Tara Murphy Named Editor of TheStreet

Moving up.

TheStreet has promoted Tara Murphy from managing editor to editor in chief.

Murphy joined TheStreet in March. She previously worked for The New York Daily News, Hearst and Forbes.

“In just a few months, Tara has combined three disparate newsrooms into a single 24-7 digital powerhouse, with reporters in EuropeAsia and across the U.S.,” said TheStreet CEO David Callaway, in a statement. “She is a transformational editor coming to us at just the right time as we combine our news products into an elite financial news and data journalism operation.”

Murphy will report to Callaway.