Business Insider reporter Gehan departs

Ann Gehan, a junior retail reporter covering payments, retail technology, e-commerce and fintech, has left. Gehan’s tweet reads: “I’m so grateful to have worked with such talented and kind colleagues across the newsroom and will miss working with them a lot! A big thank you to the editors who hired me as a fellow and […]

Barker leaving Variety after 14 years

Andrew Barker, a senior features writer at Variety, will leave after 14 years with the publication. Barker tweets: “Got a bit of the old personal/professional news: today will be my last day at Variety. Sincere thanks to everyone who put up with my bullshit for the last 14 years.” Barker also edited Variety’s Focus features […]

CNN’s ‘Reliable Sources’ newsletter is back with a new look

CNN has revamped the look of its “Reliable Sources” newsletter, updating everything from the logo to the newsletter’s structure. Further, the newsletter will have special sections, so readers can easily find what they want. The newsletter has been cut down to four issues per week – Monday to Thursday, from its previous availability of six […]

Buck departs Yahoo for upday news

Kate Buck, a breaking news editor at Yahoo U.K., has left and joined upday news as a news editor. Previously, Buck worked freelance for Reach and was a digital news editor – LBC at Global. She was a news reporter at Metro.co.uk and was a trainee reporter at MailOnline, Belfast Telegraph and SWNS. Buck graduated […]

Sports Illustrated writer Shapiro departs

Michael Shapiro, NBA writer at Sports Illustrated, has left. Shapiro’s tweet reads, “I won’t be gone for long. Stay tuned for what’s next.” Shapiro had been with Sports Illustrated for more than five years. He joined in January 2017 as an editorial intern. Previously, he was a prep sports writer for the Austin American-Statesman. He […]

Better Government Association appoints Warmbir investigations editor

The following excerpt was sent out: Steve Warmbir, former interim editor in chief of the Chicago Sun-Times, is joining the Better Government Association as its investigations editor, the BGA announced today. Warmbir has more than two decades of experience reporting and editing some of the most high-impact investigations in the storied history of Chicago journalism. […]

CNN promotes Mabry to SVP of digital editorial and programming

CNN has named Marcus Mabry SVP of digital editorial and programming. Mabry will “lead the digital global programming, Features and Visuals teams, including Opinion, CNN Style and CNN Travel, and continue to represent Digital Editorial on the digital leadership team across the business.” Mabry has been with CNN for the past six years. He recently […]

Mashable names Thomas deputy shopping editor

Mashable has promoted Jae Thomas to deputy shopping editor. Recently, Thomas was a shopping reporter. Before that, she was an editorial shopping fellow, a role in which she pitched, wrote, and packaged shopping articles on a daily basis. She interned at New York Magazine’s Bedford + Bowery, Marie Claire and Hearst Magazines. Thomas has a […]

Politico hires Przybyla as national investigative correspondent

Politico has appointed Heidi Przybyla as a national investigative correspondent. Przybyla will begin on Oct. 11. A Politico contributor, Przybyla was recently a correspondent at NBC News, where she led coverage of the Biden White House’s COVID-19 policy. Before that, she was a NBC/MSNBC political reporter and “Morning Joe” panelist. She was a senior political […]

Rodriguez joins Politico Magazine as a staff writer

Jesus Rodriguez has been appointed a staff writer at Politico Magazine. Rodriguez had been working as a contributing editor. Previously, he was a senior articles editor at The Georgetown Law Journal. He interned at Brennan Center for Justice in Washington, D.C., Politico, The Hill and Council on Foreign Relations. Rodriguez has a bachelor’s degree and […]