The Cipher Brief Appoints Tom Nagorski as Managing Editor

The Cipher Brief, a digital news organization focused on covering national and global security, is pleased to announce that Tom Nagorski is joining the newsroom as Managing Editor. Nagorski comes to The Cipher Brief with deep experience as an editor, correspondent and author and has served as Global Editor for Grid and The Messenger and as ABC News’ Managing Editor for International Coverage. At ABC he was also Foreign Editor, Senior Broadcast Producer for World News Tonight and an international reporter and producer for the network. He has also served as Executive Vice President of The Asia Society. Working from multiple countries, Nagorski has received eight Emmy Awards, the Dupont Award for excellence in international coverage, the Overseas Press Club Award and a fellowship from the Henry Luce Foundation.

His work has appeared in several publications, and he is the author of Miracles on the Water:
The Heroic Survivors of a World War II U-Boat Attack.

“The Cipher Brief is thrilled to welcome Tom to lead our editorial team as we continue to expand our coverage both in the U.S. and overseas,” said Cipher Brief CEO & Publisher Suzanne Kelly. “Tom’s award-winning background in international reporting is perfectly aligned with The Cipher Brief’s reputation as a trusted source of expertly sourced, insightful reporting and perspective around global events.”

About The Cipher Brief
The Cipher Brief was launched in 2015 and is focused on providing readers with a higher level of understanding of national security events via expert-level reporting, analysis, and news-making interviews with government and private sector leaders. Where other media organizations tell you what happened, The Cipher Brief explains what global events mean in today’s complicated world by collaborating with a network of uniquely qualified experts who help provide depth and context as those events unfold. The Cipher Brief publishes at