Cosmo promotes Whittaker to deputy editor

Alexandra Whittaker has taken on the role of deputy editor at Cosmopolitan, moving from her recent role of pop culture director. Whittaker has been with Cosmopolitan for more than four years, joining as a senior news editor and then serving as news director. She also held the posts of associate digital news editor and editor […]

Cosmopolitan appoints Olson assistant news editor

Hearst Magazines has tapped Samantha Olson to serve as an assistant news editor for Cosmopolitan. Recently, she served as assistant editor of Hearst title Seventeen. Olson joined as an editorial fellow for Seventeen, and then served as an editorial assistant. She held the posts of senior editor, staff writer and deputy content editor at Her […]

Cosmopolitan promotes Johnson to lifestyle editor

Christen A. Johnson, an associate news editor at Cosmopolitan, has been tapped to serve as a lifestyle editor. Prior to joining Cosmopolitan in August 2021, Johnson was at the Chicago Tribune, where she worked as a life and culture editorial assistant and features reporter, living. Johnson graduated from Northwestern University. Be sure to congratulate Johnson […]

Cosmopolitan hires Shah as an entertainment and lifestyle writer

Furvah Shah has joined Cosmopolitan as an entertainment and lifestyle writer. Previously, she was a junior journalist apprentice at The Independent. Shah wrote political, cultural, fashion and interview-based article for various print and online publications. Shah has a B.A. from Goldsmiths, University of London. Connect with Shah on Twitter.

Fuentes promoted to entertainment editor at Cosmopolitan

Tamara Fuentes, associate entertainment editor at Cosmopolitan has been promoted to entertainment editor. Previously, Fuentes was assistant entertainment editor and associate entertainment editor at Hearst Magazines’ Seventeen. She joined in August 2014 as an intern. Fuentes graduated from the College of New Jersey, where she was a community advisor. Be sure to congratulate Fuentes on […]

Iwegbue named assistant editor at Cosmopolitan

Cosmopolitan has tapped Annabel Iwegbue to serve as an assistant editor. Recently, she was an assistant to the editor in chief at the magazine. Iwegbue joined in November 2020 as ecommerce production assistant. Before that, she freelanced for Hearst Magazines. She also interned at NBC News. Iwegbue graduated from New York University. Be sure to […]

Cosmopolitan is looking for writers

We are looking for pride-related personal essay pitches for Cosmopolitan’s sex & relationships vertical. We publish LGBTQ+ content year-round, but this time, we’re specifically looking for essays that highlight unique personal experiences, trends or pop cultural moments that made an impact on you, and stories that celebrate pride and what it means to you. If […]