Watch live: Shailesh Prakash, CIO of The Washington Post on the newspaper’s transformation
When Jeff Bezos bought The Washington Post in 2013, many were curious to see how the Amazon founder would change the 138-year-old daily. Almost three years later, the Post’s readers are reaping the benefits of a better mobile experience and expanded editorial coverage. The Post’s chief information officer Shailesh Prakash will talk with Digiday senior editor Lucia Moses today at the Digiday Publishing Summit to discuss what’s next.
Also streaming live today are sessions on the global expansion of the Huffington Post with CEO Jared Grusd, Gannett’s ventures into virtual reality, how legacy publishing brands are tackling the distribution era, Playboy’s move away from NSFW content, and a look at the threats and opportunities facing publishers everywhere. Watch below or follow the summit on Twitter using the hashtag #DigidayDPS.
The Digiday Worklife Awards shortlist: Keeping collaboration and charity alive during an unprecedented year
Presented by Digiday, Glossy and Modern Retail, this year’s Digiday Worklife Awards honors the companies that were able to rethink the very nature of work.
Shopify, Chewy and Ally are Resilience Awards finalists
In an era upended by pandemic and recession, companies of all stripes have scrambled to survive, let alone innovate and scale. Nonetheless, some media, marketing, fashion, beauty and retail players have continued to succeed in the face of daunting odds.
Sky News, Hearst UK and RT are Digiday Media Awards Europe winners
Across categories, winners displayed a commitment to crucial social causes, from sustainability to fighting discrimination.
SponsoredPublishers must strengthen their relationships with brands and customers
Zara Erismann, MD Publisher EU, LiveRamp In today’s market of tightening data regulations — and with the end of third-party cookies now around the corner — it is critical that publishers focus on optimizing their data strategies to ensure and strengthen close relationships with their audience. In a recent report, The State of Publishing: Monetizing […]
How we’re helping retailers in a time of consumer uncertainty
Retailers and brands face complicated times. Non-essential spending since the onset of Covid-19 is declining across different categories. Companies such as Nissan have seen a 43 percent drop in sales, and Coca-Cola recently watched a 25 percent slump in volume as bars, restaurants and other soda-friendly venues closed for the quarantine. Even DTC brands, poised […]