Quartz has hired David Kaufman to be the global lifestyle editor for its new lifestyle site, Quartzy. He was most recently editor in chief of Alexa, a luxury lifestyle magazine produced by the New York Post. He’s written for Monocle, Travel + Leisure, Details, Architectural Digest, The New York Times, New York magazine and The Wall Street Journal, among others.
Rosie Spinks has joined Quartz as a reporter focused on travel, based in London. Her work has appeared in The Guardian, Vice, NPR, Racked, The Wall Street Journal, Lucky Peach and others. The site has also hired Annaliese Griffin as a reporter focused on food. She was most recently editor and co-founder of Brooklyn Based. And Noël Duan joins as a reporter focused on fashion and beauty. She has worked for The Atlantic, Ars Technica, Racked and Jezebel, among others.