Wired Hires David Pierce; Makes Several Promotions

Congrats to all

Wired’s editor-in-chief Scott Dadich announced several moves this morning. Details are below.

  • David Pierce is joining as a senior writer. He comes to the magazine from The Verge, where he served as deputy editor. His first day is February 2.
  • Robert Capps has been named head of editorial. In this role, Capps will oversee editorial content across all of Wired’s platforms, assist Dadich with bringing in new writers, and craft the overall vision of the magazine.
  • Mark McClusky, most recently editor of Wired.com, has been named head of operations.
  • Mark Robinson has been named executive editor of Wired and Joe Brown has been named executive editor of Wired.com.
  • Jason Tanz has been named an editor-at-large.
  • Kathleen Vignos has been named director of engineering.