IBT Media has named Lauren Lyons Cole its personal finance editor. Lyons Cole is a certified financial planner and previously served as a contributor to TheStreet.com.
“Lauren brings a deep grasp of finance and markets along with real sensitivity to the everyday problems navigated by regular people seeking to manage their money, seize opportunities and avoid pitfalls,” said IBT Media editor in chief Peter Goodman, in a statement. “She will improve the fortunes of our readership, while expanding the reach of our journalism.”
Lyons Cole’s appointment is effective immediately.