Journalists on the move – Week of October 28

by | Oct 28, 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

Axios: Sara Kehaulani Goo (@axios) will be joining as Executive Editor in December.

Frederick News-Post: Erika Riley (@frednewspost) has been hired as a Business Reporter.

Los Angeles Times, The: Anousha Sakoui (@latimes) is joining the team to cover the entertainment industry.

New York Times, The: Abdi Latif Dahir (@Lattif) has joined the team in the Nairobi bureau.

Reuters: Sam Edwards (@Reuters) has left.

Reuters – Washington Bureau: Ted Hesson (@tedhesson) has joined to cover the immigration beat.

Richland Source: Katie Ellington (@richlandsource) has been appointed Business and Economic Development Reporter.

Business and Commerce

Bloomberg: Benjamin Katz (@Bloomberg) has left.

Bloomberg Law: John Lauinger (@bloomberglaw) is joining the team as Senior Editor on the labor and employment team.

Harvard Business Review: Sarah Moughty (@HarvardBiz) will be joining as Managing Editor.

Indianapolis Business Journal: Samm Quinn (@sammquinn13) is now covering city government news.

Portland Business Journal: Jon Bell (@PBJRealEstate) is leaving the title in November.

Healthcare and Medicine

Marijuana Business Daily: Chris Walsh, Founding Editor and President of Marijuana Business Daily (@MJBizDaily) will become its CEO on January 1.

Technology and Telecoms

Bustle Digital Group: is launching a new technology news site called Input (@inputmag), in November. It will cover device reviews, technology and software companies and related areas.


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News and Media (Regional)

Bishop’s Stortford Independent: Chris Carter (@chris2carter) has been appointed Reporter.

Evening Standard: Vicky Frost (@vickyfrost) has joined as Future London Editor.

Liverpool Echo: Chris McKeon (@cjmckeon) has been named Local Democracy Reporter.

Metro.co.uk: Abbie Bray (@abbieb2011) has been appointed TV Reporter.


Any Questions?: Chris Mason (@BBCRadio4) has been appointed Host.

Bauer Radio: Charlotte Greenman (@greenmanc) has been named Social Media Editor.

ITV News: Charlotte Cross (@journochar) has been named Environment Correspondent.

This Morning: Emily Maddick (@EmilyMaddick) has been appointed Head of News.

Business and Commerce

Expert Investor Europe (EIE): Elena Johansson (@kjojoso) has been named Reporter.

Legal Week: Varsha Patel (@varshapatel_) has been appointed Reporter.

Consumer Lifestyle

ELLE: Julia Harvey (@elleuk) has been appointed Fashion Assistant.

Esquire: Tom Banham (@banhamtom) has been named Digital Editor.

Handbook, The: Astrid Carter (@thehandbooknews) has been appointed Deputy Editor.

Refinery29 UK: Jessica Morgan (@jnoahmorgan) has joined as Staff Writer.

Travel, Transport and Logistics

Points Guy UK, The: Hayley Coyle (@haylzee) has been named Features Editor.

TTG – UK & Ireland: Franki Berry (@fberrynews) has been named Digital Reporter.


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