NY Times hires Elliott as story editor, Graphics

Kennedy Elliott has joined The New York Times Graphics department as a story editor. Recently, Elliott was director of interactive storytelling at National Geographic, where she also worked as a senior graphics editor. She was a graphics editor at The Washington Post and an interactive journalist at both The Guardian and The Associated Press. Elliott […]

Chicago Reader appoints Limón editor in chief

Recently turned nonprofit The Chicago Reader has named Enrique Limón editor in chief. Limón served as founding editor and editor in chief of Independent en Español, The Independent’s international endeavor created to serve the Latin American audience in the U.S. and other Spanish-speaking markets globally. He worked as an independent multimedia editor and journalist and was […]

Bloomberg hires Rudgard to cover environmental news

Bloomberg News has hired Telegraph correspondent Olivia Rudgard to cover the environment. She will be based in London. Rudgard has been with The Telegraph since 2014. She has covered the environment, Silicon Valley, social and religious affairs, and personal finance. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Durham University and a master’s degree from City University of London.

Chai departs WSJ for NY Times

Barbara Chai, deputy editor of culture, training and outreach at The Wall Street Journal, has left the news organization to become deputy of strategy and operations for the New York Times’ culture department. She had been in her role at The Journal since December 2020. She previously was global head of content strategy and thought […]

Worcester Biz Journal hires Koczwara to cover energy and manufacturing

The Worcester Business Journal has hired Kevin Koczwara, a longtime Worcester journalist whose work has appeared in the New York Times, Boston Globe and Rolling Stone, as its newest staff writer. A story on its website states, “Koczwara will lead WBJ’s coverage on two industry beats: energy & environment and manufacturing, which includes the craft […]

Robertson joins Reuters as a breaking news correspondent

Reuters has hired Harry Robertson as a breaking news correspondent for finance and markets. Robertson will cover stocks, bonds, currencies and crypto. Recently, he was a senior markets reporter at Insider, where he also worked as a markets reporter. He was an economics and markets reporter at City A.M. and interned at the Financial Times, […]

Wile named VP of design at ACBJ

Jon Wile has been named to the newly created position of vice president of design at American City Business Journals, which operates more than 40 business news publications around the country He had been vice president of content and design for six-and-a-half of the 10 years he’s been at ACBJ. Wile will continue to oversee […]

Todd leaves Quartz for STAT News

Sarah Todd will join STAT News as an assignment editor. Todd begins in October. Recently, she was a senior reporter at Quartz. Todd joined Quartz in 2015 as a deputy editor, Ideas and later, served as a social sciences editor. Her work appeared in The Atlantic, Salon, Inc. and American Banker. Previously, she was a […]

McCabe appointed associate editorial director of Investopedia

Alec McCabe has joined Investopedia as associate editorial director. Recently, McCabe was a senior news editor at The Real Deal. He is a veteran Bloomberg journalist, which he joined in 1994 as a government bond reporter. There, he held various other roles, including reporter, Hong Kong bureau chief, enterprise Asia editor, global newsroom recruiter and […]

Cardenas swaps Gannett for Hearst Newspapers

Jamie Cardenas has joined Hearst Newspapers as director of social media and engagement. Recently, Cardenas was a social media strategist and analyst for Gannett Local News. Before that, he served as a digital analyst and digital strategist – SEO and social media at Gannett | USA Today Network. He was a digital news editor – […]