South Florida Biz Journal hires Floyd as a hospitality reporter

The South Florida Business Journal has hired Jasmine Floyd as its hospitality reporter. Associate editor Eileen Cukier writes, “She will cover companies that benefit from South Florida’s sprawling tourism sector, including cruise lines, airlines, restaurants and retailers, as well as hospitality-related real estate deals. “Floyd is a Miami resident who most recently worked as a litigation reporter for the […]

Atlanta Biz Chronicle names Mandel its managing editor

Eric Mandel has been named managing editor of The Atlanta Business Chronicle. He has spent the last year as editor of The National Observer, the American City Business Journals’ daily national email newsletter. Mandel previously was a web producer and a senior editor for the Business Chronicle, which he joined in June 2017. He also worked […]

Columbus Biz First reporter Milnes departs

Owen Milnes, a Columbus Business First reporter covering commercial real estate in Franklin County, is leaving the news organization after a year. Previously, he was a teaching assistant at The Ohio State University. He was also campus producer at The Lantern. In this role, he managed all video and some written content for the Campus News […]

Philly Biz Journal hires Ravina to cover tech and innovation

The Philadelphia Business Journal has hired Rachel Ravina to cover technology, innovation and higher education. She will start next week. Ravina has been a reporter covering government beats for MediaNews Group, including The Reporter, The Times Herald and other outlets in the greater Philadelphia region. She previously worked as a reporter for Bayside Gazette and Ocean City […]

Houston Biz Journal’s Patel departing for Axios

The Houston Business Journal economic development reporter Shafaq Patel is leaving to help start a Houston newsletter for Axios. She previously worked for the Business Journal’s parent company, the American City Business Journals, as a diversity, equity and inclusion reporter. At Emerson College in Boston, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Journalism, she served […]

Aloe joins Boston Biz Journal as digital editor

The Boston Business Journal has tapped Jess Aloe as a digital editor. Recently, she had been working freelance. Previously, Aloe was a news reporter at the Burlington Free Press in Vermont and a reporter at New England Center for Investigative Reporting. She also contributed to and interned at Commonwealth Magazine. Aloe also worked at WERS-FM […]

Philly Biz Journal seeks hospitality and tourism reporter

The Philadelphia Business Journal is looking for a hospitality and tourism reporter to join our newsroom and cover some of the region’s most important — and dynamic — industries. Philadelphia’s restaurant scene continues to explode, garnering worldwide acclaim for its eclectic scope of food and ever-growing roster of James Beard Award-winning chefs. From the Liberty […]

Houston Biz Journal seeks a reporter

The Houston Business Journal, a thriving and growing news organization, is looking for a full-time reporter to cover the money and sports business beat, covering some of the city’s most dynamic industries. Our reporters must be competitive, nimble and driven to break news about the most important industries, companies and people in the region. They […]

Forbes hires Philly Biz Journal’s Smythe to write daily newsletter

Forbes has hired Philadelphia Business Journal reporter Laura Smythe to write its daily newsletter. She will start July 18. Smythe has been covering tourism and hospitality for the American City Business Journals publication since December 2019. She previously was a reporter for The Philadelphia Gay News. She also interned at the Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Magazine. Smythe […]

ACBJ hires Moore as director of audience growth

Summer Moore has joined the American City Business Journals as director, audience growth. Recently, she was director of content – corporate communications at Gannett. There, she previously served as director of content for USA Today Network Ventures, senior project and communications manager and digital project manager for GateHouse Media. She was digital and audience engagement […]