Igor Bobic of Talking Points Memo will be joining the Huffington Post Politics team as an associate editor, FBDC has learned. Bobic has worked for the past three years at TPM, most recently as an assistant editor. His first day will be April 30th.
UPDATE: 11:55 AM: Here’s the full announcement from HuffPo DC Bureau Chief Ryan Grim:
Some awesome news to share: TPM Assistant Editor Igor Bobic will be joining our team as Associate Editor, reporting to Paige. He’ll be working on the politics page and breaking news.
Igor joined TPM in 2011 as an intern and was quickly promoted to Assistant Editor. At TPM, he was in charge of the breaking news team. He’s originally from San Diego, loves the beach and tries to get to the ocean whenever he can. He came to the United States when he was 7 during the Bosnian war.He’ll be starting April 30th. When he starts, stop by and say hello…not just on gmail!