Forbes has now officially announced that Jeff Bercovici, formerly of Aol’s Daily Finance blog, has joined their editorial staff to cover tech, media and advertising.
Additionally, Kashmir Hill is joining Forbes to write about the intersection of law, technology, consumer information and social media. She will also provide support and guidance for staffers as they focus more of their efforts on social media, and help build the new front of the book section of the magazine. Hill joins Forbes from “Above the Law,” where the worked as editor.
Another blogger joining Forbes‘ staff is Nicholas Sabloff, who will help run the Forbes.com home page and help guide breaking news efforts. Sabloff was previously the Huffington Post’s world editor.
Zack O’Malley Greenburg returns from writing about Jay-Z to work as a staff writer for Forbes, covering finance and entertainment. He’ll write “The Beat Report” blog on the business of music (so he can write even more about Jay-Z! One hopes).
Halah Touryalai is also joining as staff writer, covering investments. She previously covered Wall Street and the brokerage and financial advisor industry for Registered Rep.