Founder & CEO
News Revenue Hub
Mary Walter-Brown is the founder and CEO of the News Revenue Hub, a mission-driven media firm that helps news organizations develop and manage membership programs. Formerly the publisher and COO at Voice of San Diego, Mary has become a trailblazer in the nonprofit news sector leading the charge for news outlets to focus on building diverse and sustainable business models focused on audience engagement. Working with more than 16 news organizations around the United States, including The Intercept, The Center for Public Integrity and The Center for Investigative Reporting, the News Revenue Hub provides a collaborative environment where news organizations can work together to experiment, trade ideas and problem-solve.
Digital newsrooms need more than just content management platforms, they must find tools to enhance revenue generation and audience engagement in an era dominated by platforms and the “attention economy”. During this session, Newspack, the new WordPress platform and collaborative project funded by Google, Civil Media Foundation, Knight Foundation and other philanthropic institutions will be […]