December saw a number of changes across Irish media with some high profile movements within the industry.
Below you can find a sample of some of the Irish media movements that have taken place throughout the month.
Eva Short has left her role at Silicon Republic
Eva Short has left her role as a Journalist at Silicon Republic to take up a position at The Phoenix as Assistant News Editor.
So, news! After two years, I’ll be leaving Silicon Republic at Christmas. Feels odd to move on, but I’m simultaneously very excited to announce I’ll be taking up a role at The Phoenix as an assistant news editor 🔍🎉
— Eva Short, festive edition ✨ (@evadiminutive) December 9, 2019
Ruth Jephson has left her role at AA Roadwatch
Ruth Jephson has left her role at AA Roadwatch after six years in the position.
From reporter to rapper, from colleague to friend. After 6 amazing years of craic and top-notch traffic investigating, Ruth Jephson's watch has ended.
Good luck Ruth, we'll miss you 🌠 pic.twitter.com/KIgkQwsjd0
— AA Roadwatch (@aaroadwatch) December 13, 2019
Daragh Brophy has been appointed News Editor at The Journal.ie
Daragh Brophy has been appointed News Editor at The Journal.ie after serving as Assistant News Editor with the publication.
Meet the refreshed editorial line-up here @thejournal_ie as we head towards our second decade in publishing https://t.co/Z0EvuFdW2i
— TheJournal.ie (@thejournal_ie) December 5, 2019
Michael O’Regan has left his role at the Irish Times
Michael O’Regan has left his position as Parliamentary Correspondent at the Irish Times. Michael will continue to appear as a regular guest on Radio Kerry.
Irish Times parliamentary correspondent Michael O’Regan retires https://t.co/oYQe7QM5TQ
— The Irish Times (@IrishTimes) December 10, 2019
Michael Ryan has left his role at Virgin Media
Michael Ryan has left his role at Virgin Media after 10 years and has taken up a position with Dublin City Council.
Hi Twitter, some personal news, after 10 years I'll be leaving TV3/Virgin Media shortly. Taking up a new post with Dublin City Council after Christmas. Sad to leave some great friends behind me, but looking forward to what lies ahead!
— Michael Ryan (@TVMichaelRyan) November 29, 2019
Kiara Keane has left her role at DMG
Kiara Keane has left her position as Content Editor at DMG and has moved to London to join Insider Inc as Lifestyle Editor.
Some news ✨ Excited to be joining @thisisinsider as Lifestyle Editor from next Monday, which also means I’ll be moving back to London this week!
— Kiara Keane (@KiaraKeane) November 25, 2019
Jon Smith has been appointed Digital Editor of the Business Post
Jon Smith has been appointed Digital Editor of the Business Post. Jon was formerly a freelance editor.
Delighted to have been appointed digital editor @businessposthq. There is a fantastic team here and it's an exciting time for the publication. Watch this space.
— Jon Smith (@TheJRSmith) December 4, 2019
Kevin Doyle has joined the Irish Independent
Kevin Doyle has taken up the position of Group Head of News at the Irish Independent. Kevin was formerly News Editor at the Irish Independent.
🚨After some of the most exciting and mad years in Irish politics, I will exit Leinster House soon. It's been amazing to have a front row ticket for so many big stories. Now I’m moving to help oversee some big developments coming @Independent_ie as Group Head of News.🚨
— Kevin Doyle (@KevDoyle_Indo) December 6, 2019
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