RD Recap: Details Poaches from NY Post; Changes at IB Times

The latest media hirings and firings.

Revolving Door

Revolving DoorMatthew Wald, who previously worked as a reporter at The New York Times, joins the Nuclear Energy Institute as senior director of policy analysis and strategic planning. He left the paper of record in December after taking a buyout. Jack Bell, another former Timesman, is now a senior media specialist with the North American Soccer League… Angel Rodriguez leaves The Washington Post for the Los Angeles Times, where he’ll be the sports editor. He had been deputy editor for mobile innovation at WaPo… The International Business Times hires ex-Vocativ reporter Eric Markowitz as senior writer, Rolling Stone researcher Owen Davis as financial writer and In These Times staff writer Cole Stangler in the same position… Philip Klein scores a promotion to managing editor at the Washington Examiner. David Freddoso takes over Klein’s old position as commentary editor there…

Details recruits the New York Post‘s John Vorwald as digital editorial director. He had been deputy editor, digital, at the Post and once worked as managing editor of the New York Observer and editorial director of BlackBook Media, among other gigs… Julie Weed takes over the legal marijuana beat at Forbes and inspires 100 blog puns… Nylon Media adds Carrie Reynolds as president of revenue. She joins from XO Group, where she had been vice president, national enterprise sales and custom marketing solutions… Read More