Doug Cantor is joining Businessweek as its new technology editor. Capital New York reports that Cantor will succeed Barrett Sheridan, who is leaving for a fellowship at Columbia University’s journalism school. Cantor comes to Businessweek from Popular Science, where he served as senior editor since 2006.
Additionally, Jeff Muskus and Nick Summers have joined the magazine. Muskus was most recently a senior editor at The Huffington Post and is now an associate editor at Businessweek. Summers comes to Businessweek from Newsweek/The Daily Beast. Summers is now a finance correspondent.