Janet Paskin has been named assistant managing editor of Bloomberg Businsessweek and editor of Businessweek.com. Paskin comes to Businessweek from the Wall Street Journal, where she served as digital editor. Previously Paskin was managing editor of SmartMoney.com, from 2010 to 2012.
“Janet is a talented digital editor who has a great understanding for how to grow strong online and mobile platforms,” said Josh Tyrangiel, editorial director of Bloomberg Digital and editor-in-chief of Businessweek. “Coupled with her background as a financial reporter, she’s the ideal person to lead Businessweek.com and add to the skills of the Bloomberg Businessweek team. We’re thrilled to have her join us.”
Paskin’s first day at Businessweek is November 12.