Politico Names Paul Volpe Exec Editor

He joins from The NY Times.

Politico has named Paul Volpe executive editor. Volpe comes to the company from The New York Times, where he most recently served as deputy politics editor and deputy Washington bureau chief for digital.

Volpe had been with the Time since 2011. He previously helped launch the news start-up TBD and worked for The Washington Post.

Volpe is succeeding Peter Canellos, who will now serve as editor at large. Canellos served as Politico’s exec editor since 2014.