New York Times adds to Opinion team

The following excerpt announcement was sent out from The New York Times Opinion: Jyoti Thottam will become our new editorials editor beginning in early February, overseeing the day-to-day operations of the board and the journalism it produces. Jyoti is a deeply penetrating thinker and farsighted leader who has steered our mighty Op-Ed team for nearly two years, […]

NY Times media reporter Tracy moving to culture desk

New York Times media reporter Marc Tracy is moving to the culture desk, according to a Thursday announcement. He will cover a new, cross-disciplinary beat examining how creators, artists and thought leaders are negotiating rapidly evolving norms. Tracy has been on the business news desk since the summer of 2019 covering he media beat, a coverage zone […]

Chang joins STAT as editorial director

STAT News has tapped Laura Chang in the newly created role of editorial director based in New York. Chang will have a wide portfolio at STAT, including science, health policy, national politics and data journalism. She will also be editing and helping expand the franchise as a leading media company reporting on health medicine and […]

NY Times Opinion announces new staffers

The following excerpt announcement was sent out by New York Times managing editor, opinion, Charlotte Greensit: Stephanie Joyce joins Opinion Audio as an editor with the development team. Most recently, Stephanie was a senior editor at Adonde Media, making bilingual narrative podcasts, in Spanish and English. Previously, she was an editor and producer at WNYC Studios. Rose […]

NY Times names Hadi a deputy business editor

New York Times business editor Ellen Pollock sent out the following on Thursday: We’re thrilled to announce that Mohammed Hadi has become a deputy business editor. We don’t need to itemize Mo’s many contributions to the business report because they are so obvious — but will anyway. As our news director, Mo has kept our collective eye […]

NY Times econ reporter Schwartz departs for Teneo

New York Times economics reporter Nelson Schwartz has left the newspaper to become a managing director at Teneo, which advises chief executive officers. Schwartz has covered economics since 2012. Before that, he wrote about Wall Street and banking for The Times, and also served as European economic correspondent in Paris from 2008 to 2010. He joined the […]

Deutsch, longtime NY Times biz reporter, dies

Claudia Deutsch, a former business reporter at the New York Times, has died at the age of 74 from cancer. Deutsch was a business reporter at the Times from 1984 until 2008. Preceding that, she had been the environmental editor and then management editor at Business Week. She earned the 1974 Jesse Neal Award for […]

NY Times seeks a media reporter

The New York Times is seeking a reporter to cover digital and print media. This is a breaking news, storytelling and enterprise beat that will require deep sourcing and an understanding of the intersection of media, politics and technology. The right person for this position will be comfortable covering big corporations, start-ups and individual creators […]

NY Times taps Ruthhart as writing coach and editor for newsroom fellowship

The New York Times has hired Bill Ruthhart as a writing coach and editor for its newsroom fellowship and early-career programs. He begins Jan. 24. Ruthhart joins from the Chicago Tribune, where he had worked for over 11 years, most recently as a political reporter. Other roles he has held at the Tribune include Watchdog […]

NY Times hires Bloomberg’s Robles to be Asia visual journalist

The New York Times has hired Pablo Robles to be a visual journalist in Soeul, South Korea. He will start next week. Robles has been working in the Bloomberg News Hong Kong office, where he was a creative force behind interactive graphics and maps on Brazil’s rainforests, the tourist ecosystem of Mount Everest and the revival of trains in Europe. He […]