Peopleware: Content Industry Staffing News for the Week of July 8, 2013

Jul 09, 2013

Len De Groot has joined The Los Angeles Times as director of data visualization. In this newly created position, De Groot will lead the art department and work with the data desk and web team in overseeing the development of graphics and data presentations for digital platforms and print. He'll help these teams to maximize use of existing tools for publishing graphics and identify or develop new tools. This position involves both design and acquiring data and in this role, Len will oversee daily and long-term graphics projects to enhance our news and features reports.