Press Moves – Week of May 24

by | May 24, 2021 | Press Moves

Here you have it! The most notable journalist and media industry moves of the past week.


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News Media

Associated Press: Amanda Barrett (@amandab1201) has taken on a wider remit for digital content and audience growth.

Financial Post: Stephanie Hughes (@stephhughes95) has been named Reporter.

Los Angeles Times: Alex Wigglesworth (@phila_lex) has been appointed Reporter covering wildfires, breaking news during fire season and related ecological, climate, economic and political topics.

Broadcast Media

Bloomberg News: Jeremy Hodges (@jeremylawhodges) is now European legal Team Leader.

CKPG Today: Tanya Fast (@taya_fast) has been named Video Journalist.

CNN: Kristin Fisher (@KristinFisher) has joined and will cover space, policy and related news.

Business & Commerce

Adweek: Erik Oster (@erikdoster) is now Senior Editor (Agencies).

Business Insider SA: Phillip de Wet (@phillipdewet) has been named Acting Editor.

CoinDesk: David Z. Morris (@davidzmorris) has joined as Chief Insights Columnist.

Nation’s Restaurant News and Restaurant Hospitality: Sam Oches (@RH_restaurant) has been appointed Editorial Director and Editor-in-Chief.

Energy, Environment & Natural Resources

Narwhal, The: Mike De Souza (@mikedesouza) has been appointed Managing Editor.

Politics, Government & Education

Indiana Lawyer: Greg Andrews (@IBJandrews) has been named Publisher and Editor, overseeing the editorial and business sides of the publication.


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News Media (National)

Sun, The: Hayley Minn (@hayleyminn) has been appointed Features Writer.

Times Magazine: Jane Mulkerrins (@mulkerrins) has been named Associate Editor.

News Media (Regional)

Royal Sutton Coldfield Chronicle: Matt Panter (@MattPanterMedia) has been appointed Reporter. Gary Phelps (@midlands_editor) has been named Reporter and Columnist.

Broadcast Media

Bloomberg: Eric Pfanner (@business) has been appointed EMEA Global Business Managing Editor. Deidre Hipwell (@DeirdreHipwell) has been named EMEA Consumer & Healthcare Team Leader.

Business & Commerce

Capital Monitor: Adrian Murdoch (@adrianmurdoch) has been appointed Sustainable Companies Editor.

Sustainable Views: Silvia Pavoni (@Silvia_Pavoni) has been appointed Editor.

Consumer Lifestyle

Edit: April Katy Harrington (@weareAllBright) has been named Global Editor.

ES Magazine: Joanna Taylor (@ESMagOfficial) has been promoted to Deputy Beauty Editor & ES Writer.

Heat: Phoebe Denman (@phoebedenman) has been named Style Assistant.

Hello:! Georgia Brown (@hellomag) has been named Junior Lifestyle Writer.

Good Housekeeping: Susanne Norris (@susanne__norris) has been appointed Acting Assistant Digital Editor.

OK:! Bethany Whittingham (@bethanywhittin2) has been named Showbiz & TV Reporter.

PORT Magazine: Julie Vleut (@PORTMagazine) has joined as Fashion Editor.

Woman & Home: Fiona Embleton (@Fiona_BeautyEd) has been appointed Freelance Beauty Editor.

Yours.co.uk: Eleanor Weaver, Isabel Martins, Marina Avraam, Caitlin Casey and Ellen Kinsey (@yoursmagazine) have been appointed Commercial Content Writers.

Technology & Telecoms

IT Pro: Zach Marzouk (@zachmarzouk) has been named Staff Writer.

Travel, Transport & Logistics

Aspire Magazine: Jeasa Booth (@jobooth_travel) has been named Acting Contributing Editor. Katie Mcgonagle (@katie_mcgonagle) has been appointed Acting Editor. Erica Grace Bush (@ericagracebush) has been named Features Writer.

World Moves

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Asia, Middle East & Africa

BBC – Singapore Bureau: Yvette Tan (@yvettweets) has been promoted to Senior Digital Journalist.

Washington Post – Singapore Bureau: Katerina Ang (@katerinareports) has been appointed Assignment Editor. Previously Katerina was a contributing editor at The Fuller Project.

Eastern Europe

Gazeta Wroclawska: Alicja Giedroyć (@gaz_wroclawska) has been named Editor-in-Chief, effective June 1, 2021.

Gazeta Wyborcza: Robert Jurszo (@jurszo_robert) appointed Journalist, effective June 1, 2021.

SPORT24: a sport news portal has launched, covering all aspects of football. Péter Pető (@petopeti) is Editor-in-Chief.

Western Europe

Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung: Anne Krum (@anneoveresch) has been named Chief Digital & Development Editor at the Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung (WAZ), Westfalenpost and Westfälische Rundschau in addition to her existing digital transformation role at the Neue Ruhr/Neue Rhein Zeitung (NRZ).


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