CNN Politics Digital’s hiring spree is not letting up. In a memo to staff on Wednesday, executive editor Rachel Smolkin announced that Dan Berman, assistant managing editor at the National Journal, will be joining the CNN Politics Digital team as enterprise editor.
“He is a gifted writer and editor who, along with Hilary Krieger, will be a huge asset to the powerhouse enterprising reporting team of Maeve Reston, Stephen Collinson, Chris Moody, Manu Raju, Nia-Malika Henderson, and MJ Lee,” wrote Smolkin.
CNN Politics Digital has been in hiring frenzy, poaching talent from the likes of Politico, The Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post as part of a large-scale investment in the division.
According to Smolkin’s email, Berman’s first day will be Sept. 21.