Satija departs Washington Post for Houston Chronicle

Neena Satija has joined the Houston Chronicle as an investigative reporter in its Austin bureau. Recently, Satija held the same position at The Washington Post. Previously, Satija was an investigative reporter, radio producer and environment reporter at The Texas Tribune. She also worked at Reveal and reported for Connecticut Public Radio/Connecticut Mirror. Satija has a […]

Destra joins City & State New York as state politics reporter

Political journalism outlet City & State New York has tapped Shantel Destra to serve as state politics reporter. Destra interned at The City. She was a fellow at Politico and a media strategy planner at iHeartMedia. Destra has a bachelor’s degree from Syracuse University and a master’s degree from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. […]

Columbus TV station hires Szilagy as a digital journalist

Sarah Szilagy will join WCMH-TV Ch. 4, an NBC affiliate in Columbus, Ohio, as a digital journalist. She begins in October. Previously, Szilagy worked at Ohio State University’s student-run news organization, The Lantern Media Group. There, she held the posts of copy editor, politics reporter, campus editor and special projects reporter. She was a news […]

Arora joins Knox News as a data and investigative reporter

Knox News has hired Areena Arora as a data and investigative reporter. Previously, Arora was a senior sub editor at Glance, where she was at the forefront of the product’s expansion in the U.S. Before that, she served as a news publishing specialist at Reuters, where she curated and packaged financial and political news on […]

NY Times announces election data analytics team

  The following excerpt was sent out from The New York Times‘ assistant managing editor for data journalism Matt Ericson: To lead the team this election cycle, the Business desk has let us borrow William Davis through November. Will joined The Times in 2015 on the News Platforms team, working with the Scoop and news products teams […]

BBC appoints Okolidoh director of diversity and inclusion

The following excerpt was sent out: The BBC said on Wednesday that it has named Chinny Okolidoh director of diversity & inclusion to lead the U.K. public broadcaster’s diversity efforts and strategies. She will take up the role “later this year.” Okolidoh will be “responsible for ensuring diversity and inclusion is at the heart of everything the BBC does” […]

Bloomberg Industry’s Harrington takes on new role

Jeff Harrington, team lead of news at Bloomberg Industry Group, writes on LinkedIn: “Happy to share that I’m moving into a new position within Bloomberg Tax/Bloomberg Law, leading a newly created news team that encompasses ESG, Financial Accounting, Financial Reporting/Disclosure and Crypto. I’ve so thoroughly enjoyed working with the wonderful and talented State Tax news […]

Talking Biz News Today – Sept. 12, 2022

Some of Monday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press As small businesses raise prices, some customers push back, by Mae Anderson Americans give health care system failing mark: AP-NORC poll, by Amanda Seitz CNN Employers need workers. That’s good news for these people, by Martha C. White It’s not just money. Unions are fighting […]

LA Times hires two for Times Community News

Vincent Nguyen has joined the Los Angeles Times’ Times Community News as a multiplatform editor in Orange County. Previously, Nguyen was a news producer at KCRW-FM 89.9, a NPR member station broadcasting from Santa Monica College. He was a news production assistant at KNX-FM 1070, a radio station in Los Angeles, and a sports reporter […]

LA Times announces news roles for Fleishman and Zarembo

The following excerpt was sent out from the Los Angeles Times’ executive editor Kevin Merida and editor at large Scott Kraft: We are excited to share the news that Jeffrey Fleishman, who has skillfully led our Foreign and National teams through more than two years of global wars and domestic strife, will be returning to writing […]