Washington Business announced today that John McCalla will be their new editor. Editor Beth Hunt “moves to Charlotte, N.C., to become manager of editorial operations for the Business Journal’s parent company, American City Business Journals.”

Publisher Alex Orfinger: “Beth and John have been a terrific team these past years … and I’m confident John will continue Washington Business Journal’s tradition of breaking news, attracting the best journalistic talent — and being the best business publication in Greater Washington.”