Recode senior correspondent Jason Del Rey is among the many Vox Media layoffs.
Del Rey has spent the final 9 years reporting on Amazon, the e-commerce trade, and the way expertise is reworking brick-and-mortar retail. He has signed a take care of Harper Enterprise to jot down the e book “Winner Sells All” in regards to the retail battle between Walmart vs. Amazon and its impact on shoppers. The e book is predicted to be out later this yr.
Del Rey can also be the host of “Land of the Giants,” a brand new narrative podcast collection in regards to the largest tech firms of our time. The primary season is named The Rise of Amazon and explores the previous, current, and way forward for Jeff Bezos’ firm.
And he’s the producer of “Code Commerce,” an occasion collection that includes unscripted interviews with probably the most influential entrepreneurs and executives working on the intersection of expertise and commerce.
Del Rey has been a enterprise journalist since 2007, and has beforehand lined media and startups for Promoting Age and Inc. journal. In 2016, he was named a Loeb Award Finalist for articles he co-wrote about Jack Dorsey’s return to Twitter as CEO. And in 2019, the Nationwide Retail Federation named him as one of many “25 Folks Shaping Retail’s Future.”