Journalists on the move – Week of September 23rd

by | Sep 23, 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

Globe and Mail: Shawn McCarthy (@globeandmail) has retired.

News-Review, The: Scott Carroll (@nrtoday) has been appointed Business Reporter.

New York Times: Taylor Lorenz (@TaylorLorenz) is now covering the tech culture beat.

St, Louis Post-Dispatch: Annika Merrilees (@annie3mer) has joined the business desk full time. Lisa Brown (@stltoday) has left.

Topeka Capital-Journal, The: India Yarborough (@iayarbor) has been hired as Business Reporter.

Wall Street Journal: Mike Amon (@michaelkamon) has been named Law Bureau Chief. Timothy Martin (@timothywmartin) has been appointed Bureau Chief in Korea.

Washington Post, The: Eli Rosenberg (@emrosenberg) joins the business desk to cover workers and the economy.


NPR: Shannon Bond (@shannonpareil) has been appointed Technology Reporter.

Reset Podcast: Arielle Duhaime-Ross (@adrs) has been appointed Host of new podcast Reset. Starting in October, it will cover technology and science.

Business and Commerce

Adweek: Sara Jede (@SaraJerde) is now Publishing Editor.

Tampa Bay Business Journal: Brendan Ward (@_brendanward_) has been hired as a Digital Producer.

Yahoo! Finance: Janna Herron (@jannaherron) has been appointed Personal Finance Content Editor.

Politics, Government and Education

Washington Examiner, The: Abby Smith (@abbysmithdc) has joined as Energy & Environment Reporter.

Technology and Telecoms

Wired: Emily Dreyfus (@emilydreyfuss) has left.

Travel, Transport and Logistics

FreightWaves: Eric Kulisch (@ericreports) has been hired to cover the air cargo industry.


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News and Media (National)

Daily Star Online: Daniel Laurie (@idanlaurie) has been named TV & Showbiz Reporter.

Daily Telegraph: Jeremy Taylor (@Telegraph) has been appointed Motoring Editor for the luxury section. He is interested in ideas related to premium car brands.

Telegraph Lifestyle: Laurel Ives (@laurelives) has been named Acting Health Editor/Senior Commissioning Editor (Features).

News and Media (Regional)

Chronicle, The: Chris Knight (@c_m_knight) has been appointed Football Writer.

Evening Standard: Patrick Grafton-Green (@patrickggreen) has been named Deputy Digital News Editor.

PA Media: Michael Drummond (@MikeRDrummond) has been appointed South East Correspondent.

Peterborough Telegraph: Dan Bird (@dddanadine) has been named Head of Audience.


LBC: Andrew Bailey (@bailsbails) has been appointed Digital Managing Editor.

Reporting Scotland: Laura Miller (@bbclauramiller) has been appointed Presenter.

TheBusinessDesk.com: Ian Evans (@BusinessDesk_NW) has been named Business Correspondent (East Midlands).

Consumer Lifestyle

Country & Town House: Sofia Tindall (@sofiatindall) has been appointed Features Assistant & Sub Editor.

Country Living: Laura Silverman (@ljsilverman) has been appointed Contributing Editor.

Hello! Fashion Monthly: Francesca Scott (@hellofashion_uk) has been named Fashion Assistant.

Matches Fashion: Will Johns (@matchesfashion) has been appointed Acting Fashion Editor.

Prima: Anna Bonet (@_annabonet) has been appointed Features Writer.

Healthcare and Medicine

Chemist & Druggist: Valeria Fiore (@CandDValeriaFio) has been named Digital Reporter.

Technology and Telecoms

Computer Weekly: Alex Scroxton (@alexscroxton) has been named Security Editor.


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