Calloway-Blatch to join New York Times Metro

Ashley Calloway-Blatch will be joining The New York Times Metro department to anchor its night operations. Her new role begins next week. Calloway-Blatch joined the Times in 2018 as a senior staff editor on Express where she edited and published national and international news articles with a focus on breaking news, explanatory journalism, and social […]

Stockman to join editorial board at New York Times

Farah Stockman will be joining the New York Times opinion department as a writer covering foreign policy and national affairs as a member of the editorial board. For the past four years, Stockman was in the paper’s newsroom writing stories about race and class and middle America. Stockman begins in August. Stockman began her career […]

Thottam named new deputy op-ed editor at NY Times

Jyoti Thottam has been appointed the new deputy op-ed editor at New York Times. In her new role, Thottam will become one of the “Opinion Today” writers and will also oversee the vertical editors for world, culture and business/technology. She will also be responsible for shaping the daily opinion report and the Sunday Review with […]

Ransom joins NY Times metro’s investigative team

Jan Ransom is joining metro’s investigative team focusing on criminal justice and other topics as well. Currently, Ransom is serving as beat reporter at the company on Manhattan courts and district attorney, including the state and city correction systems. Also, during the past few months, Ransom has played a vital role covering how the judicial […]

New NY Times biz reporter Nelson “never settles”

New York Times business editor Ellen Pollock sent out the following announcement on Monday: We are delighted to introduce and welcome Eshe Nelson, our newest colleague to the Business team, as a reporter in London. Eshe comes to us most recently from the Knight-Bagehot fellowship program at Columbia University, where she studied topics like corporate finance, economic […]

Writer and editor Weiss resigns from NY Times opinion

Bari Weiss, writer and editor for the opinion department of The New York Times, has resigned. The reasons she gave for her departure were “bullying by colleagues” and an “illiberal environment,” reports the publication. Before joining the Times as an Op-Ed staff editor and writer covering culture and politics, Weiss was an op-ed and book review […]

Nelson joins New York Times as business reporter in London

Eshe Nelson has joined The New York Times as a business reporter in London. Previously, she was a reporter at Quartz covering global economics, markets, and finance. Before that, she was with Bloomberg News reporting on breaking news and writing exclusive stories about the markets, the largest banks and asset managers. She has also interned […]

Yaffe-Bellany joins Bloomberg as legal reporter

Bloomberg has hired David Yaffe-Bellany as the company’s new Washington legal reporter covering federal courts in Washington, D.C., Virginia and Maryland. Previously, Yaffe-Bellany was at The New York Times working as a reporter. Before that, he worked freelance for numerous publications, including Atlantic, Columbia Journalism Review and Washington Post. He has also served as a […]

NY Times editorial page editor Bennet resigns, Kingsbury appointed as interim

James Bennet, editorial page editor since 2016 at The New York Times, will be stepping down from his post, effective immediately. Times publisher A.G. Sulzberger said, “James is a journalist of enormous talent and integrity who believes deeply in the mission of The Times. He oversaw a significant transformation of the Opinion department, which broadened […]

NY Times international desk expands London newsroom with two new hires

New York Times deputy weekend editor Kaly Soto will be joining International to help lead a new late shift in London. Soto joined the Times in 2003 as a staff editor. Later on, she became the publication’s editor, cooking, then moved on to becoming the assistant editor, culture, before being promoted to her recent post […]