Tagged: AP

AP seeks Money & Markets editor 0

AP seeks Money & Markets editor

The Associated Press is looking for an  editor to lead its Money & Markets product at its New York headquarters. The wire service’s ad states, “Money and Markets is a graphics-rich investing and personal finance...

AP names new Asia biz editor 0

AP names new Asia biz editor

Stephen Wright has been named the new Asia business editor for the Associated Press. An AP story states, “As business editor, Wright directs the AP’s coverage of Asia’s dynamic economic growth and its global...

AP biz reporter Weber on BP oil team 0

AP biz reporter Weber on BP oil team

Dean Rotbart of NewsBios writes Wednesday about Associated Press business writer Harry Weber, who is part of the team of journalists covering the BP oil catastrophe. Rotbart writes, “Ordinarily a business writer based in...

AP biz desk looking to expand 1

AP biz desk looking to expand

The Associated Press business news desk is looking to increase its staffing. There are seven new positions — six beat reporters and one editor, according to a source on the AP business desk. The...

SABEW members fell 6 percent in 2009 0

SABEW members fell 6 percent in 2009

Membership in the Society of American Business Editors and Writers dropped by 6 percent, or about 200 business journalists, in 2009, according to a report given to its members Saturday. The organization now has...

Biz stories among Polk winners 0

Biz stories among Polk winners

Two business news stories were among the winners of the George Polk Awards announced Monday by Long Island University. Kathy Chu of USA Today has earned the George Polk Award for Business Reporting for...