Salmon was speaking at New York Law School Tuesday morning during a panel about the global economy and the American financial press hosted by Capital and sponsored by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. He was joined onstage by Bloomberg reporter Edmund Lee, Quartz editor-in-chief Kevin Delaney and Capital co-founder Tom McGeveran, who moderated the half-hour discussion.
At a glance, Reuters.com looks as prolific and well-designed as the homepage of any news orgnization with resources as its disposal. But fundamental inefficiencies lurk beneath the surface.(1)
Morning memo: The papers profit from the Super Bowl; plus Elizabeth Spiers' one-year anniversary, the big video trend, and 'gay-bashing' Super Bowl tweets
Following the Giants' 21-17 Super Bowl win over the New England Patriots last night, the Daily News once again managed to score a touchdown of its own.
As was the case when the Giants won the NFC Championship game on Jan. 22, someone from the tabloid was on hand not only to photograph the victorius hometown players, but also to hand them apparently mocked-up News front pages celebrating their win so they could pose with them for the camera.
10,000 copies of the "proof of concept" issue of Reuters will be distributed in conference centers; on British Airways; aboard the exclusive helicopter company commissioned to schlep attendees back and forth between events; in Davos' 20 major hotels; and on the ground by way of "some very warmly dressed" street team members, said Jim Impoco, who edited the magazine. And the company is considering turning it into a regular offering.