Data Journalism Awards

The Big Data Play in Journalism is Data Journalism

Having attended the Global Editors Network Summit 2016 in Vienna and hosted the 2016 Data Journalism Awards (DJA), I was impressed by how much data journalism is evolving. In this year's DJA competition, there were 471 entries coming from over 50 countries for 12 prizes. Submissions came almost equally from small and large newsrooms; and, most interestingly,…

Ad and Marketing Effectiveness via Del Levin at Nielsen (MDE164)

Minter Dialogue Episode #164 This interview is with Del Levin, head of the Marketing Effectiveness practice for Nielsen China, based in Shanghai. With a blue chip background in marketing at Colgate and as an American who speaks Chinese, Del is in a unique position to look at the colliding worlds of off and online advertising…

Using Data To Drive The Editorial Calendar At Mashable With Haile Owusu (MDE158)

Minter Dialogue Episode #158 This interview is with Haile Owusu, Chief Data Scientist at Mashable. I met Haile after he gave a keynote at GEN2015 and wanted to dive into how data is being used at Mashable to drive the editorial agenda. In this interview, Haile and I discuss the way that Mashable approaches data,…

Andrew Grill – Getting the social mindset to drive your business (MDE154)

Minter Dialogue Episode #154 — This interview is with Andrew Grill, IBM Global Managing Partner for Social Consulting. A repeat guest (my first podcast with Andrew here) on the show and keynote speaker of worldwide renown, Andrew and I discuss digital literacy of leaders and executives, the use of social media for customer service, the best…

The future of journalism – interview with Bertrand Pecquerie, CEO of the Global Editors Network

Minter Dialogue Episode #138 This interview is with Bertrand Pecquerie, CEO and founder of the Global Editors Network, a non-profit association that brings together editors-in-chief and senior news executives from all platforms (print, digital, mobile or broadcast) around the common goal of defining the future of journalism. In this discussion, we discuss how media companies…

Luxury digital marketing – Interview with Steve Grout, CEO of Tangent Snowball

Minter Dialogue Episode #120 This interview is with Steve Grout, CEO of Tangent Snowball, a digital agency based in the UK with some 115 employees, and specialized in connecting data, technology and creativity with strategy. In this interview, Steve and I discuss a wide range of topics around digital marketing for brands, with a particular…

Interview With @odile_roujol, Chief Strategy And Chief Data Officer At Orange France (mde119)

Minter Dialogue Episode #119 — This interview is with Odile Roujol, Chief Strategy and Data Officer at Orange France. This is Odile's second time on the show; last time it was when she was SVP of Brand and Communications at Orange. In this podcast, Odile and I discuss the importance of digital in Orange’s strategy,…

Meet Patrick Salyer, CEO of Gigya, for brands to understand better the connected customer (MDE111)

Minter Dialogue Episode #111 This interview is with Patrick Salyer, CEO of Gigya, which provides a powerful technology that enables brands to collect data from all sources in order to better understand and connect with their customers. Servicing some of the most digitally savvy companies in the world such as Red Bull, Pepsi, Nike, ASOS…

Are we all in a giant internet shaped crucible? Guest post by Manish Gajria

The power of A and B Any internet/ecommerce product manager worth his or her salt knows that the best way to learn about your customers is to ask them. However, operating in the equivalent of an earth-sized shopping mall with millions of customers walking in and out every day makes one-to-one conversations impractical. Thus emerged…