Then: broadcast journalist. Now: Editor at http://SumAll.org. And: podcaster, technologist, and zombie apocalypse survivalist.
- Founding Editor, KoPoint Inc (2012): KoPoint produced podcasts and radio programs around industry verticals, specifically politics and technology. KoPoint, Inc was funded by SumAll.com and The Talk Radio News Service, and was commissioned with creating content from key technology and political events such as the 2012 presidential primaries and conventions, and the SXSi technolgy conference. Through 2012 KoPoint sold advertising against podcast inventory.
- Digital Managing Editor of Campaign Content, Talk Radio News (2012): During periods of the 2012 presidential campaign (debates, early primaries, conventions) I produced and edited content, and managed a team of young reporters and interns. The TRNS digital team created content for the web (podcasts, video, blog posts) and broadcast radio (short-form packages).
- Digital Platform Manager, ABC News Radio (2008 – 2011): I built successful digital platforms that served both news affiliate stations and the general public. I also reported on consumer technology.
Background: I worked my way up to general manager of my college radio station, KBHU, from 1998 – 2002. * From the fall of 2000 through the fall of 2001 I worked as a weekend broadcaster for Haugo Broadcasting. During my sophomore and junior years of college, I interned for Capitol Records. In 2002 and again in 2006 I worked as broadcaster for Duhamel Broadcasting. * From 2002 – 2004 I worked in the San Francisco Bay Area for recording studios and small record labels. * In 2006 I worked as a blog marketing representative for Velocity Entertainment, an imprint of Time Warner Records. * In 2007 I worked as a sales representative for Haugo Broadcasting in Rapid City, South Dakota. * I can edit audio and video. * I began podcasting in 2004 and was affiliated as a producer with Podshow, Inc from 2006 – 2008. * I occasionally speak at conferences such as the Talkers talk radio conference, SXSW, Blogworld, and Bulldog Reporter. * My social media accounts consist of about 1.5 million followers.
Work: My work has been featured, linked to, and discussed in ABC News, AdWeek, Boing Boing, CNet, Engadget, The Guardian, LaughingSquid, Mashable, The New York Times Twitter and social feeds, Pando Daily, ReadWriteWeb, Talkers Magazine, TechCrunch, Tech News Today, The New York Times, The Next Web, This Week in Google, This Week in Tech, The Verge, The Wall Street Journal Twitter and social feeds, Wired, and others.