Crain’s Chicago seeks commercial real estate reporter

Crain’s Chicago Business is looking for someone to be the definitive source of news and analysis on commercial real estate, primarily in the downtown Chicago office market, but not limited to that area. In addition to being first and best, our new reporter must be able to write knowledgeably and understandably to a sophisticated audience. […]

Detroit News auto reporter joins Automotive News

Detroit News auto reporter Michael Wayland has been hired by Automotive News, a Crain’s publication. A story on its website states, “Wayland, 30, comes from The Detroit News, where he worked for two and a half years covering Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and the UAW, among other topics. He spent five years with Booth Newspapers and […]

Former Crain’s Detroit editor hired by real estate firm

Former Crain’s Detroit Business editor Jennette Smith Kotila has been hired as vice president of marketing and communications for real estate company Core Partners LLC. Kirk Pinho of Crain’s Detroit writes, “Smith Kotila, 42, begins the newly created position Wednesday. She will focus on Core Partners’ marketing, communications and client service, according to a news release. […]

Crain’s Detroit reporters will cover just one topic

Ron Fournier, the new publisher and editor of Crain’s Detroit Business, writes about how the newsroom has been restructured. Fournier writes, “First, the Crain’s newsroom has just been restructured to produce more news that my predecessor, Mary Kramer, calls ‘business intelligence’ — information and insights that help you find new business and reshape yours. This […]

Automotive News seeks reporter

Automotive News, a growing and dynamic news organization owned by Crain Communications Inc., is seeking a highly motivated full-time reporter and web content producer to cover general assignment auto industry news and assist in various web production tasks. There will be opportunities for future advancement and career diversification at our stable, expanding publication. Basic Qualifications […]

Fournier named editor/publisher of Crain’s Detroit

Journalist Ron Fournier, who earlier was named editor, has been named publisher of Crain’s Detroit Business. A story on its website states, “Kramer recruited Fournier to Crain’s four months ago, naming him associate publisher as part of her succession planning. She will remain with Crain’s as group publisher, consulting with Fournier and his team on major revenue […]

Crain’s Detroit publisher says goodbye after 28 years

Mary Kramer, the publisher of Crain’s Detroit Business, said goodbye to readers on Monday. Kramer writes, “Community immersion is the same mantra that Keith Crain set for me in 1989 when he hired me to succeed Peter Brown, the founding editor of Crain’s. I told Keith then that I aspired to be the editor or […]

Automotive News seeks DC regulatory reporter

Automotive News, a growing and dynamic news organization owned by Crain Communications Inc., is seeking a world-class business journalist to cover the automotive regulatory and political beat in Washington, D.C. This scoop-heavy assignment will offer a front-row seat to the industry’s transition to the Trump administration and to the revolutionary changes impacting the regulation of […]

Senior writer for Automotive News retires

Brad Wernle, a senior writer for Crain’s publication Automotive News, is retiring after 32 years with the company. Wernle writes, “Thirty-two years ago today, I walked in the door at Crain Communications as a newly hired reporter for a startup publication called Crain’s Detroit Business. Today, my 32nd anniversary, is also my last day working for […]

Pensions & Investments seeks web producer

Pensions & Investments is seeking a web producer. This is an ideal job for a digitally savvy journalist who has strong news judgment, video editing skills and a knack for optimizing editorial content for the web. A successful candidate will thrive on working with editors and reporters to produce videos, interactive graphics and other digital […]