Tony Haile is CEO of Scroll, the new platform dedicated to great user experience and sustainable journalism. Previously he was the founding CEO of the analytics company Chartbeat. Tony has been an Adjunct Professor of Journalism at Columbia University and now teaches a course on media disruption at Stanford University. He sits on the boards of the Lenfest Institute (which owns the Philadelphia Inquirer) and the Media Development Investment Fund. He has been named one of the 100 Most Creative People in Business by FastCompany and 40 under 40 by Crain’s NY Business.
As news media are moving away from a failing mass consumption model fuelled by advertising, a new personalised model based on subscriptions could be taking over. Will this lead to a more empowered consumer with better return on time investment? And news organisations being adequately rewarded for their work? Can a model created for music […]