Report: The Atlantic's Justin B. Smith To Be Named CEO Of Bloomberg Media
July 29, 2013 at 4:16 AM (PT)
ATLANTIC MEDIA President JUSTIN B. SMITH will be named CEO of BLOOMBERG MEDIA GROUP TODAY (7/28), reports the NEW YORK TIMES' DAVID CARR.
SMITH, who is credited with helping move THE ATLANTIC from the magazine stand into a strong digital media presence, will report to BLOOMBERG CEO DANIEL L. DOCTOROFF, as former media division head ANDREW LACK moves into the Chairman role. SMITH joined THE ATLANTIC in 2007 and started up the online THE ATLANTIC WIRE and QUARTZ.
BLOOMBERG operates BLOOMBERG RADIO and News WBBR-A/NEW YORK among its media holdings.