Press Moves – Week of February 1

by | Feb 1, 2021 | 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

Appleton Post-Crescent: Brad Star (@PostCrescent) has been appointed Business Reporter.

Boston Globe: Alexa Gagosz (@alexagagosz) has been appointed Rhode Island Reporter.


CNBC.com: Amelia Lucas (@thxamelian) has been appointed Staff Reporter with a focus on food, restaurants and consumer products.

Business and Commerce

Buffalo Business First: G. Scott Thomas (@BfloBizFirst) has retired.

Financial Times: James Politi (@jamespoliti) has been named Washington DC Bureau Chief.

Wall Street Journal: Stu Woo (@stuwoo) has moved to the London bureau.

Healthcare and Medicine

Well – The New York Times: Lori Leibovich (@lorileibovich) has been named Editor.

Politics, Government and Education

Bloomberg Government: has appointed Lillianna Byington (@lil_byington) as Transportation Reporter.

Technology and Telecoms

Digiday: has appointed Sara Guaglione (@spguaglione) as Media Reporter.

Information, The: Sylvia Varnham O’Regan (@SylviaVarnham) has been appointed Reporter, covering Facebook and social media companies.

Protocol: has launched a site covering China technology and related news. David Wertime (@dwertime) is Executive Director.

Travel, Transport and Logistics

Skift: Reem Abdellatif (@Reem_Abdellatif) has joined as Editorial Assistant.


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News and Media (National)

Daily Mail: Shaun Wooller (@shaungw) has been appointed Health Correspondent.

Independent, The: Cathy Adams (@Cathman) has been named Head of Travel.

News and Media (Regional)

Daily Gazette: Rebecca Jones (@RebeccaJones932) has been appointed Senior Reporter.

Yorkshire Live: Guy Bell (@guymbell) has been named Court Reporter.

Yorkshire Post, The: Caroline Howley (@carolinehowl) has been appointed Engagement Editor.


Bustle: Charlotte Owen (@charlowen) has been appointed Editor-in-Chief. Emma Rosenblum (@emmarosenblum) has been named Chief Content Officer.

Kiss FM: Henrie Kwushue (@henrieviii) has joined as Presenter.

Business and Commerce

DiversityQ: Annie May Byrne Noonan (@anniewriter16) has been named Senior Writer.

Drum, The: Cameron Clarke (@camclarke) has been appointed Editor.

Consumer Lifestyle

ELLE UK: Charlotte Bitmead (@Cejbitmead) has been named Beauty Writer.

Stylist: Lisa Harvey (@lisajourno) has been appointed Assistant Editor.

Culture, Entertainment and the Arts

CulturAll: Alex Matchett (@alexmatchett) has been named Editor. Mariana Holguin (@marianahgnmro) has been appointed Arts Editor. Frances Forbes-Carbines (@flaneuse___) has been named Culture Editor. Eliot Wilson (@eliotwilson2) has been appointed Policy Editor.


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