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Doree Shafrir

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Matt Yglesias Named Executive Editor of Ezra Klein's New Vox Media Venture - Posted January 27, 2014
Matt Yglesias will serve as executive editor of the new Vox Media venture founded by Ezra Klein as executive edit... [AllTwitter]

Matt Yglesias Named Executive Editor of Ezra Klein's New Vox Media Venture - Posted January 27, 2014
Matt Yglesias will serve as executive editor of the new Vox Media venture founded by Ezra Klein, FishbowlNY h... [Fishbowl NY]

Matt Yglesias Named Executive Editor of Ezra Klein's New Vox Media Venture - Posted January 27, 2014
Matt Yglesias will serve as executive editor of the new Vox Media venture founded by Ezra Klein, FishbowlNY h... [FishbowlNY]

Friends, Colleagues Remember New York Observer Editor Peter Kaplan - Posted November 30, 2013
As the sad news of the passing at age 59 from cancer of Peter Kaplan spread Friday, current Observer senior editor Colin Campbell suggested "there's no better source on Mr. Kaplan than the editor himself." And so, Campbell for his first pi... [AllTwitter]

Friends, Colleagues Remember New York Observer Editor Peter Kaplan - Posted November 30, 2013
As the sad news of the passing at age 59 from cancer of Peter Kaplan spread Friday, current Observer senior editor Colin Campbell suggested "there's no better source on Mr. Kaplan than the editor himself." And so, Campbell for his first pi... [Fishbowl NY]

Friends, Colleagues Remember New York Observer Editor Peter Kaplan - Posted November 30, 2013
As the sad news of the passing at age 59 from cancer of Peter Kaplan spread Friday, current Observer senior editor Colin Campbell suggested "there's no better source on Mr. Kaplan than the editor himself." And so, Campbell for his first pi... [FishbowlNY]

BuzzFeed Poaches Entertainment Reporter Jordan Zakarin From The Hollywood Reporter [Updated] - Posted April 25, 2013
BuzzFeed has poached Jordan Zakarin from The Hollywood Reporter, where he covered film, television, and -- oddly enough -- BuzzFeed. ... [Fishbowl NY]

BuzzFeed Poaches Entertainment Reporter Jordan Zakarin From The Hollywood Reporter [Updated] - Posted April 25, 2013
BuzzFeed has poached Jordan Zakarin from The Hollywood Reporter, where he covered film, television, and -- oddly enough -- BuzzFeed. ... [FishbowlNY]

Media Reporters Finally Realizing No One Cares About Media Reporting - Posted February 5, 2013
Breaking: Media reporters might finally have taken their heads out of the sand -- at least for just this week! -- and realized that about 96 percent of people don't care about media. Not anymore, that is. ... [FishbowlLA]

Steve Kandell Joins BuzzFeed - Posted November 5, 2012
BuzzFeed has hired Steve Kandell as its long form editor. At the site, Kandell will be responsible for jump starting its foray into long form pieces. Kandell was previously the editor-in-chief of Spin. He also serv... [Fishbowl NY]

Steve Kandell Joins BuzzFeed - Posted November 5, 2012
BuzzFeed has hired Steve Kandell as its long form editor. At the site, Kandell will be responsible for jump starting its foray into long form pieces. Kandell was previously the editor-in-chief of Spin. He also serv... [FishbowlNY]

Rolling Stone Names New Senior Editor - Posted March 9, 2012
Rolling Stone has named Monica Herrera its new Senior Editor for RollingStone.com. Herrera has been an Associate Editor at Rolling Stone since July of 2011. Prior to that she was an Online News Editor at Billboard for two years. Herrera replaces Doree Shafrir... [Fishbowl NY]

Rolling Stone Names New Senior Editor - Posted March 9, 2012
Rolling Stone has named Monica Herrera its new Senior Editor for RollingStone.com. Herrera has been an Associate Editor at Rolling Stone since July of 2011. Prior to that she was an Online News Editor at Billboard for two years. Herrera replaces Doree Shafrir... [FishbowlNY]

Buzzfeed Grows Again, Adds Tech Vertical - Posted January 31, 2012
It's getting to the point that it's difficult to keep up with how much Buzzfeed is expanding. It started in December when the site added Ben Smith to be its ... [Fishbowl NY]

Buzzfeed Grows Again, Adds Tech Vertical - Posted January 31, 2012
It's getting to the point that it's difficult to keep up with how much Buzzfeed is expanding. It started in December when the site added Ben Smith to be its ... [FishbowlNY]

Doree Shafrir Begins Her New Job At Rolling Stone - Posted November 2, 2010
It's official. Last month, we told you that Doree Shafrir, formerly of The New York Observer and Gawker, was prepping to move to Rolling Stone to act as senior editor for the magazine's site, RollingStone.com. Today, the magazine made the official announcement via Twitter: ... [Fishbowl NY]

Doree Shafrir Begins Her New Job At Rolling Stone - Posted November 2, 2010
It's official. Last month, we told you that Doree Shafrir, formerly of The New York Observer and Gawker, was prepping to move to Rolling Stone to act as senior editor for the magazine's site, RollingStone.com. Today, the magazine made the official announcement via Twitter: ... [FishbowlNY]

Doree Shafrir Hired as Senior Editor at Rollingstone.com - Posted November 2, 2010
In a Twitter post this afternoon, Rolling Stone announced that they had hired author Doree Shafrir as the new senior editor at Rollingstone.com. Here's ... [GalleyCat]

Doree Shafrir Goes To Rolling Stone - Posted October 22, 2010
Doree Shafrir, who has held high-profile gigs at the New York Observer and Gawker, is heading to Rolling Stone to serve as the senior editor of RollingStone.com. Wrote Shafrir on her personal Tumblr: So: some news! I'm going to be a senior editor at Rollingstone.com as of... [Fishbowl NY]

Doree Shafrir Goes To Rolling Stone - Posted October 22, 2010
Doree Shafrir, who has held high-profile gigs at the New York Observer and Gawker, is heading to Rolling Stone to serve as the senior editor of RollingStone.com. Wrote Shafrir on her personal Tumblr: So: some news! I'm going to be a senior editor at Rollingstone.com as of... [FishbowlNY]

Company Tries Out Oil-Spill Related Pitch, Fails - Posted June 28, 2010
Here is a pitch via freelance writers Doree Shafrir that tries to tie a client into the Gulf Coast oil spill news-cycle: With the recent BP oil spill in the Gulf this summer, oil has been get... [PRNewser]

Choose Your Own Literary Elite Nickname - Posted February 3, 2010
Over at Gawker, Doree Shafrir (pictured) played with the common literary habit of nicknaming your friends, creating a "Cheat Sheet to the Secret Nicknames of the Literary Elite." Her list included nicknames for Paris Review Fictio... [GalleyCat]

Shafrir, Lawson To Return To Gawker - Posted December 23, 2009
As revealed by TheAwl.com yesterday, and confirmed by Gawker editor-in-chief Gabri... [Fishbowl NY]

Shafrir, Lawson To Return To Gawker - Posted December 23, 2009
As revealed by TheAwl.com yesterday, and confirmed by Gawker editor-in-chief Gabri... [FishbowlNY]

Breaking: Layoffs At The Observer - Posted June 5, 2009
Earlier this week, The New York Observer said good-bye to editor Peter Kaplan, and now t... [Fishbowl NY]

Breaking: Layoffs At The Observer - Posted June 5, 2009
Earlier this week, The New York Observer said good-bye to editor Peter Kaplan, and now t... [FishbowlNY]

Doree Shafrir on Book Party Hosting and Mothers - Posted April 3, 2009
A crowd of writers and m... [GalleyCat]

Talk to Your Momma Lately? - Posted March 15, 2009
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Talk to Your Momma Lately? - Posted March 15, 2009
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Freelancia Implodes as Blogistan's Borders Expand - Posted April 4, 2008
Recently, New York Observer ran a doom and gloom piece about the lack of freelance magazine writers. They're all blogging. Doree Shafrir reports that it's a harsh world out there: For most established but not well-known writers, $2 per word at a major magaz... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Reading List, 04.03.08 - Posted April 3, 2008
Good morning Washington. Perez Hilton is a WHCA guest! And Donatella Versace, too! And it's the birthday of Politico's Jonathan Martin and Mike Allen's Mom. Speaking of Jonathan Martin's b-day, Mike Al... [FishbowlDC]

Inside The Time 100 Party - Posted May 9, 2007
America Ferrera and John Mayer It's arguably the most exclusive magazine party of the year. (Graydon Carter's Vanity's Fair Oscar party perhaps being the other.) John Edwards mingled with John Mayer. Sir Richard Branson (just back f... [Fishbowl NY]

Inside The Time 100 Party - Posted May 9, 2007
America Ferrera and John Mayer It's arguably the most exclusive magazine party of the year. (Graydon Carter's Vanity's Fair Oscar party perhaps being the other.) John Edwards mingled with John Mayer. Sir Richard Branson (just back f... [FishbowlNY]

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