Journalists on the move – Week of September 2nd

by | Sep 2, 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

Associated Press: Greg McCune (@AP) is retiring after 43 years in the business.

Bloomberg: Sonali Basak (@sonalibasak) is moving to a new cross-platform positions as a Finance Reporter at Bloomberg.

Wall Street Journal, The: Michael Rothfeld (@mrothfeld) has joined the investigative unit on the Metro desk, as a Reporter.

Washington Post, The: Tracy Jan (@washingtonpost) has received two National Association of Black Journalists Salute to Excellence awards for her coverage of the intersection of race and business.


CNBC: Everett Rosenfeld (@ev_rosenfeld) is leaving the station after six years.

CNN: Seth Fiegerman (@sfiegerman) has been promoted to Tech Editor.

KEYE-TV: John-Carlos Estrada (@cbsaustin) has returned to CBS Austin in Texas as a Weekday Morning News Anchor.

Business and Commerce

Fast Company: Eillie Anzilotti (@FastCompany) has left the publication.

Lehigh Valley Business: Garry Lenton (@garrylenton) will now oversee the Lehigh Valley Business and The Central Penn Business Journal staffs as Managing Editor.

Marketwatch: Andrea Riquier (@ARiquier) has moved to the exchange traded fund beat for the publication.

TheStreet.com: has been acquired by The Maven Inc. The deal is expected to close in the third quarter (@TheStreet).

Youngstown Business Journal: is developing a digital edition of its print publication (@TheBizJournal). Visitors to the website will be able to enjoy a free trial of the e-edition.

Culture, Entertainment and the Arts

Medium: Steve LeVine (@stevelevine) has joined as Editor-at-Large.

Healthcare and Medicine

Gastroenterology Advisor: Dibash Das and Kathleen Tulley are points of contact for the recently launched title (@gastroadvisor1). The publication offers health care professionals comprehensive information on important principles of care in gastroenterology.

Kaiser Health News: Hannah Norman (@hnorms) has joined as Digital Producer, based in Washington.


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News and Media (National)

Daily Telegraph: Emma Cooke (@petiteblondine) has been appointed Content Editor (Travel).

Mirror Online: Molly Rose Pike (@mollyrosepike) has been appointed Senior Showbiz Reporter.

Telegraph Sport: Ben Curtis (@benjamin_curtis) has been named Digital Sports Editor.

News and Media (Regional)

Grimsby Telegraph: Adam May (@a_mayjourno) has been appointed Trainee Live News Reporter.

Harwich Standard: Rebecca Jones (@rebeccajones932) has been named Chief Reporter.

MyLondon: Sian Bayley (@sleighbayley) has been appointed Local Democracy Reporter.

Plymouth Live: Shannon Burden (@shanburden97) has been named Columnist.


BBC Scotland: Vonny LeClerc (@BBCScotland) has been named Multimedia Journalist.

ITV News: Nathan Lee (@nathanleetv) has been appointed National Affairs Producer.

Kiss: David Farrar (@davidfarquar) has been named Deputy Content Director.

Business and Commerce

FTfm: Elena Losavio (@ele_losavio) has been appointed Production Editor.

Global Trade Review: Maddy White (@itsmaddywhite) has been named Reporter.

Mergermarket: Ryan Gould (@rngould) has been appointed Reporter.

Consumer Lifestyle

Cosmopolitan: Amy Grier (@amygrier) has been appointed Executive Editor (Print).

Dazed: Ahmad Swaid (@PopDuJour) has been named Head of Content.

ELLE Decoration: Kate Worthington (@ELLEDecoUK) has been named Features Editor.

English Garden, The: Caroline Scott (@CarolineAScott) has been named Publisher.

FRANCE Magazine: Janet Brice (@Francemagazine) has been named Assistant Editor.


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