Changes at Marketplace; Columbia Journalism Review
Evelyn Larrubia has been hired as Marketplace’s first Executive Editor of News. She was most recently managing editor for SCPR and spent many years as an investigative reporter for both the Investigative News Network and The Los Angeles Times. She was also recently named Latina Journalist of the Year by the California Chicano News Media Association. Also at Marketplace, Sitara Nieves is the radio program’s new Executive Director of On Demand. Most recently, she was Marketplace’s interim Executive Producer and, before that, Senior Producer of the afternoon program.
Mathew Ingram, a former senior writer at Fortune, is joining the Columbia Journalism Review in the role of chief digital writer. Prior to Fortune, he wrote for Gigaom.com and was the first “communities editor” at Toronto’s The Globe and Mail.