Rachel Smolkin

Revolving Door (2)

Who's coming and who's going. Tell us about your job move! Receive the Revolving Door Newsletter with expert analysis by email twice a week.
Access to listings older than 7 days requires AvantGuild membership, please log in or join now.

Related Content (8)

Articles, transcripts, and more, available exclusively to AvantGuild members.

Revolving Door Newsletter: 02.10.15
New Hires at CNN Digital Politics; Layoffs at Lucky

Revolving Door Newsletter: 12.19.14
Newsweek Adds Seven; Changes at ABC News

Revolving Door Newsletter: 09.12.14
Jay Carney Joins CNN; Layoffs at Macworld, Vibe

Revolving Door Newsletter: 09.09.14
Rick Berke Leaves Politico; James Corden Replaces Craig Ferguson on Late Late Show

Revolving Door Newsletter: 09.02.14
Slate Loses Two Big-Name Editors; Zach Wolf to Head CNN Politics Digital

Revolving Door Newsletter: 06.24.14
Changes at Gawker Media; Yahoo Poaches Michael Isikoff from NBC News

Revolving Door Newsletter: 12.18.12
Promotions at Politico; Layoffs Postponed at The Washington Times

Revolving Door Newsletter: 12.20.11
Buyouts at the Grey Lady; New EIC at Rachael Ray

Sightings (52)

Spotted around the media universe

Politico's Dianna Heitz Next In Growing List of Departures, Joins CNN - Posted January 5, 2015
More news from CNN Digital... Looks like Politico's deputy managing editor, Dianna Heitz, is on her way out, according to a memo from CNN Politics Digital executive editor, Rachel Smolkin... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Politico's Dianna Heitz Next In Growing List of Departures, Joins CNN - Posted January 5, 2015
More news from CNN Digital... Looks like Politico's deputy managing editor, Dianna Heitz, is on her way out, according to a memo from CNN Politics Digital executive editor, Rachel Smolkin... [FishbowlNY]

Add MJ Lee to List of POLITICO Departures, Joins CNN Digital Politics - Posted December 17, 2014
You can add MJ Lee to the growing wave of POLITICO reporters and editors who've been poached by CNN Digital Politics. For those of you counting, Lee makes 5... ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Add MJ Lee to List of POLITICO Departures, Joins CNN Digital Politics - Posted December 17, 2014
You can add MJ Lee to the growing wave of POLITICO reporters and editors who've been poached by CNN Digital Politics. For those of you counting, Lee makes 5... ... [FishbowlNY]

CNN Digital Politics Hires Metzler from U.S. News - Posted November 12, 2014
The digital hiring spree in CNN's Washington bureau continues today with news that Rebekah Metzler will exit U.S. News & World Report for a gig at CNN. Currently a senior news editor, Metzler will take the role of breaking news edit... [FishbowlDC]

CNN Digital Politics Hires Metzler from U.S. News - Posted November 12, 2014
The digital hiring spree in CNN's Washington bureau continues today with news that Rebekah Metzler will exit U.S. News & World Report for a gig at CNN. Currently a senior news editor, Metzler will take the role of breaking ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

CNN Digital Politics Hires Metzler from U.S. News - Posted November 12, 2014
The digital hiring spree in CNN's Washington bureau continues today with news that Rebekah Metzler will exit U.S. News & World Report for a gig at CNN. Currently a senior news editor, Metzler will take the role of breaking ... [FishbowlNY]

Yahoo's Chris Moody to CNN - Posted October 20, 2014
CNN's Rachel Smolkin started off Monday with some big news for the Washington bureau and network. In its effort to further grow CNN Politics Digital, it has swooped up Yaho... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Yahoo's Chris Moody to CNN - Posted October 20, 2014
CNN's Rachel Smolkin started off Monday with some big news for the Washington bureau and network. In its effort to further grow CNN Politics Digital, it has swooped up Yaho... [FishbowlNY]

RIP CNN's Political Ticker - Posted October 13, 2014
CNN's executive director of CNN Politics Digital Rachel Smolkin today announced the end of the CNN Political Ticker after eight years of political coverage to the site. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

RIP CNN's Political Ticker - Posted October 13, 2014
CNN's executive director of CNN Politics Digital Rachel Smolkin today announced the end of the CNN Political Ticker after eight years of political coverage to the site. ... [FishbowlNY]

CNN Politics Digital's Latest Hire: WaPo's Jeff Simon - Posted September 29, 2014
Word on the street is The Washington Post's Jeff Simon is headed to...you guessed it...CNN Politics Digital. Simon will serve as a video producer and shared with FishbowlDC: "I'm grateful to The Post for the opportunities they've afforded me over the pas... [morningmedianewsfeed]

CNN Politics Digital's Latest Hire: WaPo's Jeff Simon - Posted September 29, 2014
Word on the street is The Washington Post's Jeff Simon is headed to...you guessed it...CNN Politics Digital. Simon will serve as a video producer and shared with FishbowlDC: "I'm grateful to The Post for the opportunities they've afforded me over the pas... [FishbowlNY]

FishbowlDC Top 5 Stories of the Week - Posted September 28, 2014
Here are you top 5 stories from the past week across the site. 5 - Bloomberg Media Chairman Andy Lack Named CEO of Broadcasting Board of Governors 4 - ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

FishbowlDC Top 5 Stories of the Week - Posted September 28, 2014
Here are you top 5 stories from the past week across the site. 5 - Bloomberg Media Chairman Andy Lack Named CEO of Broadcasting Board of Governors 4 - ... [FishbowlNY]

Mediabistro Morning Roundup - 9.26.14 - Posted September 26, 2014
From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. FishbowlDC Fishbowl Five with CNN's Rachel Smolkin... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Mediabistro Morning Roundup - 9.26.14 - Posted September 26, 2014
From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. FishbowlDC Fishbowl Five with CNN's Rachel Smolkin... [FishbowlNY]

Fishbowl Five with CNN's Rachel Smolkin - Posted September 25, 2014
In July, CNN announced the hire of Rachel Smolkin as executive editor of CNN Politics Digi... [FishbowlDC]

Fishbowl Five with CNN's Rachel Smolkin - Posted September 25, 2014
In July, CNN announced the hire of Rachel Smolkin as executive editor of CNN Politics Digi... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Fishbowl Five with CNN's Rachel Smolkin - Posted September 25, 2014
In July, CNN announced the hire of Rachel Smolkin as executive editor of CNN Politics Digi... [FishbowlNY]

CNN's Latest Hire is AFP's Stephen Collinson - Posted September 25, 2014
CNN's Rachel Smolkin announced to staff Wednesday evening that Stephen Collinson will join the network as a senior enterpr... [morningmedianewsfeed]

CNN's Latest Hire is AFP's Stephen Collinson - Posted September 25, 2014
CNN's Rachel Smolkin announced to staff Wednesday evening that Stephen Collinson will join the network as a senior enterpr... [FishbowlNY]

Two More POLITICOs Join CNN Politics Digital - Posted September 10, 2014
'Three reporters in the same day? Really?' is probably what's being thought right now by someone at POLITICO. Earlier today we wrote about POLITI... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Two More POLITICOs Join CNN Politics Digital - Posted September 10, 2014
'Three reporters in the same day? Really?' is probably what's being thought right now by someone at POLITICO. Earlier today we wrote about POLITI... [FishbowlNY]

POLITICO's Eric Bradner Latest to Join CNN Politics Digital - Posted September 10, 2014
Eric Bradner, a trade reporter for POLITICO Pro, is set to join CNN as a reporter on the CNN Politics Digital breaking news team, we've learned. He joined POLITICO in August 2013 from the Evansville C... [morningmedianewsfeed]

POLITICO's Eric Bradner Latest to Join CNN Politics Digital - Posted September 10, 2014
Eric Bradner, a trade reporter for POLITICO Pro, is set to join CNN as a reporter on the CNN Politics Digital breaking news team, we've learned. He joined POLITICO in August 2013 from the Evansville C... [FishbowlNY]

POLITICO's Rick Berke Emails Staff: 'I have resigned as Executive Editor' - Posted September 7, 2014
In an email to staff Sunday evening and after less than a year at the Rosslyn-based political news outlet, Rick Berke has resigned as executive editor of POLITICO. "While our overarching goals are similar, Jim, John and I have agreed to disagree ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

POLITICO's Rick Berke Emails Staff: 'I have resigned as Executive Editor' - Posted September 7, 2014
In an email to staff Sunday evening and after less than a year at the Rosslyn-based political news outlet, Rick Berke has resigned as executive editor of POLITICO. "While our overarching goals are similar, Jim, John and I have agreed to disagree ... [FishbowlNY]

Zach Wolf Named Managing Editor of CNN Politics Digital - Posted September 2, 2014
CNN executive director of Politics Digital Rachel Smolkin today announced to staff that Zach Wolf will join her as managing editor of CNN's digital political endeavors. Smolkin ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Zach Wolf Named Managing Editor of CNN Politics Digital - Posted September 2, 2014
CNN executive director of Politics Digital Rachel Smolkin today announced to staff that Zach Wolf will join her as managing editor of CNN's digital political endeavors. Smolkin ... [FishbowlNY]

Mediabistro Morning Roundup - 7.30.14 - Posted July 30, 2014
From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. FishbowlNY Rachel Smolkin Named Exec Editor of CNN Politics ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Mediabistro Morning Roundup - 7.30.14 - Posted July 30, 2014
From TVNewser to FishbowlNY, here are your top stories from across Mediabistro. FishbowlNY Rachel Smolkin Named Exec Editor of CNN Politics ... [FishbowlNY]

POLITICO's Rachel Smolkin to Join CNN as Executive Editor of CNN Politics Digital - Posted July 29, 2014
An email to CNN staff this morning announced that POLITICO managing editor for news Rachel Smolkin is headed to the network to serve as executive editor of CNN Politics Digital. In this role, she'll lead CNNPolitics.com across all platform... [morningmedianewsfeed]

POLITICO's Rachel Smolkin to Join CNN as Executive Editor of CNN Politics Digital - Posted July 29, 2014
An email to CNN staff this morning announced that POLITICO managing editor for news Rachel Smolkin is headed to the network to serve as executive editor of CNN Politics Digital. In this role, she'll lead CNNPolitics.com across all platform... [FishbowlNY]

POLITICO Promotes Rachel Van Dongen to Deputy Managing Editor - Posted June 20, 2014
An internal memo from POLITICO managing editor Rachel Smolkin this morning announced Rachel Van Dongen's promoti... [morningmedianewsfeed]

POLITICO Promotes Rachel Van Dongen to Deputy Managing Editor - Posted June 20, 2014
An internal memo from POLITICO managing editor Rachel Smolkin this morning announced Rachel Van Dongen's promoti... [FishbowlNY]

Friends and Colleagues Celebrate Ken Vogel's Big Money - Posted June 19, 2014
Last night at Glen's Garden Market, friends and colleagues came together to celebrate Ken Vogel's recent Big Money: 2.5 Billion Dollars, One Suspicious Vehicle, and a Pimp--on the Trail of the Ultra-Rich Hijacking American Politics. The evening was h... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Friends and Colleagues Celebrate Ken Vogel's Big Money - Posted June 19, 2014
Last night at Glen's Garden Market, friends and colleagues came together to celebrate Ken Vogel's recent Big Money: 2.5 Billion Dollars, One Suspicious Vehicle, and a Pimp--on the Trail of the Ultra-Rich Hijacking American Politics. The evening was h... [FishbowlNY]

ICYMI - POLITICO's Todd Purdum and Dylan Byers to Relocate to LA - Posted April 29, 2014
According to an internal memo (via NYMag) from POLITICO Managing Editor Rachel Smolkin, two of the outlet's top ta... [FishbowlDC]

ICYMI - POLITICO's Todd Purdum and Dylan Byers to Relocate to LA - Posted April 29, 2014
According to an internal memo (via NYMag) from POLITICO Managing Editor Rachel Smolkin, two of the outlet's top ta... [morningmedianewsfeed]

ICYMI - POLITICO's Todd Purdum and Dylan Byers to Relocate to LA - Posted April 29, 2014
According to an internal memo (via NYMag) from POLITICO Managing Editor Rachel Smolkin, two of the outlet's top ta... [FishbowlNY]

Women on the Rise at Politico? - Posted August 12, 2013
Are women on the rise at Politico? If you recall, in a recent interview with TNR, Executive Editor Jim VandeHei and Isaac Chotiner ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Women on the Rise at Politico? - Posted August 12, 2013
Are women on the rise at Politico? If you recall, in a recent interview with TNR, Executive Editor Jim VandeHei and Isaac Chotiner ... [FishbowlNY]

Is Politico's John Harris Comfortable Sitting Like a Pretzel? - Posted June 6, 2013
Who knew John Harris was an amateur contortionist? Every few days, some of the more high-profile reporters ("star reporters" as they refer to each other) at Politico produce a video of themselves sitting at a roundtable giving on-camera analys... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Is Politico's John Harris Comfortable Sitting Like a Pretzel? - Posted June 6, 2013
Who knew John Harris was an amateur contortionist? Every few days, some of the more high-profile reporters ("star reporters" as they refer to each other) at Politico produce a video of themselves sitting at a roundtable giving on-camera analys... [FishbowlNY]

Politico's VandeHarris: 'Some Exciting Editor Moves...' - Posted December 17, 2012
What passes for "exciting" in Washington would be a real snoozer in most other cities. But let's proceed. Today Politico's VandeHarris (a human fusion of Editor-in-Chief John Harris and Executive Editor ... [FishbowlDC]

Politico to Host Mystery Countdown Event - Posted September 29, 2011
Politico is sending out "Save the Date" invites to their November one-year countdown election news event. The gathering will be held on Nov. 1. The locale is still secret. They promise political bigwigs will attend. The time: 8 a.m. Please, Politico, we know you're into world domination, but does everyone ... [FishbowlDC]

USA Today Hires Alison Young - Posted October 22, 2009
A memo from USA Today's Carol Stevens announced today that the paper has hired the Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Alison Young as a new health reporter. Alison is the president of "Investigative Reporters and Editors" and has worked for the Detroit Free Press, Knight Ridder Washington Bureau, Ari... [morningmedianewsfeed]

USA Today Hires Alison Young - Posted October 22, 2009
A memo from USA Today's Carol Stevens announced today that the paper has hired the Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Alison Young as a new health reporter. Alison is the president of "Investigative Reporters and Editors" and has worked for the Detroit Free Press, Knight Ridder Washington Bureau, Ari... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List, 05.23.07 - Posted May 23, 2007
Good morning Washington. An ABC release announced, "For the fourth consecutive week, ABC's 'World News with Charles Gibson' was the #1 evening newscast among Total Viewers, Households and Adults 25-54" for the week of Week of May 14-18. "The last time that ABC won four straight weeks in these categories was more... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Reading List, 05.23.07 - Posted May 23, 2007
Good morning Washington. An ABC release announced, "For the fourth consecutive week, ABC's 'World News with Charles Gibson' was the #1 evening newscast among Total Viewers, Households and Adults 25-54" for the week of Week of May 14-18. "The last time that ABC won four straight weeks in these categories was more... [FishbowlNY]

FBLA To LATimes.com: Start Hiring Video Gurus Now! - Posted January 25, 2007
FBLA hopes that the new web regime at the Los Angeles Times makes good use of the vast amount of talent here in the city. Arch-rival NYTimes.com is going to feature user-produced options around Valentine's Day for couples featured in the paper's ... [FishbowlLA]

more...