Crain’s Chicago hires Gilmer as associate managing editor

Marcus Gilmer will be joining Crain’s Chicago Business as associate managing editor for digital content creation. He begins his new role on May 31. As per Crain’s editor Ann Dwyer: “He’ll contribute to the editing of online editorial content, the curation of newsletters and the creation of offerings specifically designed for social media as well […]

Industry Dive hires Zimmerman as associate editor

Sarah Zimmerman has joined Supply Chain Dive, part of Industry Dive, as an associate editor, covering the national supply chain. Zimmerman was deputy digital editor at Crain’s Chicago Business, and before that she served as a general assignment reporter. She was also an Oregon Statehouse reporter at The Associated Press and has interned at Politico. […]

Hutson joins Chicago Biz Journal as reporter

Chicago Business Journal has hired Wendell Hutson as a reporter, covering commercial real estate and economic development. Recently, he was a reporter at Crain’s Chicago Business. He was also a senior contributing writer at Chicago Citizen Newspaper Group and a staff reporter at Chicago. He has also reported for the Chicago Defender and the […]

Marotti leaving Chicago Tribune for Crain’s Chicago Business

Ally Marotti, business reporter at The Chicago Tribune covering technology and the cannabis industry, is leaving to join Crain’s Chicago Business, where she will report on consumer products, food, restaurants, retail, media and advertising. Marotti has been with the Tribune for more than four years, joining as an innovation and technology reporter at Blue Sky, […]

Veteran NY journalist David joins The City

Greg David has joined The City as a contributor covering fiscal and economic issues for the publication. His first story examines the state of the New York City economy and what the difficult journey back will look like. Along with his new post, David is also the director of the business and economics reporting program […]

Crain’s Chicago promotes Zimmerman to deputy digital editor

Crain’s Chicago Business has promoted general assignment reporter Sarah Zimmerman to deputy digital editor for audience and social media. “We hired Sarah originally as a general assignment reporter, and it was her ability to think quickly on her feet and fill in well on any beat that gave us confidence she would adapt to the […]

Economic Club taps former Crain’s publisher Snyder as CEO

Former editor and publisher of Crain’s Chicago Business David Snyder has been appointed president and chief executive officer of the Economic Club of Chicago. Snyder succeeds Donna Zarcone, who will be leaving the post after eight years. His new role beings July 31. Founded in 1927, Economic Club has been “diversifying its membership, tux-friendly image […]