RF|Binder Media Intelligence: Monday, December 2

RFB Media Intelligence

NBC Adds to Investigative Unit
Gretchen Morgenson, the veteran investigative reporter who has won multiple journalism prizes for her coverage of Wall Street, is joining the investigative unit of NBC News. Morgenson is expected to lead reporting on the intersection of money and power.

New Reporter on CNN Tech Team
Rishi Iyengar, the India editor for CNN Business in New Delhi, tasked with covering the country’s rapidly growing economy and the companies looking to cash in on it, is moving to the San Francisco bureau to join the tech team.

Washington Post Adds Econ Editor
Jennifer Liberto is joining The Washington Post as deputy economics editor, helping oversee coverage of the complex and changing economy heading into 2020. Jen comes from NPR, where she has worked for the past four years, most recently as deputy business editor. She starts on December 30.

Bloomberg Real Estate Coverage
Natalie Wong, who has been covering real estate for Bloomberg News in Canada, is moving to the New York bureau to cover commercial real estate.

Axios Adds Tech Editor
Kyle Daly has been appointed as technology editor at Axios. Previously, Daly was serving as deputy tech editor at Politico where he helped lead a team cover the tech industry’s relationship with Washington, among other topics.

New Reporter at BI
Caroline Hroncich, a senior editor at Employee Benefit News and Employee Benefit Advisor, has been hired by Business Insider, where she will been on the career and strategy team. She starts this week.

State of America’s Newsrooms
America’s newsrooms are changing in important ways. Mergers, closures and layoffs have affected a variety of media organizations – especially newspapers – and these trends are reshaping the nation’s media landscape. Here are nine charts from Pew Research on the state of newsroom employment in the United States today.