Press Moves – Week of February 8

by | Feb 8, 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

Axios: Lachlan Markay (@lachlan) has joined as Political Reporter covering campaign finance and political influence.

Daily Democrat, The: Sarah Dowling (@woodlanddowling) has been appointed Editor.

Desert Sun, The: Melissa Daniels (@melissamdaniels) is leaving to join a non-profit.

Washington Post: Kathryn Tolbert (@kathryntolbert) is now Education Editor.

Washington Post: Gus Garcia-Roberts (@ggarciaroberts) has joined as Investigative Reporter (Sports).

Business and Commerce

Bloomberg: Kate Hunter (@kate_hunterdc) has been appointed Morning Editor for the Washington bureau.

Boston Business Journal: Rowan Walrath (@rowanwalrath) has joined the team. Rowan will cover the life sciences, biotech, pharmaceuticals and medical devices.

Indianapolis Business Journal: Greg Weaver (@bizweaver) has been appointed Managing Editor.

Time: Abby Vesoulis (@abbyvesoulis) is now covering economic policy, the Treasury, and labour.

Washington Business Journal: Dan Sernovitz (@WBJDan) is now covering retail and hospitality.

Politics, Government and Education

Chalkbeat: Nicole Avery Nichols (@chalkbeat) has been named Editor-in-Chief.

Hill, The: Deborah Todd (@deborahtodd) has been named Associate Opinion Editor.

Technology and Telecoms

Rest of World: has hired Yinka Adgoke (@restofworld) as Editor (Strategic Initiatives).


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News and Media (National)

Daily Express: Lisa Wehrstedt (@lisa_wehrstedt_) has been named TV Reporter.

Daily Telegraph: Ewan Somerville (@ewansomerville) has joined as Journalist/Editorial Graduate.

Telegraph Magazine: Lucy Denyer (@lucydenyer) has been appointed Associate Editor.

News and Media (Regional)

Cambridgeshire Live: Richard Duggan (@rjkduggan) has been appointed Editor.

Lincolnshire Live: Jack Flintham (@jackflintham) has been named Community Reporter.

Sunday World: Daragh Keany (@daraghkeany) has been appointed Features Editor.

Consumer Lifestyle

Chapter Z Magazine: Rachel Ayeh-Date (@rach_datey) has been appointed Editor-in-Chief.

Freelancer: Sarah Macken (@ohegartysarah) is available for commissions. Sarah covers fashion and lifestyle.

Stylist: Meena Alexander (@meenalexander) has been named Features Editor. Hannah Keegan (@HannahKeegan) has been appointed Features Writer. Megan Glynn (@stylistmagazine) is now Deputy Art Editor.

Tempus Magazine: Gabriel Power (@gabobble) has been named Digital Editor.

Technology and Telecoms

UC Today: Tom Wright (@uctodaynews) has been appointed Senior Editor.


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