People on the Move | 12.5.13
New hires at Buzzfeed, Shape, Good Housekeeping and more…
Christina Bellantoni has been named editor-in-chief of CQ Roll Call. Bellantoni returns to the company after serving as political editor of PBS Newshour.
Jane Francisco has been appointed as editor-in-chief of Good Housekeeping. Francisco was most recently editor-in-chief of Chatelaine.
Isaac Fitzgerald has joined BuzzFeed.com as books editor. Fitzgerald was previously managing editor and co-owner of The Rumpus.
Nicole Morelli has been lifted to assistant fashion editor at Shape Magazine, after serving as a fashion assistant.
Rick Berke has joined Politico as executive editor. He most recently was The New York Times’ senior editor and director of video.
Two new hires have been announced at FiveThirtyEight.com:
- Mike Wilson has been named managing editor. He has recently served as managing editor at the Tampa Bay Times.
- Carl Bialik is now a senior writer for news, after departing The Wall Street Journal where he served as senior special writer.
Rachel Hutton has been promoted to editor-in-chief of Minnesota Monthly. She most recently served as senior food editor.
Nicoletta Santoro has been named creative director of Town&Country. Santoro joins from Vogue China, where she was international fashion director.
Jessica Iredale has been promoted to senior fashion features editor at Women’s Wear Daily from fashion features editor.
The Daily Meal appointed Alanna Tondi as account director. Previously, Tondi was digital account manager at Food & Wine.
Steve Shepard has been named editor-in-chief of the National Journal’s “Hotline.” He was lifted from his position as executive editor.
Chad Hemenway has joined Advisen as managing editor within the research and editorial division. He was most recently news editor and reporter for PC360.
Matt Bai has joined Yahoo! News as a columnist. He was previously chief political correspondent at The New York Times Magazine.
Wendy Bounds has joined Consumer Reports as senior director of video. She was most recently managing editor for Wall Street Journal Live Video.
Sarah Grieco has joined TIME.com as audience engagement editor. She joins from KNSD-TV (San Diego, CA) where she served as digital media producer.
Deirdre Finnegan has been named publisher of Meredith’s EatingWell magazine and will be responsible for overseeing all advertising for the brand.