Angela Law has Martha Stewart Living after spending three years there as a deputy digital editor. Prior to that, she spent a year as the web editor of Today.com and just over two years as a senior editor at iVillage.com. Follow Martha Stewart Living on Twitter.
Anchors J.D. Durkin and Baker Machado have joined the on-demand business news network Cheddar. Durkin comes from Mediaite, where he was an editorial producer and columnist. Machado most recently served a brief stint as a freelancer after spending five years as a reporter for E! News.
Cosmopolitan has hired Entertainment Weekly alum Jessica Goodman as a senior editor. Goodman joined EW as digital news editor in 2015, and was previously an entertainment editor at The Huffington Post. She has also written for The Village Voice and New York magazine. Follow Cosmo on Twitter.
Joanne Lipman is the new editor in chief of USA Today, the paper has announced. She replaces David Callaway, who left the daily in June 2016. Lipman is the first woman to hold the top editorial role in the pub’s history, and will also maintain her existing
Tradestreaming, which was acquired by Digiday Media in 2016, has relaunched and rebranded as Tearsheet. The new website explores how people’s relationships with money are changing as a result of new financial technologies, and the resulting effects on legacy financial institutions. Tradestreaming founder Zack Miller has
Erica Tremblay has been named video director at Bustle. In this role, Tremblay oversees the website’s entire video team and acts as a strategic lead for all video projects. She joins from Hearst Digital Media, and previously worked as director of creative production at Mashable. Follow Bustle
Tech news site Recode has announced the addition of two editors, one for a newly created position:
Rani Molla will join the outlet March 27 as Recode’s first data editor. She will focus on using code, data and graphics for reporting and stories. Molla comes from Bloomberg, where she’s been
John Homans is heading to Vanity Fair as executive editor of The Hive, VF’s digital vertical that covers the intersection of money and power in Silicon Valley, Washington, Wall Street and the media. He will begin his duties on April 3 and will help expand the site’s
Longtime CNN staffer Jeff Kepnes has rejoined MSNBC as executive producer of specials, and will help the network meet the audience demand for special programming. Kepnes has spent the last 15 years as EP of special events at CNN. Prior to that, he had a brief stint
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