Jeffries Blackerby is joining Travel + Leisure as its executive editor. He comes to T+L from Condé Nast Traveler, where he served as deputy editor since last November.
Prior to joining Traveler, Blackerby was a digital editor at Vogue. He previously worked at T: The New York Times Style Magazine.
“Jeffries is an editor of uncommon talent with deep knowledge about travel and lifestyle and expertise in the changing needs of modern media brands,” said T+L’s editor, Nathan Lump, in a statement. “His fluency in the diverse range of content we create for our discerning audience across print and digital will be a tremendous asset to T+L. I’m thrilled to welcome him.”
Blackerby’s appointment is effective October 6.