By: E&P Staff
Dow Jones & Co. named Nathan A. Richardson senior vice president and general manager of Dow Jones Online, which includes The Wall Street Journal Online, MarketWatch, Barron’s Online and other Journal-branded Web sites. He will report to Todd Larsen, president of Dow Jones’ Consumer Electronic Publishing division. His position is effective July 6.
Richardson comes to Dow Jones from Yahoo Finance where he severed as general manager since 2002. In that role, he executed a number of strategic initiatives, including the creation of new editorial franchises, the development of a ticker plant, site redesign, and he oversaw relationships with content, data, and technology partners.
Before joining Yahoo, Richardson was a vice president and global emerging markets management associate at Citigroup.