Anthony De Rosa is going to Circa, the mobile news summarizing startup that launched last year, where he will be the editor in chief. Mr. De Rosa has been the social media editor at Thomson Reuters since 2011.
“There’s a huge opportunity to present news in a way that’s made for mobile. Nobody is thinking about this more than Circa and I’m thrilled to help move that mission forward,” Mr. De Rosa said in a post announcing his hire on Circa’s blog. “Matt and David have a proven record of success and I feel like we have a shared vision for transforming the traditional article format.”
Wall Street traders sweating Facebook’s flaccid opening should have stopped by I Want Media’s fifth annual Future of Media panel Friday afternoon. In a television studio above Cooper Square, BuzzFeed founder Jonah Peretti and other media futurists paid lofty and often metaphorical tribute to the social media site’s publishing power.
Anthony De Rosa is famous on Tumblr as SoupSoup, and on Twitter as one of NBC’s top 20 people to follow for local news.
He’s also the cofounder of Neighborhoodr, a crowdsourced network of Tumblrs that blog and reblog neighborhood-level news, events, videos and photos for more than 60 neighborhoods Read More