–The Times: Three months after the closure of News International’s thelondonpaper, its editor Stefano Hatfield has a new job as “head of ventures” at The Times, responsible for managing a new department tasked with expanding the paper’s brand into B2B conferences and events. Hatfield was formerly editor-in-chief of Metro International and edited Haymarket’s Campaign. Via Media Week.
— Mydeco.com: Bebo’s international VP Nicole Vanderbilt has left to join homeware retailer Mydeco.com CEO. She takes over from Mydeco co-founder David Kelly, who retains a seat on the board. She joined Bebo from Google in September last year From Brand Republic.
— Wired: Condé Nast’s monthly mag has has hired GQ associate publisher Rupert Turnbull as publisher, after the promotion of Jamie Jouning to the role of Condé Nast Digital publisher last month. At the same time, Condé Nast’s general manager albert Read becomes Wired publishing director. From Media Week.
— Adify: Former MySpace UK sales chief Nick Reid has been hired by online ad company Adify to work on business development.