Making the Leap Out of Newsrooms

  • Saturday – 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
  • #leapout

As technology and media continue to intersect, pure-play media companies are no longer the only places for journalists to use and hone their skills. Instead, top names are heading to companies like Tumblr, BuzzFeed, One Kings Lane and LinkedIn. What's it like to make the jump, what do you need to know if you're considering it yourself, and how do you position yourself to do it? This session will touch on everything from tech culture to salaries and equity options.