Journalists on the move – Week of October 26

by | Oct 25, 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

Maryland Daily Record: Johanna Alonso (@jolonso_) has joined as Business Reporter.

New York Times: Michael Cooper (@coopnytimes) has been promoted to Deputy Editor with a focus on news coverage. Nicole Herrington (@nikkih04) has been promoted to Theatre Editor.

Washington Post: Hannah Dreyfus Dormido (@hannah_dreyfus) will be joining as a Graphics Reporter.


NBC News: Christine Haughney Dare-Bryan (@chaughney) has joined as Senior Editor and will cover tech investigations and business enterprise stories.

Business and Commerce

Bloomberg: Katrina Lewis (@katrinamlewis) has been named Equities Reporter with a focus on technology, media and telecom companies.

Bloomberg News: Sybilla Gross (@sybillagross) has moved to the agriculture beat.

Bloomberg News: Nic Querolo (@nquerolo) is now on the municipal team, covering municipal bond market, state and local governments.

Bloomberg News: Divya Balji (@divyabalji) has been appointed Americas Stocks Team Leader.

Business Insider: has named Melkorka Licea (@MelkorkaLicea) Senior Wealth Reporter.

Business Insider: Candy Cheng (@mmcandycheng) has been appointed Senior Correspondent covering venture capital and tech startups.

Forbes: have named Joyce Bautista Ferrari as Managing Editor and Ali Jackson-Jolley as Assistant Managing Editor (@Forbes).

Energy, Environment & Natural Resources

Bloomberg Environment: Amena Saiyid (@amenasaiyid) has left.

Politics, Government and Education

Law360: Diamond Naga Siu (@diamondnagasiu) has been named General Assignment Reporter, focussing on consumer protection, hospitality and more.

Technology and Telecoms

MIT Technology Review: Eileen Guo (@eileenguo) has joined as Senior Reporter covering tech policy, ethics and social justice, inequality and injustice.


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News and Media (National)

Daily Express Saturday Magazine: Zoe Cripps (@zwithlove) has been appointed Deputy Beauty Editor.

Daily Telegraph: Olivia Rudgard (@OliviaRudgard) has been appointed Environment Correspondent.

Sunday Telegraph: Ginnie Chadwyck-Healey (@Telegraph) has been named Fashion Columnist.


Good Morning Britain: Ally Farrell (@AllyFarrell) has been named News Features Producer.

ITV Wales: Louise Elliott (@louisetalks) has been appointed Programme and Digital Editor.

Loose Women: Katie Langford-Foster (@Kt_elle_eff) has been named Celebrity Booker.

Business and Commerce

Bloomberg Businessweek Online: Charlie Wells (@charliewwells) has been appointed Personal Finance Reporter.

Consumer Lifestyle

Foodism: Mike Gibson (@MikeGibson90) has been appointed Editor. Lydia Winter (@lydiagwinter) has been named Digital Editor.

Freelancer: Jacopo Mazzeo (@jacopo_mazzeo) is available for commissions. He covers the beer and wine industry.

Hello:! Lauren Mulligan (@beautyscribbles) has been named Acting PA to Editor-in-Chief.

OK!: Karen Cross (@journalistkaren) has been promoted to Deputy Editor-in-Chief.

Radio Times: Robin Parker (@robinparker55) has been named Acting Drama Commissioning Editor.

Technology and Telecoms

New Scientist: Alexander McNamara (@AlBeardyEditor) has been appointed Audience Growth Editor.


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