In the wake of page one editor Alix Freedman’s exit, the Wall Street Journal has promoted “from within the luxuriant ranks of [its] home grown talent,” as managing editor Robert Thomson put it in an internal memo today.
Deputy managing editor and former China bureau chief Rebecca Blumenstein has been promoted to page one Read More
Alix M. Freedman has been named Global Editor for Ethics and Standards at Reuters. She comes from the Wall Street Journal, where she was deputy managing editor and page one editor. Before that she oversaw ethics and standards of high-impact stories in the paper and on the Dow Jones newswires. Ms. Freedman won a Pulitzer for her tobacco industry reporting. Full memo from editor in chief Steve Adler below.