Wired poaches Verge deputy editor, reshuffles executive leadership
Wired has just hired away Verge's David Pierce (closest at right) as a senior writer. Now deputy editor for Verge, Pierce will don the mantle of personal technology writer at Wired, responsible for “driving the conversation about the gear and services that are important in modern life." Meanwhile, Wired deputy editor Robert Capps has been upped to head of editorial while Wired.com editor-in-chief Mark McClusky gets promoted to head of operations.
Meanwhile, Verge staff members found unique ways to cope with the pain of their impending loss.
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