Career Beat: Recode gets a new managing editor, editor in chief

Good morning! Here are some career updates from the journalism community:

  • Jerry Jackson will be chief meteorologist at WNCT in Greenville, North Carolina. Previously, he was chief meteorologist for WWAY in Wilmington, North Carolina. (Jerry Jackson)
  • Joseph Deaux will be a commodities reporter covering base metals for Bloomberg. Formerly, he was a reporter at TheStreet, where he covered “the fed, gold and politics.” (talkingbiznews)
  • Mary Pat Thibodeau is now a photographer for Life & Style magazine. Previously, she was a photographer for the New York Daily News. (New York Post)
  • Brian Palmer is now a news writer at OnEarth. Formerly, he was chief explainer at Slate. (Mediabistro)
  • Edmund Lee will be managing editor for Recode. Formerly, Lee was a media reporter for Bloomberg. (@edmundlee)
  • Kenneth Li will be editor in chief of Recode. Formerly, he was managing editor there. (@kenli729)

Job of the day: The Telluride Daily Planet in Colorado is looking for a reporter. Special consideration will be given to mild-mannered superheroes. Get your résumés in! (Journalism Jobs)

Send Ben your job moves: bmullin@poynter.org.

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