Alyson Shontell Named Exec Editor of Tech Insider

Moving on up.

Business Insider has named Alyson Shontell executive editor of its tech site, Tech Insider.

Shontell most recently served as a BI deputy editor, overseeing its technology, science, lifestyle and entertainment verticals. She has been with BI since 2008; previously serving as a tech reporter, correspondent, senior correspondent and editor.

In a memo announcing her promotion, BI founder and editor in chief Henry Blodget praised Shontell’s “high-impact, long-form investigative work.”