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AP Names Lisa Gibbs Business Editor

The Associated Press has named Lisa Gibbs its business editor. Gibbs comes to the AP from Money, where she oversaw the website’s real estate section. She had been with Money since 2009.

Gibbs, a three time Gerald Loeb Award finalist and one time-winner, previously served as the Miami Herald’s executive business editor.

“We are thrilled to have Lisa joining the AP team,” said Lou Ferrara, the AP’s managing editor for business news, in a statement. “Lisa brings passion and experience that will help AP as we continue to adjust to a changing marketplace with a voracious appetite for business news.”

Gibbs will begin her new role in August.

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