RD Recap: Architectural Digest Adds Two; Changes at Vox

The latest media hirings and firings.

Revolving Door

Revolving DoorThe New York Times Magazine hires Nikole Hannah-Jones away from ProPublica to be staff writer… Hal Rubenstein and Cynthia Frank join Architectural Digest as special projects editor and contributing design editor, respectively… The Atlantic recruits Chris Bodenner, formerly executive editor of The Dish, as senior editor for TheAtlantic.com. Emily Anne Epstein will be visual editor for the site… Food Network Magazine hires Rory Evans as executive editor, replacing Joanna Saltz, who jumped to Delish.com…

Jonathan Allen trades Bloomberg News for Vox, where he’ll be chief political correspondent. He spent a little more than a year as Washington bureau chief of the New York-based site but “felt marginalized due to the launch of Bloomberg Politics,” according to Politico. Bloomberg Politics goes out and hires Kathy Kiely and Sahil Kapur… Meanwhile, Vox lands Los Angeles Times graphics and data editor Javier Zarracina as graphics editor, while Medium grabs Joe Purzycki from Vox Media. He’ll be head of partnerships in an effort to ramp up revenue… Yahoo Auto rolls out of the shop under the helm of managing editor Justin Hyde along with editor-at-large Alex Lloyd and road test editor Aki Sugawara… Former U.S. Rep. and Lt. Col. Allen West is Townhall’s newest contributor… Read More