NY Times names Mitchell its international news director

New York Times international editor Phil Pan sent out the following to the staff: For the past six years, through political upheaval and war, the pandemic and economic havoc, Alison Mitchell has helped guide the news report through a time of dizzying change for the world and for journalism itself. Now she will be bringing her vast […]

Robinson moves to crypto beat at Bloomberg

Bloomberg News reporter Matt Robinson is now covering the cryptocurrency beat. He previously was a financial crime reporter covering Wall Street white collar crime. He also covered the ratings agencies and derivatives for Bloomberg. He has been at Bloomberg since January 2011. Robinson holds a bachelor’s degree from Sacred Heart University and a master’s degree from the […]

Banerjee moves to Singapore to cover Asian markets for Reuters

Ankur Banerjee has moved to Singapore to cover Asian markets for Reuters. He previously has been in its Bangalore, India, office overseeing health and pharmaceutical coverage. Banerjee previously was a senior correspondent for Asia headline news and reported on Canadian stocks. He is a graduate of Manipal Institute of Communications.

Bloomberg Opinion hires Webb as a senior columnist

Merryn Somerset Webb has been hired as a senior columnist at Bloomberg Opinion. She will start in November. The new weekly podcast on personal finance that she will host will debut at a later date. In her role, she will write a weekly column on investment and personal finance and host a podcast as part […]

Insider names McKenzie editor in chief of life coverage

Insider global editor in chief Nicholas Carlson sent out the following on Monday: Team– I have great news! The new editor-in-chief of Insider’s Life division is Joi-Marie McKenzie. Joi-Marie started at Insider just over two years ago as our Deputy Editor for Entertainment, following an impressive career at Essence, Good Morning America, and ABC News. Joi-Marie is […]

Bloomberg hires Phakdeetham as global breaking news editor

Bloomberg News has hired Janine Phakdeetham as a global breaking news editor. She is based in Bangkok. Phakdeetham lead business and economics news coverage for the Bangkok Post. Before that, she was a news correspondent for Voice of America and a researcher for NBC News. She holds a bachelor’s degree from SUNY-Oswego and a master’s degree from […]

Reuters names Milliken its LA bureau chief

Mary Milliken has been named Los Angeles bureau chief at Reuters. She will start her new position in November. Milliken is currently U.S. foreign policy editor for Reuters in the Washington bureau. She previously was weekend editor in charge and U.S. media editor. Milliken was also top news editor for the West Coast and Washington bureau […]

WSJ’s Dill become news editor for Future of Everything Festival

Wall Street Journal reporter Kathryn Dill has been named news editor overseeing its Future of Everything Festival. She joined The Journal in the Management & Careers bureau in New York as an early careers writer. For the past two-plus years she has been covering the workforce and workplace generally. At CNBC, she was senior work editor on […]

Chief product officer Ore departs Insider

John Ore, the chief product officer at Insider, has left after seven years. Ore and his team are responsible for charting the strategic direction of the company’s properties and products across platforms and geographies worldwide. He has held a variety of senior product development positions in a career spanning over 20 years at companies such […]

CNBC hires McNair as a reporter for Make It

CNBC Make It has hired Kamaron McNair as a money reporter. She starts on Monday. McNair previously covered personal finance and money news at theSkimm. She has previously written for LendingTree and The Daily Beast. She also interned at Elle. McNair graduated from Sarah Lawrence College in 2018, where she played softball.