Orlando Biz Journal editor Barth to retire at end of the year

Orlando Business Journal editor Cindy Barth plans to retire at the end of the year. Business Journal managing editor Susan Lundine writes, “Among her many accomplishments while at OBJ, Barth helped initiate the Women Who Mean Business awards program and the Community Impact program, and guided the newspaper in winning several national Best in Business Awards from the Society for […]

Reuters seeks M&A reporter covering tech, media and telecom

Reuters is looking for an ambitious and passionate journalist who thrives on big scoops to be part of its U.S. deals team and report on mergers and acquisitions, with a focus on the technology, media, and telecom (TMT) sectors. The successful candidate, who will be based in New York or San Francisco, will consistently break market-moving news on major deals involving the […]

Reuters hires Summerville for M&A team

Anirban Sen, editor in charge of U.S. mergers and acquisitions at Reuters, sent out the following on Wednesday: I’m pleased to announce that Abigail Summerville has joined us as a M&A Correspondent, based in New York. In her new role, Abigail will focus on breaking news and landing the biggest scoops in the consumer and […]

Reuters seeks an EMEA markets correspondent in London

Reuters is looking for an experienced financial journalist to help drive our coverage of financial markets and its investors in Europe at a key juncture for the economic outlook and central bank policy. The successful candidate will join a high-performing team, delivering breaking news as well as agenda-setting deep-dive analyses and investigations. As our EMEA Markets […]

Two biz reporters receive National Press Foundation fellowships for Wharton

The National Press Foundation has awarded fellowships for two journalists to attend the Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists. Samantha Delouya of Business Insider and Sally Ho of the Associated Press will attend the Oct. 17–19 seminars in Philadelphia at the Wharton School. Each year, NPF provides funds for two journalists to attend the seminars at […]

Reuters seeks a pharma industry reporter

Reuters is looking for an ambitious U.S. Pharmaceutical Industry Reporter with a track record of scoops and agenda-setting stories. The successful candidate will break news on an industry that has suffered a major political loss in the United States and is bracing for new federal efforts to bring down the cost of prescription medicines. This reporter would […]

Oakes named editor of Quartz at Work

Anna Oakes has been named the editor of Quartz at Work, which covers workplace issues. She had been its chief people office. Oakes writes, “Quartz has long known that to make business better, we need to support the world of work with guidance and resources. To do that better, we’re enhancing our approach to service […]

Refinitiv hires Aurissichio to cover middle market loans

Refinitiv has hired Paola Aurissichio to cover the U.S. middle market loan industry, focusing on private credit and deals. Aurissichio joins from GlobalCapital where she worked for three years covering the U.S. structured finance market and collateralized loan obligations. Her daily coverage included breaking new stories, deal pricings and analysis, market trends, regulatory developments and […]

Boston Globe editor McGorry to step down at end of the year

Boston Globe executive editor Brian McGrory plans to step down at the end of the year, reports Don Seiffert of the Boston Business Journals. Seiffert reports, “McGrory, who took over in December 2012 after the departure of Martin Baron, told staff he will head to Boston University to chair the journalism department there. He also said he plan to write […]

Business and tech correspondent Kent departs NBC News

Jo Ling Kent, a business and tech correspondent with NBC News, has left the organization after six years. Before NBC News, she was at Fox Business Network for three years covering technology. Prior to joining Fox Business, Kent served as an on-air reporter for NBC’s owned and operated station WVIT-TV in Hartford. In this role […]