Digital First and the Future of News (Video)

  • By CUNY J-School Staff

Professor Jeff Jarvis talks with John Paton, (CEO of Journal Register, MediaNews, and Digital First Media) and Justin Smith (president of Atlantic Media), two executives who are building Digital First futures for their print companies. The discussion drills down to the specifics of how they are executing their strategies: covering content, revenue, costs, staffing, and the challenges that come with disruption. Jarvis is director of the Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.