Journo job moves for Wednesday

Jul 01, 2015

Your career highlight for today:

  • Signaling a move toward harder news, Refinery29 has tapped Al Jazeera America's Kaelyn Forde (right) as executive editor, news. Read all about it here.

Other moves to know this morning:

  • Nigel M. Smith has been named entertainment writer at The Guardian. Smith most recently served as managing editor at Indiewire.
  • Reuters will soon welcome Dan Freed as a reporter on the U.S. banks beat. Freed is finishing up at TheStreet, where he is a senior writer covering banking, investing and Wall Street.
  • Bill Allison joins Foreign Policy as chief investigative reporter. Allison previously served as a senior fellow at the Sunlight Foundation.
  • Dan De Luce also joins Foreign Policy as chief national security correspondent. De Luce joins from Agence France-Presse, where he served as Pentagon correspondent.

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