Here you have it! The most notable journalist and media industry moves of the past week.
USA AND CANADA
Follow us on Twitter @Press_Moves
News and Media
Associated Press: Michael Graczyk (@AP) has retired.
Bloomberg News: hires Davide Scigliuzzo (@dscigliuzzo) as a Reporter covering corporate leverage.
Boston Globe: appoints Shirley Leung (@leung) as Interim Editorial Page Editor.
Financial Times: appoints Henry Foy (@HenryJFoy) as Moscow Bureau Chief.
Los Angeles Times: hires Drew Tewksbury (@drewtewksbury) as Arts and Entertainment Editor.
Wall Street Journal: moves Austen Hufford (@austenhufford) to the manufacturing beat in Chicago. Jimmy Vielkind (@JimmyVielkind) joins as a Reporter focusing on New York state politics. Louise Story (@louisestory) has been named Editor of Newsroom Strategy.
Washington Post: hires former Madhulika Sikka (@madhulikasikka) as Executive Producer of a forthcoming daily news podcast. Currently Public Editor of PBS, she begins Sept. 10. Jacqueline Alemany joins as Anchor of “Power Up,” a forthcoming morning newsletter covering “the people and power centers of Washington.” She begins Sept. 17.
CNN: hires Arlette Saenz (@ArletteSaenz) as Politics Reporter.
Business and Commerce
D CEO: hires Brandon J. Call (@DFW_Brandon) as Managing Editor. The publication covers business in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Quartz: moves Simone Stolzoff (@SimoneStolzoff) to a new beat focusing on “the intersection of Silicon Valley and labor.”
Vogue: Selby Drummond (@selbydrummond) leaves to become head of fashion and beauty partnerships for Snap.
Healthcare and Medicine
FDANews: hires Lisa Stein (@fdanewspharma) as Editorial Director. She oversees the company’s pharma and medical device newsletters as well as CenterWatch, which covers clinical trial management. Both properties are owned by WIRB-Copernicus Group.
Politics, Government and Education
Atlantic, The: launches “Ideas,” a new online opinion section. Yoni Appelbaum (@YAppelbaum) oversees the section.
Politico: promotes Matthew Kaminski (@KaminskiMK) to Global Editor.
Washington Examiner: hires Toby Harnden (@tobyharnden) as Managing Editor, effective Oct. 1.
Follow us on Twitter @Press_Moves
News and Media (National)
Mail on Sunday: Dan Hyde (@dantlhyde) has been appointed Assistant Editor.
Sun Online, The: Beril Naz Hassan (@berilnazhassan) has been named Showbiz SEO Reporter.
News and Media (Regional)
Evening Standard: Safeeyah Kazi (@safeeyahkazi) has been named Showbiz Reporter.
Holyrood: Gemma Fraser (@GemmaFraser10) has been appointed Journalist.
Manchester Evening News: Dianne Bourne (@diannebourne) is available for freelance commissions.
Digital Spy: Ian Sandwell (@ian_sandwell) has been named Deputy Movies Editor.
Grazia: Charlie Miller (@GraziaUK) has joined Porter Magazine as Executive Fashion and Jewellery Director.
Smallish: Gilly Basset (nee Ferguson) has been named Editor (@GillyFerg).
Technology and Telecoms
DIGIT: Duncan MacRae (@DDMacRae) has been appointed Editor.
Take control of your profile and let us update your details so that communications professionals are able to reach you with relevant news and content, or send your comments or suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Want more like this?
Subscribe to get daily or weekly PR News updates from Bulldog Reporter
In an age when plain-text content just doesn’t get the job done, communicators are realizing that amplifying their content across channels is the best way to reach the full variety of today’s power purchasers. And whether you’re creating content for consumers or B2B...
Even though Halloween was just a couple of weeks ago, the shift into the holiday season has already begun. According to a recent Forbes article, holiday shopping’s center of gravity has shifted to November. Whether you’re rolling out a multi-channel holiday marketing...
All start-ups have one common issue: they need attention and brand recognition to grow, but they typically need to compete against larger, more established businesses. This can dampen the spirits of many start-up companies looking for ways to cut through the noise...