How Crain’s Chicago got its start

Rance Crain, the president of Crain Communication, writes about how Crain’s Chicago Business started as part of the company’s 100th anniversary. Crain writes, “Some of our strongest brands — Crain’s Chicago Business, Modern Healthcare, InvestmentNews — started during the time my mother, Gertrude Crain, served as chairwoman. She took over for my dad when he […]

Crain seeks senior personal finance editor

Crain is looking for an experienced editor with personal finance and investment expertise. Working closely with a Crain business manager, the successful candidate will manage all content aspects of a project for a major global bank, and will have done the following: Managed — for a major publishing or content brand — the assigning, editing, […]

Crain’s Cleveland publisher pleads guilty to indecency

Crain’s Cleveland Business publisher John Campanelli pleaded guilty to a fourth-degree misdemeanor charge of public indecency. Lydia Coutre of Crain’s Cleveland writes, “Stow Municipal Court Judge Kim Hoover accepted his plea. A sentencing hearing is to be scheduled after a pre-sentencing investigation in which Campanelli and his attorney, Errol A. Can, may present testimony and […]

Pensions & Investments seeks data editor

The P&I Data Editor role is key to supporting and developing P&I’s reputation as a paper of record for an important industry. You’ll have access to the top executives and the most cutting-edge research from the world’s largest money managers and institutional investors, along with the most important public policy makers. You’ll know you have […]

Crain’s Chicago ME resigns for ESPN job

Crain’s Chicago Business managing editor Steve Reiss resigned Tuesday to join ESPN’s upcoming website The Undefeated, reports Robert Feder. Feder writes, “Reiss joined Crain’s in 2012 after more than two decades at the Washington Post, where he rose to enterprise editor. An Ohio native and graduate of Princeton University, he previously worked as a reporter and editor at […]

Crain celebrates 100th anniversary

Rance Crain of Crain Publications, which publishes business newspapers in Detroit, Chicago, Cleveland and New York, writes about the company’s 100th anniversary this year. Crain writes, “Dad started his first publication, Hospital Management, because there was only one major publication in the field. His idea was to emphasize the administration of hospitals, with the focus on […]

Crain’s New York seeks health care editor

Crain’s New York Business is looking for a full-time, data-savvy health care editor to join a team that produces an award-winning daily subscription newsletter, health care data, daily news online and in-depth, magazine length features in print. This is a job for an energetic experienced reporter who wants to be at the center of one […]

Keeping a division between editorial and sponsored content

Amy Ann Stoessel of Crain’s Cleveland Business writes about leaving the editorial side of the publication to run its sponsored content operation. Stoessel writes, “Make no mistake: There is no such thing as ‘pay to play’ on our editorial and news pages. “Period. “However, if the Crain Content Studio – Cleveland logo appears, whether as part of […]

Bloomberg’s Idzelis joins Investment News

Christine Idzelis, a corporate finance reporter at Bloomberg News for the past five years, has been hired by Investment News. At the Crain publication, she will cover Wall Street wealth management and independent investment advisers. Idzelis had been at Bloomberg since December 2010, reporting on the U.S. credit markets with a focus on high-yield, high-risk […]

Crain’s Detroit executive editor is leaving

Cindy Goodaker, the executive editor of Crain’s Detroit Business, is leaving the publication after 30-plus years. Goodaker writes, “It’s a road I feel remarkably lucky to have traveled. “But it’s time to explore other paths and perhaps clear a few new ones. And so, as the new year rings in, with metaphorical searchlight and chainsaw […]