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The Daily Memphian: Sam Hardiman (@samhardiman) has joined as Enterprise & Investigative Reporter.
Bloomberg Canada: Laura Dhillon Kane (@ldhillonkane) will join as Ottawa Bureau Chief on May 1.
The Canadian Press: Tim Cook (@t_cook) has been named as new Managing Editor.
WJLA-TV Ch.7: Elina Shirazi (@elinashirazi) joins as a Reporter.
CBS News: Kris Van Cleave (@krisvancleave) has been promoted to Senior Transportation and National Correspondent.
CBC Calgary: Leanne Murray (@leannereporter) has joined as a Journalist/Producer.
CFJC: Adel Ahmed (@adel_ahmeddd) has joined the Kamloops newsroom as a Multimedia Journalist.
Business & Finance
Bloomberg Law: Emily Siegel (@emilyrsiegel) joins as a Senior Reporter.
Crain's Grand Rapids Business: Joe Boomgaard (@jboomgaard) has been named Editor.
Politics and Education
Politics Today: Shannon Waters (@sobittersosweet) is the new Editor-in-Chief.
The Trillium: A new political site launched by Village Media, covering news from Queen's Park. Jessica Smith Cross (@jessiecatherine) is the Editor.
Travel, Transport & Logistics
Range Magazine: Sydney Loney (@sydneyloney) has been confirmed as Editorial Director.
Hype Aviation: A new site launched by Isaac Alexander (@jetcitystar), focusing on aviation, space and defence news.
UK & Ireland
News Media (National)
Daily Express: Paul Jeeves (@pjeevesie) has changed role from North of England arts correspondent to Crime Editor.
Daily Mirror: Jackie Annett, founder of the Broke in Bristol blog, has been appointed as a Features Writer. Natasha Wynarczyk (@tash_wynarczyk), has been promoted from senior feature writer to Consumer Editor, focusing on consumer news and features, money saving tips and product launches.
News UK: Shelley Bishton (@shelleybishton) has been appointed as Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.
News Media (Regional)
Tindle Newspapers Ltd: Emily Woolfe (@emilyjparsons) has been promoted from group digital editor to Group Editorial Director.
Wales Online: Lydia Stephens (@lydiarosesteph) has been appointed as Health Editor, with a focus on Welsh health policy, healthcare strikes and human interest.
ITV News: Martin Stew (@martinstewitv) has been appointed as Health and Science Correspondent.
Sky News: Megan Baynes (@megbaynes) has changed role from cost of living reporter to Social Affairs & Health Reporter.
Fabulous: Abby McHale (@abbymchale) has been promoted from senior stylist and fashion writer to Deputy Fashion Editor.
House of Coco: Amira Arasteh (@amira58) has been promoted from contributing editor to Food Editor.
Energy, Environment & Natural Resources
Farmers Guardian: Olivia Midgley (@fgoliviamidgley) has been promoted from deputy editor to Editor.
Travel, Transport & Logistics
National Geographic Traveller: Amanda Canning (@amandacanning) has been appointed as Deputy Editor.
North American Opportunities
Radio Producer, WBAL NewsRadio 1090/FM 101.5, MD
Entertainment Reporter, Buzzfeed, LA
Producer, Global National News, Burnaby, BC
Local Journalist, CJRU 1280AM, Toronto, ON
Senior Reporter, letsrecycle.com, London
Deputy Editor, FoodBev Media Ltd, Bath
Enablers Editor, The Bureau of Investigative Journalism, London
Global Health Editor, The Bureau of Investigative Journalism, London
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Press Opportunities (Archive Mar 20)
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UK & Ireland (Archive Mar 20)
Daily Mirror/Daily Star: Ruby Naldrett (@rubynaldrett) has been promoted to Senior Social Media Editor. Daily Mirror: Mia O’Hare (@mia_ohare) has been appointed as Showbiz Reporter.Bucks Free Press: Eleanor Burleigh (@eleanor_bfp) joins as Digital Reporter. Naomi...
North America (Archive Mar 20)
The New York Times: John Carreyrou (@johncarreyrou) joins the business investigations team as a Reporter. The Coast Reporter: Linda McMahon has been named new Community Columnist. The Washington Post: Sophia Nguyen (@sophiah_n) is now News and Features Writer,...
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Press Opportunities (Archive Mar 13)
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