Joanna Ossinger, a stocks editor at Bloomberg News focusing on U.S. markets and global options coverage, has been promoted to deputy team leader for the Bloomberg First Word product.
The team leader is Brad Skillman, and the managing editor is Kevin Reynolds.
First Word is Bloomberg’s news product directly aimed at real-time investors that launched in 2010. Ossinger posted the job change on her Facebook page Tuesday night and said that she would start the new position late next month.
Ossinger, who is a board member of the Society of American Business Editors and Writers, joined Bloomberg in February 2010 after spending 14 months at Fox Business Network as a senior editor. Before that, she was with the Wall Street Journal for four years as a reporter and editor.
Ossinger has a master’s degree in public policy from Georgetown University, and a dual BA cum laude in chemistry and classical civilizations from Cornell University. She is a native of Colorado.