TheStreet Names New Managing Editor

NEW YORK — TheStreet, Inc., which operates financial news site TheStreet.com, announced that Senior Editor Jerry Kronenberg has been promoted to Managing Editor. In this expanded role, Kronenberg will help lead editorial operations for the company’s portfolio of institutional and consumer brands, oversee the newsroom’s global expansion and guide mobile, video and social strategies.

Kronenberg will report to Editor-in-Chief Tara Murphy. “Jerry’s breadth of knowledge of the financial markets, coupled with his spot-on news judgement makes him an exceptional managing editor,” Murphy said. “He’s a seasoned newsroom leader who knows how to deliver the high caliber analysis and investing commentary that TheStreet’s readers expect. We’re thrilled to have him on board.”

Prior to joining TheStreet, Kronenberg held senior editorships at CNN Financial News, United Press International and the Boston Herald. He also formerly served as a vice president at Fidelity Investments.

“It’s a great honor to work with TheStreet’s award-winning writers, editors, analysts and ‘Dream Team’ of senior management — Jim Cramer, Tara Murphy, Board Chairman Larry Kramer and CEO David Callaway,” Kronenberg said.