Business Insider seeks pharma/biotech reporter

Business Insider is looking for an experienced reporter to cover the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. The coronavirus pandemic has shined a spotlight on the importance of these industries like never before, creating lots of opportunities for an ambitious reporter to make a mark in this role. Breaking news on the race to develop coronavirus vaccine […]

Business Insider/Insider hires Andrade as ME for diversity, inclusion

Business Insider and Insider have hired Fritzie Andrade as managing editor for diversity, equity and inclusion. Andrade has been at New York Magazine as director of video, leading the strategic direction of the company’s video programming. Andrade developed the company’s brands, including Vulture, the Cut, Daily Intelligencer, Select All, and Grub Street. Andrade previously worked at Gizmodo Media Group, […]

CNBC hires Reinicke for personal finance team

CNBC has hired Business Insider reporter Carmen Reinicke for its personal finance team. She had bene covering the U.S. economy and markets at Business Insider based in New York. Carmen previously covered emerging markets and consumer companies at Bloomberg and personal finance at CNBC. She’s an alumna of Vassar College and the Craig Newmark Graduate School of […]

Business Insider seeks energy reporter/editor

Business Insider is looking for an experienced reporter to oversee and expand our coverage of the energy industry, ranging from oil to renewables. This role will initially be focused on reporting, with an opportunity to add more management and editing responsibilities over time. The energy industry is going through an epic transformation, accelerated by the […]

Business Insider parent opens news hub in Singapore

Insider Inc., the Business Insider publisher, announced this week the launch of a news bureau in Singapore, with four reporters and a salesperson, reports Lucinda Southern of Digiday. Southern reports, “The global hub will publish English-language content. Outside of New York, the publisher opened its London bureau in 2014, where it now has over 100 staffers. “Insider has […]

How Business Insider boosted its events revenue

Max Willens of Digiday writes about how Business Insider dramatically increased its events revenue this year. Willens writes, “While sponsorships for its virtual events cost less than sponsoring its physical versions — though the company would not say by how much — Business Insider has generated eight times more events revenue in 2020 than it did […]

Business Insider is creating a tech features team

Business Insider editor in chief Alyson Shontell sent out the following on Friday: Team, I come to you with some exciting news ahead of the weekend. Alexei Oreskovic, our West Coast bureau chief, is stepping into a big new job where he’ll be running a brand-new initiative for our newsroom. If you’ve ever had the pleasure of […]

Business Insider seeks an associate tech editor in London

Business Insider is hiring an associate tech editor to join the London office. Deputizing for the tech editor, the associate editor will help oversee a growing tech team. They will brainstorm and pitch great story ideas and edit posts for spelling and grammar, structure, flow, style, and factual accuracy. The associate editor’s primary focus will […]

Business Insider hires Dorman as senior politics reporter

Business Insider has hired John Dorman as a senior politics reporter. “This is a dream role for me and I feel so fortunate to have this opportunity,” he wrote on Twitter. Dorman has been a writer for The New York Times for the past nine years, writing for various sections, mostly at the Travel Desk. He also […]

Business Insider hires Lee to cover cannabis/psychedlics

Business Insider has hired Yeji Jessie Lee to cover cannabis and psychedelics on a full-time basis. She previously was an editorial fellow at Business Insider covering the same beat. Lee spent the summer as a contract reporter for The [Toronto] Globe and Mail’s Report on Business vertical, writing features and breaking news stories on the […]