Barron’s hires Serwer as editor at large

Barron’s announced that former Yahoo Finance editor in chief Andy Serwer has joined its newsroom team as editor at large. “Andy is recognized as an innovator in the world of financial journalism through his decades-long work as a reporter, writer, editor, TV broadcaster, radio and podcast host and film producer,” said David Cho, Barron’s editor […]

News Corp CEO to WSJ, Dow Jones staffers: Come to the NY office

News Corp. CEO Robert Thomson sent out the following to staff, including journalists at The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s and Dear Colleagues, You may well have seen the reports about the new lease agreement for our New York headquarters at 1211 Avenue of the Americas. That extension is of immediate relevance to our New York teams […]

English of Barron’s discusses her writing style and focus

Russell Sherman at Press Profiles interviewed Carleton English of Barron’s about her job and her career. “I think that they’re both outlets that are writer focused,” said English about working at Barron’s and The New York Post. She said she learned at The Post that story shaping and knowing your audience was vital. “The Post is so much […]

News Corp CEO: We’re bundling WSJ, Barron’s and Investor’s Business

News Corp. CEO Robert Thomson made the following comments during its first quarter earnings conference call: In particular, a digital advertising at Dow Jones rose 11%, a noteworthy achievement in this complex environment. In fact, Q1 represents the ninth consecutive quarter of year-over-year digital ad growth at Dow Jones. In the past year, Dow Jones added 473,000 […]

Carty returns to Barron’s as art director

Barron’s editor in chief David Cho sent out the following to the staff: All, We are thrilled to announce that Lynne Carty is joining Barron’s as an Art Director. Lynne served in this role at Barron’s in 2016-18 when she elevated our storytelling through sophisticated design, illustration and data. She has spent the last four years at The Wall Street Journal, where she worked […]

Barron’s hires Rowe as an editor

Barron’s editor in chief David Cho sent out the following: All We are pleased to announce J.J. Thompson Rowe has joined Barron’s as a full-time editor, joining the digital editing desk after working as a contractor since April. J.J. works an evening shift for us, ending her day at 8 p.m. In addition to editing for the […]

Barron’s hires Clark as a reporter for London team

Barron’s editor in chief David Cho sent out the following: All, We are thrilled to announce Adam Clark is joining Barron’s as a reporter with the London team, writing trending news stories, and deeper analysis features. He is based in Spain. Adam joins after five years with Dow Jones Newswires in Barcelona, where he was successively […]

Barron’s hires Dattilo for rapid response team

Barron’s editor in chief David Cho sent out the following to the staff: All, We’re excited to announce Emily Dattilo is joining Barron’s from The Financial Times. She’ll work with Joe Woelfel and our amazing Rapid Response team. Emily comes from Financial Advisor IQ – a specialist publication at the FT – where she covered the registered […]

Barron’s hires Adams as investigative writer

Barron’s editor in chief David Cho sent out the following to the staff: All, We’re excited to announce that Rosalind Adams is joining Barron’s as an investigations writer. Rosalind will play a key role as Barron’s continues to build out its investigative capabilities, holding companies, industries, and Wall Street to account through deeply reported stories. Rosalind previously spent […]

News Corp CEO Thomson email to staff regarding Fox discussions

News Corp. CEO Robert Thomson sent out the following to the staff on Friday: Dear Colleagues, The News Corp Board, following the receipt of letters from Rupert Murdoch and the Murdoch Family Trust, has formed a Special Committee of independent directors to assess a potential combination with Fox Corporation. At News Corp, we are constantly pursuing […]