Former Boston Globe editorial page editor Peter Canellos will be executive editor of Politico, Hadas Gold writes for Politico.
According to a memo from Politico Editor Susan Glasser, Canellos’ hiring is one of several steps that will be taken “in the coming weeks and months to add to POLITICO’s terrific bench of reporting and editing talent,” Gold writes. The Globe announced last month that Canellos was leaving.
Glasser was appointed editor of Politico in September following the resignation of former executive editor Rick Berke. Berke’s departure from the organization came about a year after his appointment. Read more