Racked Names New Editor

Britt Aboutaleb joins the site.

Vox Media’s Racked has named Britt Aboutaleb its new editor in chief. Aboutaleb most recently served as managing editor of Yahoo Style.

Prior to Yahoo, Aboutaleb worked for Allure, Elle and Fashionista.

Vox vp and editorial director Lockhart Steele told WWD that Aboutaleb would be charged with “taking Racked to the next level.”

Aboutaleb’s appointment is effective Feb. 1.