When I started Baristanet, one of the first hyperlocal news sites in the country, in 2004, I didn't realize I was starting a new industry. More
New Media Journalism
Journalism is a cornerstone of democracy, and a thriving media industry is essential to transform communities from what is to what could be. The Patterson Foundation honors the family’s rich journalism legacy, which includes print, television and broadcast media holdings as well as early investment in AOL at the beginning of the Internet age, with an initiative that uses communications, financial and technology Lenses to focus on a brighter future.
Learn more about how The Patterson Foundation is creating New Realities in new media journalism through communications, technology and financial business model innovations.
Editor's Note: Kevin Davis is the executive director of the Investigative News Network. The Patterson Foundation By Kevin Davis, Executive Director, Investigative News Network and Janet Coats, New Media Journalism Initiative Consultant, The Patterson Foundation It’s amazing what can be ... More
We were deep into the final session at the Community Journalism Executive Training session on Thursday when Teresa Wippel uttered the sentence that summed up this experience: “I’m excited about breaking this thing open!’’ said Teresa. When I first met Teresa in 2010, she was ... More