Quartz hires four new staffers

Quartz editor in chief Katherine Bell announced Thursday four new additions to the newsroom. They are: Harish Menon Harish Menon, Quartz India editor. This is Menon’s second time working with QZ; he first joined in January 2016 as a desk editor in India, before being promoted to senior editor and then co-editor of the edition. […]

Fortune names Bellstrom its executive editor

Kristen Bellstrom Fortune acting editor in chief Brian O’Keefe sent out the following on Friday: Dear colleagues, It gives me tremendous pleasure to announce two very well-deserved promotions at Fortune. As of today, Kristen Bellstrom is promoted from the role of Features Editor to Executive Editor, and Rachel Lobdell is promoted from Digital Editor to Editorial Director. […]

Why the WSJ remains stubbornly conservative

Adam Piore writes for Columbia Journalism Review about the conservatism that still plaques The Wall Street Journal despite the departure of former editor Gerard Baker, who was replaced by insider Matt Murray. Piore writes, “For Murray and for Latour, the conflict was about more than staff morale; the Journal was in the midst of an ambitious push to double […]