13 July 2021
Media Moves UK
/ by Natalie Beale
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Tom Fogden has moved from his role as Senior Writer at Tech.co to being the Editor of Auto Futures, which covers the automotive tech and mobility industries. Tom is open to receiving pitches for interviews, features, news, and company announcements from businesses in the (admittedly broad) sector.
Tammi Townley has commenced her role as Publisher for the Women’s Mass and Celebrity portfolio at Bauer Media, which includes heat, Closer, and Bella. She reports to Helen Morris, Group Managing Director of Bauer Media UK’s Women’s Mass & Celebrity, Premium and Entertainment titles. Additionally, John Simmonds joins as Publisher of the Print Puzzles portfolio, reporting to Liz Watkinson, Group MD of the TV, Real Life, Puzzles & Astro portfolios.
Nyla Sammons is now Editor of The Capturist (www.thecapturist.com), a new online lifestyle magazine which provides a round-up of things to see and do in London. Nyla can be followed on Twitter @nylacaptures and Instagram @nylacaptures
In addition, Freelance Writer Lupe Castro has joined as Fashion Editor. Lupe can be found on Twitter @mscastrorides and Instagram @mscastrorides
Joshua Taylor was recently promoted to Deputy Head of News at the Daily Mirror, which he first joined in 2016. Josh can be reached via email or found on Twitter @taylorjoshua1
Singer Max George has secured his first presenting role as he joins Hits Radio to host a new Friday evening show ‘Friday Night Hits’. Every Friday from 7-10pm, Max will be live across the UK getting listeners ready for the weekend with the biggest hits and throwbacks.
Josh Stephenson has been promoted to Deputy TV Editor & Senior Staff Writer at Metro. He is interested in receiving pitches based on upcoming TV shows and potential 60 Seconds interviewees.
Adrian Bradley, previously a Broadcast Journalist in the BBC Business Unit, has joined the New Statesman as Podcast Producer. Adrian can be reached via email or found on Twitter @adebradley
Print-only title Paranting, a glossy magazine for and by parents, has now launched. Monthly subscriptions and individual copies can be bought here. They are looking for advertisers and collaborations and can be found on Facebook and Instagram @parantingmagazine Founder and Editor-in-Chief Sophia Waterfield is a Freelance Journalist who has written for the likes of Sun Selects, Newsweek, Wired UK, New Scientist, Metro UK, Femedic, Forbes.com, Mamabella UK, Independent and more. She is accepting pitches and can be found on Twitter @pheecetious and Instagram @pheecetious
Katie Timms has been appointed Content Editor at Plymouth Live, which she first joined as a Reporter in 2017. Contact Katie via email or find her on Twitter @KatieTimms94
POLITICO Europe, a joint venture between POLITICO and Axel Springer, has announced that Jamil Anderlini will assume the role as Editor-in-Chief in the Autumn of 2021. Anderlini joins POLITICO Europe from the Financial Times where he spent six years as Asia Editor, Assistant Editor and member of the Editorial Board, overseeing all editorial coverage and strategy throughout Asia. He will relocate to Brussels in October. Anderlini takes over the role from John Harris, Founding Editor and Chairman of the Editorial Advisory Board of POLITICO Europe, who has been acting Editor-in-Chief since the sudden and tragic death of Stephen Brown in March.
The content creation and live events agency Stream Publishing has signed an exclusive licensing deal with Rolling Stone owner Penske Media Corporation to launch the brand in print and online in the UK. Stream, which has owned Attitude magazine since 2016, will launch the UK version of Rolling Stone this autumn.
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Annie Darling is now the Executive Editor at Tatler Asia, where she is responsible for fashion, beauty, and watches and jewellery content. Prior to this, she was Editorial Director (Watches and Jewellery Editor). Annie can be reached by email or found on Instagram @itsanniedarling
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