Publishing company Condé Nast has confirmed that Irish journalist Samantha Barry has been appointed as editor-in-chief of Glamour Magazine.
Barry, who hails from Cork, is leaving her current role as Head Of Social Media at CNN in order to take up her new post.
— Condé Nast (@CondeNast) January 8, 2018
Barry has previously worked at RTÉ, Newstalk and BBC and will take up the position at the New York-based Glamour next week.
She becomes the eighth editor of the magazine which was founded in 1939.