Newsweek Managing Editor Kira Bindrim Heads to Quartz

She starts May 9.

Quartz has named Kira Bindrim editor of its talent lab. Bindrim comes to Quartz from Newsweek, where she served as managing editor since 2013.

Prior to Newsweek, Bindrim worked for Reuters and Crain’s New York Business.

“Some of us have had the pleasure of working with Kira in the past, and have learned to appreciate her energy, humor, and astonishing ability to get things done,” wrote Xana Antunes, editor of new initiatives at Quartz, in a memo.

Bindrim begins her role at Quartz May 9.