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Tim Swanson: Blogger With Portfolio

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Portfolio, Conde Nast’s new business mag, has snared Tim Swanson as their blogger for all things entertainment. Swanson was at Variety before becoming West Coast bureau chief of Premiere. Swanson’s newest book, A Lifestyle Is a Terrible Thing to Waste, about HBO’s Entourage, comes out this fall.

Amy Wallace and Claire Hoffman were already snatched up as staffers.

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