Evening Standard promotes Strick to senior feature writer and editor

The Evening Standard has appointed Katie Strick senior feature writer and editor to cover politics, social issues, cultural analysis, arts, fitness, travel and lifestyle. Recently, Strick served as a commissioning editor and feature writer; she also worked as a news reporter and forward planner at the Daily Mail. She has reported for SWNS and the […]

Evening Standard taps King to serve as news reporter

The Evening Standard has hired Jordan King as a news reporter. Since January 2021, she has been at Metro.co.uk, where she held the same post. Before that, King was at MailOnline, where she was a news reporter. She freelanced for publications in the U.K., U.S. and South Africa. She interned at Vice Media and The […]

Moss becomes fashion director at Evening Standard

The Evening Standard has hired Victoria Moss as a fashion director. Recently, she served as head of editorial at luxury fashion styling mobile game DREST. Previously, Moss worked as a senior fashion editor at The Telegraph and as a fashion features director at Marie Claire and InStyle. Moss graduated from the University of Bristol in […]

Davis swaps Evening Standard for the Independent

Barney Davis, a reporter at The Evening Standard, has left after more than seven years to join The Independent. Prior to joining the Evening Standard, Davis was a showbiz and entertainment reporter at Reach plc. Previously, he also reported for Newsquest. Davis is based in London and is an NCTJ-qualified journalist. You can congratulate Davis […]

Butcher joins the Evening Standard as social editor

The Evening Standard has hired Sophie Butcher as a social editor. She joins from The Economist, where she recently served as a contributing writer. There, Butcher also held the posts of social media fellow and audience editor. She worked as a writer and then served as editor-in-chief Edinburgh at The Tab. Butcher has an M.A. […]

Evening Standard promotes Hunt to biz and tech correspondent

Simon Hunt has been promoted to business and technology correspondent from his recent post of business reporter at the Evening Standard. He joined as a freelance business reporter and has reported on the tech and leisure sectors. Hunt served as editor-in-chief and associate editor of the Oxford Political Review, which covers current affairs, political theory […]

Evening Standard names Chesterton exec editor

The Evening Standard has appointed George Chesterton as executive editor. He will begin in September. Since October 2021, Chesterton has been serving as associate managing editor of The Telegraph. He worked at Cond√© Nast Britain for more than eight years as chief sub-editor and managing editor. He also worked at Guardian News & Media as […]

Sky News hires Mansour as digital video producer/journalist

Charline Bou Mansour has joined Sky News as a digital video producer and journalist. Recently, Mansour was a senior video journalist at the Evening Standard. She also worked as a broadcast journalist at Global and as a video producer and journalist at Middle East Monitor in the U.K. She freelanced for BBC News. Mansour has […]

Evening Standard appoints Edmonds celebrity correspondent

The Evening Standard has tapped Lizzie Edmonds to serve as a celebrity correspondent. She joined from ESI Media in London, where she recently held the post of show business reporter. Edmonds joined the media business in July 2014 as a reporter. Later, she was promoted to consumer affairs reporter. Previously, she reported for MailOnline and […]

Evening Standard hires Smith as football reporter

Dom Smith has joined the Evening Standard as a football (soccer) reporter. He’s the founder of EnglandFootball.org, which provides feature articles, match reports and exclusive interviews with Engish national football teams. Smith was a Premier league reporter at The Morning Star and freelanced for more than a dozen outlets. These include The Times, The Guardian, […]