Rhiannon Macdonald has been set as SVP Global Content for E! News. John Najarian, EVP, E! News and Digital, said Monday that her position will be effective immediately. Macdonald will report to Najarian and lead content strategy across E! News platforms.
Prior to E!, Macdonald oversaw global editorial operations for Daily Mail Online and Metro.co.uk as managing editor from 2011-2017. She played an integral part in the worldwide expansion of the brand including its entry into the U.S. and Australian markets in 2012 and 2014, respectively. She also served as editorial manager at London’s Evening Standard.
Macdonald, from Australia, was named one of that country’s Most Influential Women in Media in 2015 by B&T magazine.