The Hill hires Neetzan Zimmerman to run “Audience and Strategy”

That didn’t take long. Neetzan Zimmerman, the ousted editor-in-chief of anonymous app Whisper and former Gawker viral king, has landed a new gig. Political publication The Hill has hired him as Senior Director of Audience and Strategy. He’ll be focused on driving “engagement” to the Washington D.C. site.¬†Zimmerman’s new appointment comes after he left Whisper¬†following the Guardian’s expose on the company’s tracking of anonymous users.