New Newsday business editor – Press Club of Long Island
New Newsday business editor
August 23, 2007
What’s Going On
Eli Reyes, who has long inspired reporters to produce strong, consistent work and has helped nurture the careers of many staffers as they learned to navigate the newsroom, has been promoted to Business Editor.Eli came to Newsday as a member of the Metpro copy editing class of 1993-94. He went on to join the Greenwich Time, where he worked on the news desk and then became an editorial writer.Eli returned to Newsday in 1997 to work on the copy desk.Two years later he became an assigning editor on the Long Island desk.He has established himself as a leader in organizing and planning for the daily report and in managing important deadline coverage.