Witley joins Bloomberg Law as a reporter

Skye Witley has joined Bloomberg Law as a reporter to cover privacy and data security. Witley interned at Axios. Previously, he interned at The Durango Herald in Colorado. He worked at The American University Eagle, American University’s student paper. He also interned at NBC Washington. Witley has a B.A. in journalism from American University. You […]

WSJ’s Stewart joining CNN in Asia

CNN announced Tuesday the hiring of Marc Stewart as an international correspondent to be based in Asia. He will be responsible for reporting on key stories from the Asia-Pacific region for the network’s television and digital platforms. “A journalist for more than 25 years, Marc is both highly skilled and passionate about getting to the heart […]

Bercovici named LA Times biz editor as Muessig becomes AME

The following announcement was sent on behalf of Los Angeles Times executive editor Kevin Merida and managing editor Sara Yasin: We’re excited to announce several shifts among our staff that will help stimulate our ambition and enhance our report. Ben Muessig has been promoted to assistant managing editor for storytelling, a new role intended to […]

Toronto Star biz reporter Lorinc is departing

Toronto Star business reporter Jacob Lorinc is leaving the paper for a new opportunity. He has been with the paper since January 2021, focused on economics, labor and independent business. Lorinc previously was a small business reporter for The Hamilton Standard and as a breaking news reporter for the Star. He also worked as a digital editor […]

Scolaro departs CNBC for Zito Partners

Christina Scolaro, a 25-year veteran in the financial news industry, has joined Zito Partners as partner. Most recently, Scolaro worked at CNBC’s flagship morning program, “Squawk Box,” as the show’s talent producer, bringing lawmakers, industry leaders and Fortune 500 CEOs to air during the live three-hour show. Prior to “Squawk Box,” as CNBC senior producer, […]

Cooper returning to Politico Europe as senior energy correspondent

Charlie Cooper has been hired by Politico Europe as its senior energy correspondent. For the past 18 months, Cooper has been media manager for Fauna & Floria International and a freelance writer. Cooper trained as a journalist at Goldsmiths, University of London, before joining The Independent. His coverage of rising food bank use in the U.K. […]

Washington Post hires Ovide as help desk strategy editor

Washington Post business editor Lori Montgomery, technology editor Christina Passariello and personal technology editor Yun-Hee Kim sent out the following on Monday: We are thrilled to announce that Shira Ovide will join The Washington Post as Help Desk strategy editor, a new role aimed at expanding our groundbreaking work to help people make sense of […]

D’Amico hired by CTFN as deputy editor

Esther D’Amico has been hired by CTFN as deputy editor. D’Amico will initially focus on antitrust coverage and serve as a writing resource for reporters and help to further develop CTFN’s in-house style. Prior to joining CTFN, D’Amico led U.S. antitrust, Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, and congressional coverage at Acuris’s Dealreporter […]

WSJ roles out style news team

Sarah Ball, editor of style news at The Wall Street Journal, sent out the following on Monday: All: After launching over the summer, Style News is now live with its full staff as of today, Monday, Sept. 12th—thanks to support and help from so many of you. Please join me in welcoming and congratulating these excellent […]

Hart joins St. Louis Biz Journal as a reporter

Connor Hart has joined St. Louis Business Journal as a reporter. Hart was an intern at The Wall Street Journal, where he worked on the Real Time news desk. He interned at The State Newspaper and was managing editor of The Daily Gamecock, University of South Carolina’s student-run publication. Hart graduated from the University of […]