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Good Shakes Up Editorial Staff

Good magazine strengthened their edit team today with the promotion of three veteran staffers and the addition of two new editors.  Editor-in-chief Zach Frechette announced the moves and is confident the changes will bolster the title’s value for readers:

These additions to the team represent our first significant investment in the editorial product in a number of years.  With new voices helping us add depth in key content areas, the goal is to transition from a well-curated selection of the most interesting people and ideas moving the world forward to a vital resource for those people that helps them achieve their goals.

Read on to see the changes taking place at Good.

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Good Magazine Staffs Up

LA-based Good magazine has announced a bunch of new hires. Nice to see earnest journalism thriving in early 2011.

Dwell vet and New York Times’ Opinionator blogger Allison Arieff is the mag’s new editor-at-large. Arieff won a National Magazine Award for General Excellence in 2005 as the editor-in-chief of Dwell.

Other hires: Nicola Twilley (also a Dwell vet) was named Food Editor; Cord Jefferson is the new Culture Editor; Ben Jervey the Environment Editor; and Liz Dwyer is the Education Editor.

Press release after the jump:

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