Banjo departs WSJ for Quartz

Dec 17, 2014

After 7 years with the Wall Street JournalShelly Banjo is boarding Quartz as a finance reporter. Currently a corporate reporter on the retail beat, in her next role Banjo will focus on the future of finance--specifically technology, consumer behavior, and regulation.

"NEWS!! After 8 amazing years @WSJ I'm heading on a new adventure! Going to Quartz @qz to cover the future of finance," she tweets.

At BuzzFeedSapna Maheshwari reacts, "what a coup for @qz to get the brilliant @sbanjo from @wsj! a loss for the retail reporting world though :) congrats!"

In response to the news, colleague Ted Mann shares this photo: "Final round of Corporate Jargon Hangman with @sbanjo, before she cruelly deserts us for @qz. Their gain..."

Don’t forget - if you change your job in journalism or move to a different news organization, be sure to email Kirsten (kirsten [at] sawhorsemedia [dot] com) so we can reflect your new title. News job changes only, please! Thanks!

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