Vice Names Motherboard Managing Editor

Carl Franzen joins the team.

Politico reports that Vice Media has named Carl Franzen managing editor of its tech site Motherboard.

Franzen comes to Vice from Popular Science, where he served as online director. He previously served as The Verge’s news editor.

Franzen is succeeding Adrienne Jeffries, who now works for Josh Topolsky’s upcoming site The Outline.