Mark Leibovich Leaves The New York Times for The Atlantic

From a story on by Dominick Mastrangelo headlined “Veteran journalist Mark Leibovich joining The Atlantic”:

Leibovich, who is currently working on a book, will join The Atlantic full time in April as a staff writer….

Leibovich has worked for The New York Times for 15 years, most recently for New York Times Magazine as a reporter and writer profiling some of the most influential names in politics, media and entertainment….

Leibovich has written two best-selling books: “This Town,” which examines and explores the culture of Washington, D.C., and “Big Game,” which chronicles the inner workings of the National Football League during recent controversies surrounding the league. Leibovich won a National Magazine Award in 2011 for his profile of political journalist Mike Allen.