Keith Kelly Distilled: Bloomberg Edition


  • We got more info on Bloomberg’s salary freeze and general austerity measures — which, apparently, include a $50k+ personal conference room for eic Matt Winkler.

  • It might be time to start polishing up your resume if you work for the Newark Star-Ledger. Up to 300 employees may be axed.

  • ESPN The Magazine EIC Gary Hoenig has been promoted to a new post — Editorial director and general manager of ESPN Publishing. Gary Belsky will serve as the new EIC, ensuring Gary continuity.

  • Interview has made lots of new hires to go with their new editor.

  • The April issue of Playboy is running an exclusive first serial from Kurt Vonnegut‘s new posthumous book.

  • Tina Brown is writing a Hillary Clinton piece for Newsweek.