Daily Beast appoints Bachman night editor

Brett Bachman has joined The Daily Beast as a night editor. Recently, Bachman was a U.S. news editor at DailyMail.com. He freelanced for various outlets and was a staff writer/editor at Salon Media Group, Inc. As a digital editor at the New York Post, he oversaw digital content production for the local and national news […]

Boston Globe names Kucinich D.C. bureau chief

The Boston Globe has appointed Jackie Kucinich as Washington  D.C. bureau chief. Recently, Kucinich held the same post at The Daily Beast. Kucinich had been with The Daily Beast for more than seven years. She was a politics reporter at The Washington Post and a politics writer at USA Today. She was a staff writer […]

Sacks joins WaPo as extreme weather, natural disasters reporter

The Washington Post has hired Brianna Sacks as an extreme weather and natural disasters reporter. As per the Post: “In this role, Brianna will explore how climate change is transforming the United States through violent storms, intense heat, widespread wildfires and other forms of extreme weather. She will deploy to disaster zones and do enterprise […]

Muldowney joins the Daily Beast as a researcher/reporter

The Daily Beast has hired Decca Muldowney as a researcher/reporter. Recently, Muldowney was a fact-checker at Brooklyn-based Pineapple Street Media. Muldowney was an investigative researcher at Reveal from the Center for Investigative Reporting. She freelanced for ProPublica, The Verge, The Indypendent and The Real Deal. Muldowney has a B.A., M.Phil. and PhD. from the University […]

Siegel swaps Daily Beast for The City

Harry Siegel will join The City as a senior editor, departing his post as a senior editor at The Daily Beast. Siegel is the creator and co-host of FAQ NYC, a local news podcast headquartered at NYU’s McSilver Institute for Poverty, Policy and Research. His work has also appeared in City Journal, Commentary, The New […]

Daily Beast taps Fisher as senior opinion editor

Anthony L. Fisher will be joining The Daily Beast as a senior opinion editor. Previously, he was a politics columnist at Insider, where he was also a politics editor. He was with The Week for 3 years, where he was a senior editor and contributing writer, with his columns being cited in The New York […]

The Daily Beast names Maguire commerce editor

Mia Maguire is now a commerce editor at The Daily Beast. Previously, she was a shopping and e-commerce editor at STYLECASTER in Los Angeles. She has also freelanced for Variety and has worked as a senior e-commerce writer and then as an associate e-commerce editor at Penske Media Corporation. Maguire graduated from the University of […]

Perano swaps Politico for The Daily Beast

Ursula Perano has joined The Daily Beast as a politics reporter, focusing on progressives. She was previously a legislative reporter and newsletter author at Politico. She was a newsdesk reporter at Axios and has interned at Politico and CNN. Perano graduated from Florida State University.

Daily Beast hires Petrizzo as reporter

The Daily Beast has hired Zachary Petrizzo as a reporter. He joins from Salon Media Group in New York, where he has worked as a staff writer and recently as an investigative reporter. He was also a staff reporter and then a contributing reporter at Mediaite in the District of Columbia. He was also an […]

Politico makes two new hires

Politico has hired Jonathan Lemire as White House bureau chief. Additionally, he will also be the host of MSNBC’s “Way Too Early.” He begins in November. Lemire joins from The Associated Press, where he served as a political reporter, and recently as a White House reporter. In addition to working at AP, he is also […]