Claire Grady has been appointed Editor of the Evening Herald, Independent Newspapers (Ireland) Ltd has announced.
She had previously been Executive Editor of the Evening Herald and prior to that had held the position of Assistant Editor.
Claire began her career in journalism with the Mayo News and the Connacht Telegraph before becoming a staff reporter for the Tallaght Echo. She then worked as a freelance reporter for Independent Newspapers before becoming a staff reporter for 11 years with the Irish Independent and the Evening Herald.
She then joined the Sunday Tribune where she was appointed that paper's Deputy News Editor. She rejoined Independent Newspapers in January, 2006 as Assistant News Editor with the Irish Independent. She was appointed Executive Editor of the Evening Herald in April, 2006.