Kerry J. Northrup

Kerry is the creator of the Newsplex prototype convergent newsroom-studio, works with media organizations worldwide designing tech-savvy multiplatform newshandling operations from the journalism up. He holds the Turner Multimedia Professorship at Western Kentucky University, where he trains non-traditional “fusion journalists.” Until 2009, he was publications director at the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA). His career also encompasses two decades as an award-winning journalist, editor and executive for a variety of newspapers, magazines and broadcasters, including a corporate position at Gannett.

  • Organisation:

    Western Kentucky University & Newsplexer

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  • Country:

    United States