taylor (@ka1_taylor) has been named Editorial Assistant.

Politics, Government and Education

Week, The: Jessica Bumpus (@TheWeekUK) has been named Contributing Editor. Felix Bischof has been appointed Editor.

Sports and Leisure

PC Gamer: Fraser Brown (@fraseribrown) has been promoted to Online Editor.


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