Quartz Names Sarah Slobin Things Editor

She joins from the Journal.

Quartz, the business site from Atlantic Media, has named Sarah Slobin things editor. Slobin joins Quartz from The Wall Street Journal, where she most recently served as senior graphics editor.

Slobin had been with the Journal since 2009. She previously worked for The New York Times and Fortune.

“Sarah is perfect for the role because she shares our goal of pushing on the boundaries of what business journalism can be,” wrote Quartz vp of product and executive editor Zach Seward, in a memo. “Her perspective on visual storytelling influenced how we first approached it here at Quartz, and now we can bring things full circle by officially welcoming her to our newsroom.”