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Posts Tagged ‘Daniel Blackman’

Digital Exec Departs Newsweek/The Daily Beast

Daniel Blackman, Newsweek/The Daily Beast’s chief digital officer, is out after only a little over a year on the job. Adweek reports that some are claiming Blackman was forced to leave, but there is no confirmation of that as of yet.

Blackman came to Newsweek/The Daily Beast last May from HowCast, a company he co-founded. Prior to that he was with Google, building relationships for its YouTube and Google Video platforms.

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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.