Journalism job moves for Wednesday
Today in top media moves:
- Wall Street Journal's Shelly Banjo is departing for Quartz, where she will be a finance reporter starting Jan. 12. Read all about it here.
- New York Daily News is poaching Politico's Gregg Birnbaum, who joins on Jan. 5 as managing editor and head of political content. Check out more here.
Meanwhile, elsewhere in the industry:
- Mary Ann Georgantopoulos boards BuzzFeed as a news reporter. Georgantopoulos was previously a freelance reporter for Media Planet.
- Dan Berman joins National Journal as assistant managing editor. Berman is currently Politico's White House editor.
- Ben Pershing will soon be an editor for the National Journal Daily. Pershing is finishing up as the Washington editor at the National Journal.
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!