Journalists on the move – Week of October 12

by | Oct 11, 2020 | Media Moves

Here you have it! The most notable journalist and media industry moves of the past week.

USA AND CANADA

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News and Media

Kenosha News: Pete Wicklund (@Kenosha_News) has joined as Managing Editor.

Star Tribune: Kyndell Harkness (@kyndellharkness) has been named Assistant Managing Editor for Diversity and Community.

Tennessean, The: has named Cole Villena (@colevillena) Business Reporter.

Broadcasting

Radiolab: Molly Webster (@radiolab) has been appointed Senior Correspondent.

Business and Commerce

American City Business Journals: is launching an email newsletter covering the business of higher education. It will be written by Hilary Burns (@bizjournals).

Business Insider: Tola Onanuga (@tola_o) has been named Weekend Editor, based in London.

Bloomberg: Emily Chasan (@echasan) has left.

Coindesk: Leigh Cuen (@la__cuen) has left.

Law360: Emily Suzanne Lever (@snarlsdegaulle) has joined as General Assignment Reporter on the legal industry desk.

Marker: James Surowieck (@jamessurowiecki) has been appointed Columnist to write a regular column called “Money Talks.”

San Francisco Business Times: Annie Gaus (@AnnieGaus) has left.

Culture, Entertainment and the Arts

Reckon: Anna Beahm (@_annabeahm) has joined as a Reporter and will cover money, finance and millennials.

Politics, Government and Education

Roll Call: Mary C. Curtis (@mcurtisnc3), Columnist at CQ Roll Call and Senior Facilitator with The OpEd Project, now also hosts the new CQ Roll Call podcast “Equal Time with Mary C. Curtis,’ which looks at politics and policy through a social justice lens. Curtis covers the intersection of politics, culture and race.

UK

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News and Media (National)

Daily Mirror: Emma Victoria Jones (@jonesemmie) has been promoted to Features & Lifestyle Director.

Daily Telegraph: Maria Lally (@Telegraph) has been appointed Digital Health Editor.

Telegraph Lifestyle: Melissa Twigg (@TeleFashion) has been named Acting Fashion Editor.

News and Media (Regional)

Irish Independent: Ciara O’Loughlin (@ciara_olo) has been appointed Breaking News Reporter.

Broadcasting

BBC Scotland (Glasgow): Steve Carson (@BBCScotland) has been appointed Director.

Business and Commerce

City AM: Michiel Willems (@michielwil) has been named Digital Editor.

Consumer Lifestyle

Freelancer: Lauren Brown (@laurenrbrown95) is available for commissions. She is covering culture, health, careers and lifestyle.

LADBible: Imogen Mellor (@imomellor) has been named Gaming Journalist.

SheerLuxe.com: Sherri Andrew (@sheerluxe) has been appointed Junior Writer.

Vogue: Honey Elias (@BritishVogue) has been appointed Fashion Assistant.

Energy, Environment and Natural Resources

Euronews Living: Maeve Campbell (@ecomaeve) has been named Deputy Editor.

Healthcare and Medicine

Your.MD: Katherine Hignett (@krhignett) has been appointed Health Writer.

Sports and Leisure

Athletic, The: Tom Burrows (@TBurrows16) and Richard Amofa (@RichardAmofa) have been appointed Staff Editors.

 

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