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Daniel Blackman Named Chief Digital Officer at Daily Beast/Newsweek

Daniel Blackman has been named the new Chief Digital Officer for The Daily Beast/Newsweek, according to All Things D. Blackman apparently sent out a mass email this morning announcing the news.

Blackman is the Co-Founder of the video website Howcast, which uses creative techniques to explain anything from how to write a resume to how to survive a bear attack.

Prior to Howcast, Blackman worked at Google for its YouTube and Google Video teams.

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