Career Beat: Dave Weigel to join Bloomberg Politics

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

  • Fred Ryan has been named publisher of The Washington Post. Previously, he was president of Allbritton Communications Company. (Poynter)
  • John Reiss is now executive producer of “Meet the Press.” Previously, he was executive producer for “Hardball with Chris Matthews.” (TV Newser)
  • Emily Bazelon will be a staff writer for The New York Times Magazine. Previously, she was a senior editor for Slate. (New York Times)
  • David Weigel is joining Bloomberg Politics. Previously, he was a political reporter for Slate. (Slate)
  • Chuck Culpepper will be a college football reporter for The Washington Post. Previously, he was a staff writer for Sports on Earth. (The Washington Post)
  • Susan Lyne will join AOL’s venture division to run the Build Fund. Previously, she was CEO of AOL’s brand group (Recode)
  • Craig Silverman will be a fellow at the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia University. He is an adjunct faculty member for Poynter. (Poynter)
  • Zach Wolf is now managing editor for digital at CNN Politics. Previously, he was managing editor for news at Politico. (Fishbowl DC)

Job of the day: Women’s Wear Daily is looking for a copy editor. Get your résumés in! (Journalism Jobs)

Send Ben your job moves: bmullin@poynter.org

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