Sightline Media Group announces Amber Corrin as editor of Federal Times

VIENNA, VA., May 23, 2018 — Sightline Media has announced that Amber Corrin will become the Editor of Federal Times.  Federal Times serves federal management with news and analysis on policy, procurement and the data-driven transformation of government, while also providing information on the career interests of federal managers.  Federal Times has been a leading brand in the federal market for over 50-years, featuring a robust news web/mobile site, video, special projects and a magazine.  Amber Corrin will drive growth for the Federal Times brand by advancing the brands position within the federal government business marketplace, continuing its tradition of excellence in news journalism while creating national recognition for the publication’s specialized reporting.

“Amber has deep knowledge and understanding of how federal government operates, and the nuances that define the culture of civilian and defense agencies,” says Jill Aitoro, Executive Editor of Federal Times. “She is a perfect fit for leading the next phase of development for Federal Times, building upon five decades of outstanding government coverage with a healthy dose of contemporary journalism to serve an increasingly digital audience. Having worked closely with Amber for the last three years, I can say with utmost confidence that Federal Times is in very good hands.”

Corrin previously served in several capacities in the SMG newsroom, including editor of C4ISRNET and senior reporter covering defense IT, cybersecurity, intelligence and more for C4ISRNET and Federal Times. Prior to joining SMG, Corrin spent nearly five years covering national security at Federal Computer Week. She’s also covered the energy sector, foreign affairs and consumer health. In 2014 Corrin was named one of Huffington Post’s top technologists on Twitter, and she is an alum of the National Press Foundation’s Paul Miller Washington Reporting Fellowship. Corrin is a graduate of West Virginia University, where she served as editor in chief of the Daily Athenaeum.

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