Matt Quinn Joins Quartz

Ad Age loses its executive editor.

Quartz, the business site from The Atlantic, has named Matt Quinn deputy news editor for technology and finance. Quinn most recently served as Ad Age’s executive editor.

Prior to his time at Ad Age, Quinn was the editor of The Wall Street Journal’s CFO Journal.

“From his time at the Journal, I know Matt to be a smart editor with high standards who leads through generosity and hard work,” wrote Kevin Delaney, Quartz’s editor, in a memo to staffers. “His arrival is an investment in the ongoing growth of our team, and signal of our ambitions for tech, finance, management and corporate coverage.”

Quinn’s appointment is effective June 15.