We’re very completely happy to announce two vital promotions at Remainder of World:
Michael Zelenko has been promoted to government editor of Remainder of World, whereas Khushbu Shah O’Shea will tackle a brand new function as Head of Improvement for the publication. Each roles will take impact on Jan 1, 2023.
Since becoming a member of us final yr, Michael has performed a central function in elevating our publishing requirements, working tirelessly to enhance the editorial processes and inject effectivity into our day-to-day operations. He has thought deeply about topics Remainder of World ought to cowl, constructing on our readership success whereas often re-evaluating different efforts. He has additionally spent important time filling our protection gaps, by commissioning and enhancing tales on points which have dominated the information cycle, together with the battle in Ukraine.
As government editor, Michael will likely be answerable for guaranteeing that every one our publishing is aligned with our editorial technique, and that it’s constant and meets the very best editorial requirements. He may also proceed to investigate our printed work frequently, serving to us overview and revise the publishing technique to satisfy our editorial and viewers objectives. We will likely be beginning the brand new yr with the biggest editorial crew since launch, and I’m assured that Michael’s ambition, rigor, and excessive bar for excellence will assist this gifted crew obtain new heights within the coming yr.
The brand new function for Khushbu is an thrilling alternative for us as a publication, and it couldn’t come at a extra essential time. Diversifying our funding will likely be one of many key objectives for the management crew subsequent yr, and Khushbu’s earlier expertise as a frontrunner within the non-profit media trade and her deep data of Remainder of World’s editorial mission makes her an excellent candidate to guide us on this new journey.
As head of growth, Khushbu will likely be answerable for designing and executing an formidable progress technique to help the long-term monetary sustainability of Remainder of World. In her first yr, she’s going to focus totally on two huge gadgets – constructing our Board, which is an integral a part of any fundraising infrastructure, and creating our fundraising technique. Khushbu will likely be working carefully with Sophie, Eli, and Anup to make sure that any proposals for grants, sponsorships, and enormous donations are aligned with our operational and editorial objectives for the long run.
Congratulations Michael and Khushbu!