I wish to let everybody learn about a number of latest additions to the CNBC.com newsroom.
First, I’m pleased to announce that Chelsey Cox joined the politics group this month as a basic task reporter with a deal with the financial system and breaking information. She is going to report back to Senior Politics Editor Daybreak Kopecki.
Chelsey beforehand coated politics for USA Right now as a breaking information and basic task reporter. Whereas there, she helped cowl the Jan. 6 committee hearings, the Black Lives Matter protests in the summertime of 2020, and the inauguration of President Joe Biden. Earlier than that, Chelsey was a reporter on USA Right now’s fact-check group and coated breaking information on the Common NOW desk.
Chelsey has a grasp’s diploma in journalism from Georgetown College and a bachelor’s diploma in psychology from the College of North Carolina at Greensboro.
Chelsey is a Virginia native who grew up in Lynchburg. She enjoys the outside, frequently happening lengthy path walks and unplanned seashore journeys. (Who doesn’t love unplanned seashore journeys?)
Additionally, Pleasure-Marie Scott has joined our newsroom as a information editor on our hotseat group, reporting to Deputy Managing Editor Elisabeth Cordova.
For the previous eight years, Pleasure labored on the San Antonio Categorical-Information, starting with an array of digital roles that included homepage, video and podcast manufacturing. She then developed the place of viewers analyst utilizing newsroom metrics to information engagement reporting, search engine marketing, social, newsletters, and total promotion technique. Pleasure additionally assisted with shopper income initiatives, together with a premium subscriber base and Apple Information distribution.
Pleasure earned her bachelor’s diploma in ladies’s research and ethnic research on the College of California, Berkeley, and her grasp’s diploma in media research at New Faculty College. Along with her profession within the newsroom, Pleasure coordinated manufacturing funding for award-winning documentaries with the Impartial Tv Service and helped program the annual lineup for the San Francisco Worldwide Movie Pageant and SXSW.
She and her husband, Mike, are thrilled to relocate to the NYC metro space, together with their two youngsters, Roman, 10, and Zula, 13. Pleasure grew up in a army household in Northern California and loves movie, music and highway journeys.
I additionally wish to let everybody learn about two inner strikes. Sofia Pitt, who spent three years as a reporter at Develop, has joined the CNBC.com newsroom as a expertise reporter. She is going to report back to Tech Editor Todd Haselton and goal to develop a deal with new devices and expertise for customers.
She’s labored on eight CNBC TV packages over the past decade. Earlier than working at Develop, Sofia served as a line producer on “Squawk on the Avenue” and “Squawk Alley.” Beforehand, she helped launch “Worldwide Alternate” in the USA the place she served as a producer. Sofia has been with NBCUniversal since 2013, when she was employed as a web page.
Sofia holds a bachelor’s diploma in journalism and media research from Rutgers College. She is a New Jersey native and just lately moved again to the Backyard State together with her husband. In her spare time, she likes to play tennis, draw and cook dinner. She typically posts her recipes on her Instagram meals account, @bottomlesspitt_.
Additionally becoming a member of the newsroom is Carmen Reinicke, who comes over to the markets group from Put money into You. Throughout her virtually two-year stint there, she coated a variety of subjects, together with monetary literacy, financial coverage and private finance. She is going to report back to Senior Markets Editor John Melloy.
Earlier than becoming a member of CNBC, she coated U.S. markets and the financial system for Enterprise Insider. She additionally interned at Bloomberg Information.
Carmen is a graduate of the Craig Newmark Graduate Faculty of Journalism at CUNY and Vassar School. She grew up in Janesville, Wisconsin.
Outdoors work, she’s a mentor with Women Write Now, sings within the Younger New Yorkers’ Refrain, performs together with her cat, Zia, and runs with the Prospect Park Observe Membership. Carmen ran her first marathon this 12 months, in Brooklyn, and known as it “enjoyable.”
Please be part of me in welcoming Chelsey, Pleasure, Sofia and Carmen to our newsroom.