WSJ seeks a reporter to cover SoftBank and Sony

The Wall Street Journal is looking for a Tokyo-based corporate reporter to cover SoftBank, Sony, Nintendo and other companies in the technology field. This is a core role at the Journal, helping readers understand some of the world’s best-known names with global reach and stay abreast of trends that often originate in Tokyo or Kyoto. […]

Phoenix Biz Journal seeks tech, innovation and money reporter

The Phoenix Business Journal is looking for a reporter to cover technology, innovation and follow the money trail that drives those sectors. The ideal candidate brings exceptional journalism skills – source building, sharp news judgment, interviewing prowess, strong analytical and investigative reporting, clear writing, document use – and strong digital content sensibility. Whatever the platform, […]

Sunil hired by FT’s Sifted

Aruni Sunil has been hired as a writer at Sifted, a Financial Times-backed publication covering European startups. She started on Monday. Sunil recently completed her master’s degree in international journalism from City University of London. She has been a contributing writer to Helter Skelter Magazine and a content and communications specialist for Reminiscent Interior Design. Sunil […]

San Antonio Biz Journal hires McCandless to cover real estate

The San Antonio Business Journal has hired James McCandless as a commercial real estate reporter. He started on Monday. McCandless previously was a fellow at Newsweek covering the automotive industry. He also spent three years as a reporter for Distressed Debt Daily and Preferred Stock Daily newsletters. He also interned for the San Antonio Report. McCandless is […]

Fagan hired as editor in chief of Reworked

Siobhan Fagan has been named the editor in chief of Reworked, the publication covering the evolution of work published by Simpler Media Group Inc. Fagan leads the site’s content strategy, with a focus on the transformation of the workplace. Prior to joining Reworked, Fagan was managing editor of Reworked’s sister site, CMSWire, where she directed […]

Bloomberg hires Johnson to cover DC bank regulation

Bloomberg News has hired Katanga Johnson to cover bank regulation in its Washington bureau. Johnson had been at Reuters. He had been covering U.S. regulation at the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Johnson interned at WAMU and Congressional Quarterly in addition to Reuters. He is an alumnus of Morehouse College and […]

Farrell departs Multichannel News after 24 years

Michael Farrell has left Multichannel News after 24 years. Farrell was covered finance, operations and mergers and acquisitions at cable operators and networks across the industry. He joined Multichannel News in September 1998 and has written about major deals and top players in the business ever since. He also wrote the “On The Money” blog, offering […]

Colorado Springs Biz Journal parent moves to nonprofit status

The company that owns the Colorado Springs Business Journal will convert from a for-profit enterprise to a nonprofit agency, effective in late October, writes reporter Pam Zubeck of the publication. Zubeck writes, “Amy Gillentine, publisher and executive editor of the Business Journal and the Indy, remains as CEO to steer the company into a new era, ‘which will include […]

Germain of Consumer Reports leaves for Gizmodo

Consumer Reports senior technology reporter Thomas Germain has left the news organization and will join Gizmodo on Monday. Germain will cover privacy, advertising technology and algorithms. He had been at Consumer Reports since June 2018 and had been covering privacy, digital rights and life on the internet. He interned at Consumer Reports while in college. Germain is […]

Globe and Mail shuffles business beats

Gary Salewicz, the editor of Report on Business, the Globe and Mail’s business section, sent out the following: As the Report on Business team continues its work to expand our audience and solidify our coverage in areas proven to grow subscriptions and strengthen retention, we’re excited to announce four staff moves. Ethan Lou joins as comment editor, […]