Newly appointed Sunday Express Magazine editor Sarah Stacey has
picked Express staffer Viv Groskop to edit the magazine’s features.
Groskop is currently assistant editor on the Express’ Life section of
women’s pages. She joined the paper in August 1998, in her current role,
after three years at Esquire, where most recently she was commissioning
Stacey was made editor of the Sunday magazine last month with a brief to
focus it away from men and more towards women and their families.
The features editor role she has recruited Groskop to is a new one.
Groskop said: ’We are hoping to increase the lifestyle content and
concentrate on the features that tell a story in this world of celebrity
fatigue. We will continue covering celebrities but we will be fine
tuning that to make it more relevant. I’m also concentrating on
improving fashion and beauty coverage’.