Glenn Kates

Managing Editor for Digital, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

Managing Editor for Digital

@gkates

Biography

Glenn Kates is Managing Editor for Digital at Radio Free Europe. His new digital team, whose videos have been viewed 110 million times since January, became the first in the Russian-language news market to pursue a distributed content model. Glenn previously worked as a journalist in Russia and at the Moscow bureau of The New York Times, where he monitored and wrote about Russian social media.  In 2014, the Guardian named him one of the “top tweeters on the post-Soviet world.”

14 October 2016

Digital Journalism Practice: Social Media, Data and Best Way to Tell Stories