Sports biz reporter Burns among Morning Consult layoffs

Sports business reporter Mark Burns is among the layoffs at Morning Consult. He had rejoined Morning Consult in 2022 on the sports business beat. He had also been its senior brands reporter. Burns was also at the Sports Business Journal as a staff writer covering NHL hockey for two years. Burns was a senior sports business reporter […]

Morning Brew hires Epstein as newsletter editor

Adam Epstein will join Morning Brew’s newsletter team as an editor. Recently, he was a senior editor at Morning Consult, where he oversaw the Brands, Sports and Entertainment verticals. Before this, Epstein was at Quartz for seven years, where he held the posts of editorial fellow and reporter, covering media and entertainment, including film, TV, […]

Morning Consult is closing its newsroom, laying off seven

Morning Consult, a polling, data and news resource for industry leaders and government executives, is closing its newsroom and layoff off seven editorial staffers. Founded in 2013, Morning Consult is offering select team members an opportunity to join its analyst team. “Morning Consult’s business is rooted in our survey research technology and the decision intelligence […]

Morning Consult hires Blanchard as senior director of audience development

Morning Consult has hired Bobby Blanchard as its senior director of audience development. He will start in late January. Blanchard runs The Texas Tribune’s audience team while strategizing with the newsroom to expand the organization’s reach and engagement across all platforms. A graduate of UT-Austin, Blanchard spent his first year out of college at The Dallas Morning […]

Morning Consult hires Dellinger as tech reporter

Morning Consult has hired A.J. Dellinger as a technology reporter. Dellinger has been working as a stringer and contributor to the Associated Press, Red Ventures and Forbes. He also worked as a staff writer for Mic and as a contributing writer and editor for Digital Trends. Additionally, he served as a technology reporter for Newsweek and a […]

Reid departs Bloomberg for Morning Consult

Morning Consult has hired Jonathan Reid as a politics editor. Recently, Reid was a senior content editor at Bloomberg Law, where he also served as a tech and telecom reporter. Before that, he was at Morning Consult, where he worked as a congress reporter and health care reporter. He covered Gilbert, Arizona, a suburb of […]

Morning Consult hires Zipp as a health care reporter

Ricky Zipp has joined Morning Consult as a health care reporter. Recently, Zipp was a reported at MedTech Dive. Previously, he was a health care policy reporter at S&P Global Market Intelligence, where he covered state health care policy, the hospital and medical device industries and reported on the intersection of health care policy and […]

Morning Consult tech reporter Teale departs

Chris Teale, technology reporter at Morning Consult, has left. Teale’s tweet reads, “It’s been a great run with excellent colleagues who do good work. Stay tuned for what comes next for me.” Previously, he reported and wrote “deep dive” features related to smart cities on mobility, climate change and technology for Industry Dive. He also […]

Morning Consult health care reporter Galvin departs

Gaby Galvin, a health care reporter at Morning Consult has left. She also wrote the Morning Consult morning health briefing. She tweets, “More TK on my next endeavor! Hint: It involves freelancing.” Previously, she was at U.S. News and World Report for four years joining as a news intern. Galvin was later promoted to the […]

Morning Consult seeks a business of entertainment reporter

Morning Consult is hiring a reporter to lead its Entertainment vertical, which covers the business of Hollywood and the future of media consumption. We’re looking for an energetic, plugged-in and versatile reporter who has a deep understanding of the business forces behind popular film, TV and streaming content and is intensely curious about how those […]