Henry Blodget’s financial media empire

Michelle Celarier writes for Institutional Investor about former analyst Henry Blodget, who founded Business Insider. Celarier writes, “Now 13 years old, Business Insider — which, like Amazon, had a plethora of doubters along the way — was still in its relative infancy when Bezos came on board. But in 2015, the startup was sold to Axel […]

Business Insider seeks health care reporter in London

Business Insider is looking for an experienced reporter to cover the business of health care, focused on major drugmakers in Europe. It’s a time of big challenges for the industry, creating lots of opportunities for an ambitious reporter to make a mark in this role. The coronavirus pandemic has forced doctors and hospitals to rethink […]

Business Insider hires Canal to cover entrepreneurship

Business Insider has hired Inc. magazine reporter Emily Canal to cover entrepreneurship as a senior reporter. She will start in August. Canal writes mostly about business, entrepreneurs, food, technology, politics and “Shark Tank” for Inc. She also contributed to Inc.’s weekly podcast “Inc. Uncensored.” She has been at Inc. since February 2018. She previously spent four years […]

Unequal pay around gender at Business Insider, Insider

Shana Lebowitz, who covers gender at work at Business Insider, writes about the parent company’s lack of pay equality. Lebowitz writes, “The results were, in a word, disappointing. “Across the company, the median salary for all female employees is $75,000. For all male employees, it’s $85,000. BIPOC employees earn $81,000 to white employees’ $85,000. Female […]

Insider seeks a head of newsletters

Insider is hiring a head of newsletters to build a series of must-read daily and weekly newsletters focused on business, politics, and more. We’re looking for someone who is passionate about building products that serve our readers, and is excited about working across topics spanning everything from advertising to finance, and technology to politics. This […]

Business Insider seeks a tech investigations editor

Business Insider is hiring a tech investigations editor to build a team of exceptional journalists who will expose the most significant, fascinating stories in the industry. The investigations unit will start the news cycle, not follow it, and have enough time and space to produce high-impact journalism that uncovers some of the most interesting unanswered […]

Business Insider hires Newsham to cover law

Jack Newsham has joined Business Insider as its new senior legal industry reporter covering Big Law and other businesses in the legal industry. Previously, Newsham was a reporter at ALM Media LLC where he covered the legal industry in New York writing about law firm management and finance among other things. He was also with […]

Business Insider hires Sfondeles as politics correspondent

Tina Sfondeles will be joining the Business Insider D.C. bureau as a politics correspondent covering the Joe Biden campaign. Previously, Sfondeles has been with the Chicago Sun-Times for more than 12 years, joining the company as a transportation/breaking news reporter. She then held the post of general assignment reporter/political reporter and most recently holds the […]

Business Insider seeks reporter to cover Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan

Business Insider is looking for a reporter to cover some of the most powerful banks on Wall Street. You will be responsible for reporting on Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan, as well as general investment banking coverage. The ideal candidate will have experience producing agenda-defining beat coverage. Experience covering banks is a plus, but we’re open […]

Business Insider seeks corporate finance reporter

Business Insider is looking for a corporate finance reporter to expand its coverage of corporate finance, and specifically, credit. The organization is looking for a reporter with experience covering the credit markets, including restructuring and bankruptcy. As a corporate finance reporter, you will be responsible for breaking news on debt capital markets transactions, producing analysis […]