Feb 1, 2021

Axios hires John Frank & Alayna Alvarez as Denver reporters

Illustration: Miranda Leung/Axios.

1 big thing: Axios has hired John Frank and Alayna Alvarez as co-authors of the upcoming Axios Denver newsletter, launching Monday, February 22, 2021. 

Why it matters: Axios Denver will distill everything that’s happening in the Denver area into one smart, concise morning newsletter that is unlike any other in the market. 

Go deeper: Frank and Alvarez will keep Denver residents informed with can’t-miss scoops, sharp insights, and curation of the best local reporting in the Denver metro region, all in Axios’ proven Smart BrevityⓇ style. 

Get to know the reporters: 

  • Frank is an award-winning reporter and editor with more than 17 years experience covering the big stories in four different states and Washington, D.C. 
  • Frank is a co-founder of The Colorado Sun, where he led the political team and won two first-place public service prizes. He previously worked at The Denver Post.
  • Alvarez has covered the ins and outs of Denver City Hall for Colorado Politics, a political news journal.
  • Prior to Colorado Politics, Alvarez worked at Stateline, a news initiative of the Pew CharitableTrusts in Washington, D.C.

Subscribe to the Axios Denver newsletter here: https://www.axios.com/local/denver

Learn more about about Axios Local here: https://www.axios.com/local/

Axios is a digital media company delivering trustworthy breaking news and invaluable insights to help readers and viewers get smarter, faster across the topics reshaping our lives in politics, tech, business, media, science and the world. Axios was created around a simple proposition: deliver the cleanest, smartest, most efficient, and trust-worthy experience for readers and advertisers alike.


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