Bethany McLean returns to Fortune

Fortune editor’s memo to staff:

From: Serwer, Andy – Fortune
Date: Monday, June 2, 2014 12:52 PM
To: [Fortune editorial]
Subject: She’s back!

More great news on Fortune 500 Day! I am delighted to tell you that Bethany McLean is coming back to Fortune as a columnist at the new

Bethany McLean

Bethany McLean

It’s an auspicious day for a return, as we launch the new site and release the Fortune 500. Bethany of course was a most distinguished writer here for many years before she decamped to Vanity Fair to become a contributing editor there. She will continue in that role at VF.

I am thrilled that Bethany is back with us at She’s an amazing journalist and really good people too.


Andy Serwer
Managing Editor
Fortune Magazine

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