Atlas Obscura Hires Long-term Media Executive as New CEO

Warren Webster takes over from David Plotz

The new CEO served most recently as president and CEO of Coveteur, a fashion site. Before that, he was the COO of Gwyneth Paltrow’s GOOP and was a co-founder of the hyperlocal news site Patch.
The new CEO served most recently as president and CEO of Coveteur, a fashion site. Before that, he was the COO of Gwyneth Paltrow’s GOOP and was a co-founder of the hyperlocal news site Patch. Atlas Obscura

Almost five months after David Plotz, the now-former CEO of Atlas Obscura, announced he was stepping aside, the travel zine has announced a new chief executive.

@joshsternberg Josh Sternberg is the former media and tech editor at Adweek.