Katz departs The Wrap for new opportunity

Brandon Katz, a senior TV reporter at The Wrap has left. Katz tweets: “I am so incredibly thankful for the amazing opportunity to have worked with such a talented team. It’s a helluva newsroom. I’m also very excited for my next opportunity, which I’ll share more details about soon.” Previously, he served as an entertainment […]

Maine paper hires Hall as business editor

The Portland (Maine) Press Herald has hired William Hall as its business editor. Hall was previously digital editor at MaineBiz. He spent most of his career in marketing and public relations, rising to high-level roles at major firms. He was vice president at Manning Selvage & Lee in Boston, vice president at HMS Holdings in […]

Reuters hires Burnett as digital verification editor

Reuters has hired that Stephanie Burnett as digital verification editor, based in Amsterdam. Burnett will lead the Reuters Fact Check team in its efforts to tackle misinformation. “Combatting the spread of misinformation is critical to Reuters mission to provide access to trusted, accurate and unbiased information,” said Jane Barrett, global editor for media news strategy at […]

SF Chronicle multimedia producer Creighton departs for Citizen Film

Caron Creighton, multimedia producer at the San Francisco Chronicle and SFGATE, has left to join the nonprofit documentary production company Citizen Film as a part-time producer/editor. Previously, Creighton was a digital producer at the Chronicle, an associate producer at AJ+ and a freelance videographer and editor. She was also a freelance reporter for Al Jazeera, […]

Ma to join the Washington Post as breaking news editor in London

Alexandra Ma will join The Washington Post as a breaking news editor in its London hub. She begins Sept. 26. Currently, Ma is a senior news editor at Insider, where she runs the London bureau’s breaking news desk. Ma has been with Insider for more than five years, holding various roles that include news fellow, […]

Scripps Network taps Gliha to serve as national investigative correspondent

Lori Jane Gliha has joined Scripps Washington bureau as a national investigative correspondent. Gliha will also contribute to Newsy’s investigative reporting. Recently, Gliha was an investigative reporter at KDVR-TV Ch. 31, a Fox affiliate in Denver, Colo. She was an investigative correspondent at Rocky Mountain PBS and a national TV correspondent at Al Jazeera America. […]

Berger joins NBC News as a production assistant

NBC News has hired Julian Berger as a production assistant for NBC News NOW. Berger joined from NewsNation Network, where he was an anchor assistant. He interned at CNN, Civic Nation and NBC News. He reported for Carolina Week and La Noticia, a publishing company serving the Latin community in North Carolina. Berger has a […]

The Information hires Becker as finance editor

The Information founder Jessica Lessin sent out the following on Thursday: I am thrilled to announce that Nate Becker will be joining us later this month as Finance Editor to expand The Information’s coverage of financial services. He’s joining us from WSJ where he helped lead the paper’s renowned team covering deals and Wall Street. He also […]

Illinois-based CBS TV station hires Koulouvarisb as state capital reporter

Theodora Koulouvaris has joined WCIA-TV Ch. 3, a CBS affiliate in Champaign, Ill., as a reporter covering the state capital in Springfield. Koulouvaris was an anchor/reporter at DePaul University’s student-run TV newscast, “Good Day DePaul.” She interned at Vote Smart and U.S. House of Representatives. Koulouvaris has a B.A. in political science and journalism from […]

Ovide, writer of NY Times’ “On Tech” newsletter, is leaving

Shira Ovide, who has been writing the “On Tech” newsletter for the New York Times since early 2020, is leaving the organization for a new opportunity. She previously worked at Bloomberg Opinion, where she had been a tech columnist since 2015. There she wrote three to five data-driven columns a week. Before Bloomberg, Ovide was […]