Newsweek Names Director of Social Media

Margarita Noriega joins from Fusion.

Newsweek has named Margarita Noriega director of social media. Noriega most recently served as an editor for Vox.com.

Noriega previously worked as director of social media for Fusion and editor in charge of live events for Reuters.

“Margarita is an extremely exciting addition to our newsroom, and brings with her experience and best practices from some of the biggest and most innovative newsrooms in the country,” said Newsweek mangaging editor Kira Bindrim, in an announcement.

Noriega will report to Bindrim.