Washington Post hires Frostenson as national deputy visual enterprise editor

The Washington Post has tapped Sarah E. Frostenson to serve as a national deputy visual enterprise editor. Frostenson begins on Sept. 26. An excerpt from the announcement reads: In her new position, Sarah will oversee quick-turn coverage and projects that seek to convey information in visually compelling and innovative ways, collaborating with visual journalists across […]

NY Times hires Ziegler as deputy editor, strategy and operations

Sara Ziegler will join The New York Times Sports desk as deputy editor for strategy and operations. Currently, she serves as a sports editor at FiveThirtyEight, where she was formerly an assistant sports editor and general editor. She was also an editor at Law360. Before that, she was a 16-year veteran of The Omaha World-Herald.  She […]

Stacker names Cohen editor-in-chief

Stacker, a news agency providing data-driven feature content, has hired Micah Cohen as editor-in-chief, overseeing the newsroom, leading content strategy and managing data reporting and editorial. Cohen recently served as managing editor of FiveThirtyEight, where he also worked as a deputy editor for politics and senior editor. Before that, Cohen served at The New York […]

The 19th adds new staff members

The 19th has hired Myrka Moreno and Lance Dixon as audience engagement producers. Megan Kearney will be joining the editorial team as a digital producer and Jasmine Mithani comes as a data visuals reporter. Moreno joins from Grist, where she was recently a social media coordinator. Before that, she served as a social media engagement […]