Your career highlight this morning:
- Meredith Talusan joins BuzzFeed as its first openly transgender staff writer. Read all about it here.
Meanwhile, elsewhere in the industry:
- Marta Cooper joins Quartz's London team as deputy growth editor. Cooper is currently social media editor for The Telegraph.
- Morgan Radford is now a correspondent at NBC News. Radford joins from Al Jazeera America, where she was an anchor and correspondent.
- The New York Times welcomes Leslie Picker next month as deals reporter for its Business Day team. Picker is finishing up as a stocks reporter covering IPOs for Bloomberg News.