Tagged: Skift

Skift managing editor Chiu laid off

Skift managing editor Faye Chiu was among those laid off this week as part of cost-cutting measures at the travel business media company. In March, the company furloughed a third of its 61 employees,...

The Skift needs your support

Skift is in the midst of the pandemic while also providing full coverage. The publication writes, “Our team of journalists and analysts are doing the best work of their lifetimes at a time when...

Skift hires Liang-Pholsena as Asia editor

Veteran travel business journalist Xinyi Liang-Pholsena will become Skift’s new Asia editor starting Jan. 28, based in Bangkok, Thailand. A story on its website states, “Liang-Pholsena, who most recently was a top editor at...

Skift hires Trejos as hospitality editor

Skift, which covers the travel and wellness industries, has hired Nancy Trejos as hospitality editor. “Hospitality is one of our biggest beats & Nancy’s experience in covering it and larger travel sector over years...

Skift acquires EventMB for undisclosed amount

Skift, which covers the travel, restaurant and wellness industries, has acquired EventMB, the largest online media resource for trends, technology, innovation, and education in the events industry, for an undisclosed amount. Skift founder Rafat...

How Skift succeeds: By staying small

Tom Huddleston Jr. of CNBC Make It profiles Skift, the online news site that covers the travel, wellness and restaurant industries. Huddleston writes, “The follow-up investment round never happened and Ali decided to break the...