Sam Rigby

Growth Editor, Quartz

Quartz

Growth Editor

@SDRigby

Biography

Sam Rigby is Quartz’s growth editor in London, where he works with editors and reporters across the UK, India, Africa, Hong Kong, and the US, to execute Quartz’s growth strategy. In his role, Sam uses social listening, search pattern analysis, and historical site analytics to help the newsroom identify high-potential stories. He also trains the reporters and editors on SEO and social media best practices.

Additionally, Sam leads key audience development initiatives, including content syndication and engaging readers via third-party platforms, including Flipboard and Apple News. Before joining Quartz, Sam worked on the growth team at BBC.com and the reporting team at Digital Spy.