- FT columnist wins Jasmine Award
Apr 3rd, 2014
Financial Times columnist Kathleen Baird-Murray (@kbairdmurray) has won a Jasmine Award, one of the most prestigious journalistic honours in the beauty industry, for her “cleverly written” November 2013 column, On the scent of a good story. The column, which addresses the challenges of writing about fragrances, was named a winner in the contest’s Soundbite (news press) category.
For more details on the Jasmine Awards and to see the full list of winners, click here.Continue reading: FT columnist wins Jasmine Award
- Financial Times shows Italy How To Spend It
Apr 2nd, 2014
London: 2 April 2014: The Financial Times announces today a partnership with newspaper publisher Il Sole 24 Ore to produce an Italian edition of How to Spend It, the world’s leading luxury magazine. The Italian version will be launched as How to Spend It celebrates 20 years as the gold standard in global lifestyle coverage, which it will mark with a series of special events and features throughout the year.
The Italian How to Spend It will launch in September, with five issues in 2014 and rising to 13 in 2015. It will feature content translated from the English language title (including the regular columns and fashion pages), as well as features originated in Italy.Continue reading: Financial Times shows Italy How To Spend It
- Financial Times and ArcelorMittal Award Boldest Business Leaders in 2014
Mar 21st, 2014
21 March 2014: The winners of the sixth annual FT ArcelorMittal Boldness in Business Awards were announced in London on Thursday night, recognising the people and companies that have embraced change and taken bold decisions to build sustainable enterprises in a global market.
The winners of the 2014 awards are:Continue reading: Financial Times and ArcelorMittal Award Boldest Business Leaders in 2014
- FT journalism recognised in SABEW Best in Business Awards
Feb 28th, 2014
The FT picked up two honours in the 2013 Society of American Business Editors and Writer’s Best in Business Awards, which celebrate the best business writing of the year.
To see the full list of winners, click here.Continue reading: FT journalism recognised in SABEW Best in Business Awards
- Financial Times appoints Matthew Garrahan global media editor
Jan 28th, 2014
28 JANUARY 2014: The Financial Times today announces the appointment of Matthew Garrahan (@MattGarrahan) as its global media editor, overseeing coverage of media, marketing and entertainment. He was previously the FT’s Los Angeles correspondent, covering Hollywood, digital media and West Coast business and politics.
Garrahan will assume the role on 1 February and will relocate from Los Angeles to New York in the summer, where he will lead a global team of correspondents, ensuring the FT remains a must-read source of news, analysis and comment on the business of media and entertainment.Continue reading: Financial Times appoints Matthew Garrahan global media editor