Journalism job moves for Friday
Two big ticket items for this morning:
- At ABC News, Byron Pitts (right) is named Nightline co-anchor as Dan Abrams steps down. Read all about it here.
- Huffington Post UK's Mehdi Hasan (far right) heads to Washington, D.C. to host a new weekly show on Al Jazeera English. Find out more here.
Meanwhile, elsewhere in the industry:
- Tasneem Raja is prepped to join NPR as senior digital editor of their Identity and Culture unit. Raja is currently wrapping up as senior editor with Mother Jones.
- Stephen Heuser will soon be the editor of The Agenda at Politico. Heuser is currently the Ideas editor at The Boston Globe.
- TIME names Ian Bremmer foreign affairs columnist and editor-at-large. Bremmer will also retain his role as president of the Eurasia Group.
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!