Cincinnati Enquirer names new biz editor

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Lee Ann Washburn

Lee Ann Hamilton is the new business editor at the Cincinnati Enquirer, replacing Josh Pichler, who is becoming a columnist for the business section.

Editor Carolyn Washburn writes that Hamilton “leads a team of reporters covering our biggest companies, our consumer and branding industry, commercial and residential real estate, financial services, and economic development and transportation. She has a distinguished track record.

“Lee Ann has worked at The Enquirer since 2000, often editing our biggest projects. She was among the original group of journalists starting USA Today in 1982. She was managing editor at The Clarion-Ledger in Jackson, Miss., and a reporter for The Commercial Appeal in Memphis. She’s a graduate of Finneytown High School and The Ohio State University.

“Josh and Lee Ann aim to provide coverage that is important, provocative and inspiring. Please let us know what we can do to serve you better.”

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