Newsweek/The Daily Beast has promoted Michael Moynihan to editorial director of “Beast Weekend,” which will launch this fall. According to a memo from Tina Brown, Beast Weekend will offer readers content that caters to a Saturday/Sunday mind. “Beast Weekend will refresh and refocus our weekend content towards culture as well as longer reads,” explained Brown.
Moynihan has been with Newsweek/The Daily Beast since September of last year. He most recently served as cultural news editor.
Below is the full note from Brown.