Press Moves – Week of March 1

by | Mar 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

Columbus Dispatch: Amelia Robinson (@DispatchAlerts) has joined as Opinion and Community Engagement Editor.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: (@PittsburghPG) is expanding its Sunday business section. It will cover more news about local economy, personal finance and technology.

TIME: John Simons (@thinksimons) has joined as Executive Editor. John will cover business and technology.

Vox.com: Swati Sharma (@SwatiGauri) has been appointed Editor-in-Chief.

Washington Post: Antonia Noori Farzan (@antoniafarzan) has joined the foreign desk as a Staff Writer and will cover breaking news and explainers.

Business and Commerce

Bloomberg Law: Alexis Kramer (@alexis_s_kramer) is now Deputy Team Leader on the health and benefits team. Alexis will cover pharmaceuticals.

Business Record: Emily Blobaum (@emilyblobaum) has been named Editor of Fearless, a new project from the publication in Des Moines.

Decrypt Media: Daniel Roberts (@readdanwrite) has been named Editor-in-Chief, covering cryptocurrency and bitcoin news.

Forbes Advisor: Alena Hall (@forbesadvisor) has been named Assistant Assigning Editor.

Idaho Business Review: Lauren Bonneau (@ibrnews) has been appointed Editor.

Healthcare and Medicine

Cannabis Business Times: has named Anthony Lange as Associate Editor and Andriana Ruscitto as Assistant Editor (@cbtmag).

Technology and Telecoms

Digiday: Ian Zelaya (@IanDavidZelaya) has been appointed Senior Editor.


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News and Media (Regional)

Fermanagh Herald: Ray Sanderson (@ferm_herald) has been named Editor. Katrina Brennan (@katrina_mcmanus) has been appointed Sports Editor.

Manchester Evening News: Rachel Ellen Pugh (@rachelellenpugh) has been appointed Fashion, Shopping & Money Editor.

Scotsman, The: Neil McIntosh (@nmcintosh) has been named Editor.

Yorkshire Live: Matthew Shaw (@m_shaw1) has been appointed Rugby League Live Editor.

Consumer Lifestyle

DREST: Victoria Moss (@missVmoss) has been promoted to Head of Editorial.

Freelancer: Hollie Bond (@muddysuffcambs) is available for commissions, with a focus on lifestyle, parenting and travel.

Freelancer: Shannon Lawlor (@shannon_lawlor) is available for commissions. She covers beauty, cosmetics and haircare.

Good Homes Magazine: Christina Chrysostomou (@GoodHomesMag) has been appointed Interim Digital Content Editor.

Pink News UK: Ed Nightingale (@ed_nights) has been named Gaming Reporter.

Healthcare and Medicine

Breakdown Magazine, The: Mollie Quirk (@missmolliequirk) has been appointed Freelance Homes & Interiors Writer.

Politics, Government and Education

Local Government Chronicle: Jonathan Knott (@jonathan_knott) has been named Acting News Editor.


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