On Thursday, Bloomberg Businessweek announced that deputy editor Ellen Pollock will become editor. Josh Tyrangiel was previously in the role and announced he’s leaving the company. According to a Bloomberg, Pollock “will be the first woman editor to lead the magazine since its founding in 1929.”
Josh Tyrangiel, Bloomberg chief content officer and editor of Bloomberg Businessweek, shared with colleagues earlier today that he has made the decision to leave the company in order to consider new opportunities. After six very successful years at Bloomberg, Josh’s last day will be tomorrow, Friday, October 2.
Josh said about Ellen, “She’s an inspiration—and the best editor I’ve ever worked with. The magazine would be no good, and no fun, without her.”
Bloomberg Editor-in-Chief John Micklethwait wrote to staff about the changes. Read more