Business Insider careers editor Hroncich promoted to AME

Caroline Hroncich, the careers editor at Business Insider, has been promoted to assistant managing editor at Insider. She will be focused in recruiting and hiring. She has been careers editor since August 2020. She had previously been an associate editor on the careers and strategy team at the news organization. Hroncich joined Business Insider in November 2019. She […]

Business Insider reporter Knueven exits for The Skimm

Business Insider personal finance reporter Liz Knueven has left to join the Skimm, where she will continue to write about money. Her new role begins Oct. 18. Previously, Knueven has freelanced for Carfax, Dealer Authority, Esurance and Fair. She was also a web content writer/photo studio assistant at McCluskey Chevrolet. Additionally, she was a copy […]

How Insider reporter Taylor broke the Brandy Melville story

Insider fellow Phil Rosen spoke to reporter Kate Taylor about her recent investigation into teen clothing brand Brandy Melville.  Here is an excerpt: Talk about your process for getting sources for this story. How did you go about finding people to trust you? Finding sources and getting them to trust me was a very long, […]

Fortune hires Business Insider’s Shontell as editor in chief

Business Insider editor in chief Alyson Shontell has been hired as the new editor of Fortune magazine. Fortune’s Alan Murray and David Meyer write, “Alyson Shontell, who since 2016 has been editor-in-chief of Business Insider, is taking over editorial leadership of our 92-year old brand, effective Oct. 6. In her new role, she will oversee all the content on Fortune’s multimedia platforms—including the […]

Insider seeks a real estate investing editor

Insider is looking for an editor to lead its coverage of real-estate investing as part of the U.S. markets and investing teams. The editor will oversee a team focused on informing readers about all the different ways everyday people can invest in real estate, from house-hacking to fix-and-flip. This person will explore these tactics in […]

Business Insider hires Portland Biz Journal’s Kish to cover sportswear

Matthew Kish, a longtime business reporter at the Portland Business Journal, has been hired by Business Insider to cover the sportswear industry. He will remain based in Portland. “It’s been the highest professional honor to be part of the @PDXBIZJournal,” he wrote on Twitter. “ The newsroom is filled with editors and reporters who care […]

How Insider senior correspondent Ito spends her days

Business Insider senior correspondent Aki Ito spoke with Phil Rosen about how she covers the future of work. Here is an excerpt: What’s a day in the life of Aki Ito like? It depends on whether I’m writing or not. On days I’m writing, I’m holed up in our guest bedroom, where I’ve set up my home office. I […]

Insider personal finance correspondent Loudenback departs

Tanza Loudenback, personal finance correspondent at Insider, has decided to leave the company after more than 6 years. Previously, she served as an editorial intern for Lists & Rankings, reporter for Lists & Rankings, reporter for Your Money, associate editor for Your Money and as a senior reporter for personal finance at Business Insider. She […]

Business Insider copy chief McMahon departs

Business Insider copy chief Daniel McMahon has left his post after more than 7 years with the company. During his time as the company’s first copy chief, he grew the copy desk from one person editing to eight full-time copy editors editing hundreds of stories. He was also social media editor at Peloton Magazine on […]

Insider editor Cranley departs

Ellen Cranley, associate editor of news at Insider, has left. Previously, she has served as a weekend news intern and then as a weekend news reporter at Business Insider. She was also a communications intern at The Healthcare Transformation Lab at Massachusetts General Hospital. She has also interned at AFFORD, Boston Magazine, The Dandelion Patch, […]