The New York Daily News‘ Scott Cohen, who was tasked with a key piece of the tabloid’s survival as the editor of the paper’s website, is leaving after four years. He’s off to go work at a startup. Read More
Beloved Bloomberg on-air blonde bombshell Lizzie O’Leary (who once hid behind the mic at N.P.R.) is parting ways with the financial news service, and hitting it big time: the Observer Media Power Bachelorette is on her way to CNN, where she’ll be reporting on-air for the cable news giant on aviation and transportation regulations. Read More
The New York Times’ Sam Sifton is leaving his position as restaurant critic to be the paper’s national editor.
“I’m stepping down as restaurant critic to be the national editor of The Times. #checkplease,” he wrote on Twitter.
Having had a fairly stable masthead for years, Conde Nast men’s title GQ is hemorrhaging top-level editorial talent.
In late October style editor Adam Rapoport was named editor of Bon Appetit, and now sources say two more top editors are set to exit.
In what may be his biggest poach since taking the reins Read More
Struggling to keep his publications profitable, Jann Wenner has again drawn from his own stable of magazines in replacing Brad Weiners, the Men’s Journal editor he fired last week.
DailyCandy, the Comcast-owned online shopping newsletter, is again in need of an editor. Janet Ozzard — who left her spot running New York magazine’s Strategist section just last March — vacated her post running the show at DailyCandy last Tuesday, the site confirmed.
There’s no word yet on where Ozzard Read More
It’s been over a month since The Observer broke the news that Hugo Lindgren would be stepping into the editorship at The New York Times Magazine, a seat vacated by departing the Gerry Marzorati, after a stint as executive editor at Bloomberg Businessweek. In that time he’s already hired former New York magazine Read More
Adam Rapoport, style editor at GQ, is set to become editor of Bon Appetit, WWD’s Memo Pad reports. Barbara Fairchild, who served as editor of the Condé Nast magazine for 10 years, announced she would step down last month.
Rapoport has been at GQ since 2000, writing on fashion, food, design and Read More
AOL Inc. announced today that Jon Dube, who oversaw content and operations at ABCNews.com, will be stepping into the general manager position at AOL’s journalistic arm.
His official title will be “Senior Vice President and General Manager, AOL News & Information.”
“I believe AOL is better positioned than any other company today to Read More