David Callaway is named USA Today editor-in-chief

David Callaway

MarketWatch editor David Callaway has been named USA Today editor-in-chief. He worked at the Boston Herald and Bloomberg News before joining MarketWatch, first as managing editor and then top editor. The announcement was made by USA Today publisher Larry Kramer, who founded Marketwatch.

“I couldn’t be more excited to be joining the USA TODAY team, and to rejoin Larry, as we begin a new era in digital journalism at one of the most well known news brands in the country,” says Callaway.

USA Today’s press release says: “Callaway will further the digital transformation of the USA TODAY newsroom. He will oversee the overall content strategy of the news organization with an emphasis on providing high-quality and engaging content across all platforms.”

* David Callaway named USA Today editor-in-chief (USA Today)
* Earlier: Kramer promises “huge changes” at USA Today (JimRomenesko.com)