Linda Douglass Joins Bloomberg Media

She'll serve as head of communications.

Bloomberg Media has named Linda Douglass global head of communications. She served most recently as Atlantic Media’s senior vp of global communications.

Prior to her time at Atlantic Media, Douglass served in a variety of roles for President Obama, including The White House Office of Health Reform’s director of communications.

“We are thrilled to welcome Linda to Bloomberg Media,” said Justin Smith, Bloomberg Media’s CEO, in an announcement. “She is a force of nature, a gifted strategist, and a forward-thinking, creative media executive.”

Douglass begins her new role in September.