A couple Revolving Door items this afternoon, involving BuzzFeed and The Wall Street Journal. Details are below.
- Kendall Taggart is joining BuzzFeed as an investigative data journalist. She comes to BuzzFeed from the Center for Investigative Reporting, where she created the America’s Worst Charities series, winner of the 2013 Barlett & Steele Award. Taggart starts October 1 and will report to Jeremy Singer-Vine.
- David Pybas, a veteran of The Wall Street Journal, announced he is leaving the paper. Pybas had been with the Journal for over 20 years and was involved in multiple redesigns of the paper.