Pedestrian Group appoints Michael as publisher

Youth-focused Pedestrian Group publishing has named Sarah Michael as publisher. She will begin in early February. Recently, Michael served as director of audience strategy and growth for Australia and Southeast Asia. She also held the posts of deputy head of news and head of audience, Australia. She reported for and was deputy news editor at Daily Mail […]

The i paper promotes Gray to sports news correspondent

James Gray, a senior sports journalist at The i Paper, has been appointed sports news correspondent. In his new role, he will cover exclusives across tennis, rugby, soccer, Formula 1 racing and boxing. Gray joined in 2020 as a sports journalist. He served as host and co-producer of Tennis Unfiltered, Britain’s tennis podcast. He freelanced […]

Metro hires Moss as lifestyle editor

Metro has hired Rachel Moss as a lifestyle editor. She joined from HuffPost, where she worked for more than eight years, recently, as a life editor. Moss also served as a lifestyle editorial assistant, lifestyle reporter and senior journalist. She worked freelance for Entertainmentwise.com and interned at The Daily Telegraph. She was a features editor […]

Reach regional brands in UK focus on newsletter approach

An announcement on the Press Gazette site reads: Nine Reach regional brands have adopted a “newsletter-led approach” meaning the websites are no longer their “flagship” means of content delivery. The publisher initially trialled this “engagement-first model” with five of its “Live” brands – in Norfolk, Suffolk, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire – beginning in November. It is now […]

CNN promotes Sarkar to senior editor

CNN International has appointed Monica Sarkar to the post of senior editor. She will oversee CNN International’s digital platforms on desktop, mobile web and the app, as well as manage a global team. Sarkar has been with CNN for 10 years, previously serving as senior digital producer, digital producer, writer/producer and associate digital producer. She […]

Griffin departs Metro.co.uk for RadioTimes.com

Louise Griffin has joined RadioTimes.com as a sci-fi and fantasy editor. Recently, she was at Metro.co.uk, where she worked as a senior entertainment reporter and entertainment reporter. Griffin was a spotlight editor and writer at online magazine TenEighty. Griffin has a B.A. from the University of Warwick. Be sure to congratulate Griffin via Twitter.

ITV News hires Dixon as multimedia producer

Rachel Dixon has joined ITV News as a multimedia producer on the digital team. Recently, she was at Reach Plc, where she worked as a video journalist, content editor, breaking news editor and KentLive content editor. Dixon was a trainee reporter at KM Media Group and a video editor for the 2017 general election at […]

DC Thomson hires Roberts as weekend editor

Karen Roberts has joined DC Thomson’s Press and Journal as a weekend editor. Recently, she was a late news editor at JPI Media’s NationalWorld. Roberts worked as a senior reporter, assistant content editor, court reporter and content editor at the Evening Express. She was a reporter at The Sunday Post. Roberts graduated from the University […]

Time Out hires Doyle as a guides editor

Time Out has appointed Ella Doyle as a guides editor for the UK and North America. Previously, she freelanced for The Independent and wrote profiles, features, reviews, human-interest stories, crime and hard news, liveblogs and investigations at MyLondon. Doyla has a B.A. from the University of Sussex and an M.A. from City, University of London. […]

Reuters seeks a desk editor in Mexico City

Are you an enthusiastic and globally-minded desk editor? Do you want to be part of our newsroom in Mexico City? If yes, we’re looking for you. Join our team on the news editing desk, which involves editing and packaging under the supervision of more senior editors, gradually moving to more independent work with greater responsibility and […]