Alexander Hitchen Leaves NY Daily News

He'll reunite with a former National Enquirer colleague.

Alexander Hitchen is leaving the The New York Daily News to join Bauer Publishing. Hitchen had served as the paper’s managing editor of photography since 2012.

Hitchen was previously a senior reporter for the National Enquirer, a role he held for eight years. At Bauer, Hitchen will be reunited with former Enquirer editor David Perel, who currently serves as Bauer’s editorial director.

“I’ve had to make a lot of tough decisions in my career and this was one of the toughest,” Hitchen told The New York Post.