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director, Columbia University’s Tow Center
founder, Business Insider
former board member, Yahoo
co-executive editor, Re/code
creator, Google News
former CEO, Washingtonpost.Newsweek Interactive
former publisher, Wall Street Journal; cofounder, Press+
editor-in-chief, Medium / Backchannel
former head of media, Twitter