Promotions, new roles at CNN, CFO Journal,

Jan 12, 2018

Jim Acosta has been promoted to Chief White House Correspondent for CNN. Previously the network’s Senior White House Correspondent, he has been covering the White House under the Obama and Trump administrations for CNN since 2013. Prior to joining CNN in 2007, he worked as a CBS News correspondent.

Tatyana Shumsky has been named Deputy Editor of CFO Journal, where she will be responsible for the day-to-day editorial management of the CFO Journal team. She has been with CFO Journal for the past two years. She joined Dow Jones Newswires in 2010 and was a Dow Jones intern on the energy desk in 2008. 

And Mike Calia, who joined CNBC nearly a year ago as a hot seat editor for the breaking news desk, has been named Politics Editor for He previously spent more than eight years at Dow Jones where he worked as a reporter and editor at Dow Jones Newswires and The Wall Street Journal. He began his career working the copy desks of The Press of Atlantic City and The Record.

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