McClatchy Bureau Chief to SmartBrief

John Walcott,  Washington bureau chief of The McClatchy Co. has been hired as chief content officer and editor in chief for SmartBrief, a DC-based news aggregator and daily e-news service.

Walcott, who says of the internet’s information explosion, “less is more if it’s better,” was profiled by SmartBrief editor Jesse Stanchak as he was welcomed to his new position.   Check it out here.