Career Beat: Ky Harlin named vice president of growth and data science at Condé Nast

February 23, 2015

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

  • Ky Harlin is now vice president of growth and data science at Condé Nast. Previously, he was director of data science at BuzzFeed (Re/code)
  • Kevin Daniels is now news director for WGHP in Greensboro/High Point, North Carolina. Previously, he was interim news director there. Scott Lawrence is now news director at KFDM in Beaumont, Texas. Previously, he was executive producer there. Tom Tefertiller is now news director for KWES in Midland, Texas. He is chief meteorologist there. (Rick Gevers)
  • Julie Wernau will be a soft commodities reporter at The Wall Street Journal. She is a business reporter for the Chicago Tribune. (Robert Feder)
  • Jeffrey Rosen is now a contributing editor at The Atlantic. Previously, he was legal affairs editor for The New Republic.

Job of the day: The New England Center for Investigative Reporting is looking for a vice president of marketing and digital strategy. Get your résumés in! (Journalism Jobs)

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