Stacker, a news wire that offers data-driven business news stories, has hired four new editorial staffers.
— Matt Albasi as senior data reporter. He was previously an investigative reporter at Columbia University and Kinsa and was editor and publisher of a Pennsylvania newspaper;
— Elisa Huang as deputy managing editor, studio. She previously held roles creating content at GOOD, Conde Nast and Time Inc.;
— Brian Budzynski as senior editor, who has an extensive background in B2B publishing;
— Sam Larson as data reporter
In addition to doubling its team last year, Stacker grew its average number of news sites that publish a given Stacker story by 500%, from 50 to more than 300, closed syndication partnerships with more than 15 media outlets, and grew its Studio business’ monthly revenue by 400%.