Journalists on the move – Week of November 5

by | Nov 5, 2018 | Media Moves, Uncategorized

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


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News and Media

Atlantic, The: hires Yara Bayoumy (@yarabayoumy) as a Senior Editor overseeing national security coverage.

Chicago Reporter: hires Fernando Diaz (@chicagoreporter) as Editor-in-Chief and Publisher.

Chicago Tribune: Bill Daley (@chicagotribune) has retired.

Globe and Mail: appoints Joe Friesen (@FriesenJoe) as a Higher Education Reporter.

Houston Chronicle: hires Erin Douglas (@erinmdouglas23) as a General-Assignment Business Reporter.

New York Times: hires Jorge Arangure (@jorgearangure) as a Senior Editor for the Metro section. His responsibilities will include the relaunch of New York Today, a morning newsletter. New York Times also promotes Karron Skog (@karronskog) to Associate Managing Editor overseeing teams that produce the homescreen, alerts and briefings.

Wall Street Journal: promotes David Marcelis (@david_marcelis) to Deputy Media & Marketing Bureau Chief.


WTNH-TV: hires Chuck Carter (@Chuck_JCarter) as News Director.

WUSA-TV: Carlton Houston (@wusa9) has left.

Business and Commerce

Los Angeles Business Journal: Jerry Sullivan (@LABJnews) has left.

Consumer Lifestyle

Sunset: Irene Edwards (@sunset) has left.

Politics, Government and Education

Law360: hires Kaitlyn Burton (@knicoleburton) as a General Assignment Reporter.

McClatchy: Tim Grieve (@timgrieve) has left to start a new media venture.


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News and Media (National)

Daily Telegraph: Louise Burke (@louiseontwitr) is leaving at the end of November to join The National UAE.

FT Weekend: Helen Barrett (@helenbarrett) and Alexander Fury (@AlexanderFury) have been appointed Editor, House & Home and Men’s Fashion Critic respectively

Mail on Sunday: Simon Neville (@simonneville) has been named City Reporter.

Mail Online: Carol Driver (@caroldtravels) has left to freelance.

Mirror Online: Bradley Jolly (@bradjolly92) has been appointed Online Reporter.

News and Media (Regional)

Basildon Echo: Ellis Whitehouse (@E_Whitehouse293) has been appointed Senior Reporter.

City Matters: Andrew Zuccala (@city_matters) has been named Lifestyle Writer.

Evening Standard: Sophie Sleigh (@sophiasleigh) has been appointed City Hall Reporter. Ross Lydall (@rosslydall) has been named Health Editor and City Hall Editor. Anthony France (@ESMagOfficial) has been appointed Senior News Correspondent. Adebola Lamuye (@adelamuye) has been named Junior Reporter.

Irish Independent: David Chance (@chancedavid) has been appointed Business Journalist.


Global: Jazmin Duribe (@jazminduribe) has been named Content Editor.

Business and Commerce

Forbes.com: Lela London (@lelalondon) has been appointed Lifestyle Contributor.

FTAdviser.com: Victoria Ticha (@victoria_ticha) has been appointed Features Writer.

Consumer Lifestyle

Drapers: Grace Whelan (@G_raceWhelan) has been named News Reporter.

Red: Fiona Collins (@RedMagDaily) has been appointed Executive Fashion Director.

Sports and Leisure

Football Whispers: Ryan Baldi (@ryanbaldifw) has been appointed Senior Football Writer.


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