Media on the move: April 25
Here’s our regular update on the moves, hires and promotions in Canadian journalism. Want your job move featured? Tweet it to us or use the hashtag #cdnmediamoves.
Here are all the media on the move in March and April:
Very excited to announce that I'll be joining the @thestaredmonton team as a full-time reporter on May 7. Can't describe how awesome it has been living and working here. Thank you to everyone I've worked with and those that have let me tell their stories. Will miss you Halifax.
— Kieran Leavitt (@kieranleavitt) April 23, 2018
Some personal news: I recently became social audience manager at @vicecanada.
— sasha (@sashakalra) April 20, 2018
Soooo, some news…. I’m a new temporary reporter at the @WR_Record pic.twitter.com/61Y34vU1p7
— James D.E. Jackson (@JamesDEJ) April 19, 2018
I’m delighted to announce that @Niigaanwewidam will be joining @WinnipegNews as our new columnist. Watch for his unique insights and perspective on all our platforms beginning June 1. #wfp
— Paul Samyn (@PaulSamyn) April 17, 2018
Feeling all the feels as I head into my last week with iPolitics. I'm so grateful to the team for a fantastic, formative and fun ride. Thrilled to say that as of next Wednesday, I'll be half of Global's shiny new local bureau in Ottawa! Hit me up with #ottnews story ideas & tips!
— Beatrice Britneff (@bbritneff) April 16, 2018
Thrilled to announce that I have accepted a contract position in the parliamentary bureau of The Canadian Press starting May 7. I will miss everyone at iPolitics and I am so grateful for the last three years here, but I’m very excited for new adventures with the CP team.
— Janice Dickson (@janicedickson) April 13, 2018
And over at CBC Saskatchewan, some moves are small but significant.
H.G. Watson was J-Source's managing editor from 2015 to 2018. She is a journalist based in Toronto. You can learn more about her at hgwatson.com.