Bloomberg's longtime Los Angeles-based entertainment reporter, Michael White, has left the company.
"He's no longer with us," said Cliff Edwards, a member of Bloomberg's entertainment team. He declined to elaborate on the circumstances of White's departure.
According to his LinkedIn profile, White had been at Bloomberg since 2000, specializing in film finance. He left in July, and his last byline appears to be July 22. Bloomberg began advertising for to fill the vacant position last Friday.
Before Bloomberg, White worked various beats for the Associated Press for nearly 20 years. He'd won several LA Press Club Awards for his work for Bloomberg and moderated the Tribeca Film Festival Business of Entertainment panel last year.