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Bercovici hired as SF Standard managing editor

February 22, 2024

Posted by Chris Roush

Jeff Bercovici

Jeff Bercovici, the Los Angeles Times business editor laid off last month, has been hired by the San Francisco Standard as its managing editor.

He will start in March.

Bercovici previously was the deputy business editor before becoming business editor in September 2022. In addition to his editing, Bercovici has written a number of memorable features, Column Ones and book reviews for The Times.

Before joining The Times in 2019, Bercovici was San Francisco bureau chief of Inc. magazine for four-and-a-half years.

He has also worked for Forbes in New York and San Francisco as a media reporter and senior editor covering big platform companies such as Facebook, Twitter and Yahoo.

Before Forbes, Bercovici was the media columnist for the business website DailyFinance. Before that, he created a media blog for Conde Nast Portfolio.

Earlier, he was part of the re-relaunch team for Radar magazine, where he wrote about media, entertainment and politics, and he also spent a couple of years co-writing the media column in WWD.

He is a Cornell University graduate.

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