Inc. hires Donaldson as a reporter

Inc. magazine has hired Ali Donaldson as a reporter covering innovation and entrepreneurship. She has spent the last nine months as a graduate student at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Donaldson previously spent four years at Bloomberg News as a news producer and a line producer. She was also a news associate at CNN. She […]

Inc. hires Wang to cover innovations

Inc. magazine has hired Xintian Tina Wang to cover innovations and anything quirky in the business world. She started on Monday. Wang previously was a freelance whose work has appeared in HuffPost, Time magazine, The Daily Beast, Rolling Stone and Teen Vogue, among others. Wang also worked at Pandaily, a Chinese tech news site. She […]

Inc. staff writer Ryan departs magazine

Kevin Ryan, a staff writer at Inc. magazine, is leaving the publication after eight years. He has been covering the innovation beat — startups, entrepreneurs and technology often related to sustainability, biotechnology, artificial intelligence, space, and anything else futuristic. Ryan has also covered product and office design. He is also the author of “Ahead of […]

Fass departs Inc/Fast Company for new opportunity

Allison Fass, vice president for digital growth at Inc. and Fast Company, will be leaving after nearly 11 years for a new opportunity. She has previously served as deputy editor and executive director for digital at Inc. She has also served as director, editorial and business strategy at Rocket Fuel and was a contributing editor […]

Why Inc. began allowing contributors to write for its website

Former Inc. magazine editor in chief James Ledbetter writes for The Observer about the contributor model that allowed Heather Morgan, charged earlier this week with stealing billions in bitcoin, to write for the magazine’s website. Ledbetter left Inc. in 2019. He writes, “We weren’t considering this step primarily for editorial reasons. Rather, we recognized in 2014 that […]

Angell to cover entrepreneurs for Inc.

Melissa Angell has joined Inc. magazine as a staff reporter covering entrepreneurs and all things work-related. Previously, she was a reporter at Law360. She’s also reported for American Banker where she covered credit unions and TheStreet where she focused on health care, and was a web editor at NBC29 WVIR-TV in Charlottesville, Virginia. She was […]

Inc. hires Deczynski as a staff writer

Inc. magazine has hired Rebecca Deczynski as a staff writer covering startups, entrepreneurs, and the workplace. Her first day is Monday. Deczynski previously worked at magazine publisher Meredith Corp., as a health and wellness writer. She also worked at Domino Media Group as a lifestyle editor and as a digital editor. She also was an assistant editor […]

Fortune’s Aspan on the greatness of Stephanie Meyers

Fortune senior writer Maria Aspan writes about Stephanie Meyers, the Inc. and Fast Company head of digital growth who died last week at 37. Aspan writes, “Annoyingly prompt and utterly reliable, Steph was the person you wanted running any project, party, or zombie-apocalypse survival strategy. She loved creating elegant, sly plans to achieve her long-term goals, and […]

Meyers, director of digital growth at Inc. and Fast Company, has died

Stephanie Meyers, group director of digital growth at Inc. and Fast Company magazines, died earlier this week. She was 37. “She was just a pillar of light in the organization who really touched everyone in a positive way,” said Richard Russey, senior vice president and publisher at Inc. magazine. “It will take some time for […]

Former Inc. editor Ledbetter to launch fintech newsletter

Former Inc. editor in chief James Ledbetter is starting a newsletter focused on financial technology. Ledbetter said he became interested in fintech when he was editing Inc. ” We ran a few smart features on it, and I began to sense that this could be transformational (not in exclusively positive ways, of course),” he said in an […]