BuzzFeed Editor-in-Chief Ben Smith
Thursday, January 30, 2014 from 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM (EST)
Former Politico writer and the current Editor-in-Chief of the wildly popular and all too familiar BuzzFeed, Ben Smith, will be speaking on his personal experiences launching BuzzFeed into the media phenomenon it is today, and working at the intersection of entrepreneurship and journalism. The discussion would be moderated by Vincent Ponzo, director of the Lang Center of Entrepreneurship at Columbia Business School.
Keep the date free, RSVP by 29 Jan, and come prepared with questions! This event kicks off CORE’s panel series on Disruptions in Media, co-organised with the Society of Professional Journalists.
When & Where
Columbia Organization of Rising Entrepreneurs
As one of Columbia’s largest student societies, CORE work to inspire, educate, and launch the next generation of student entrepreneurs.
The Columbia Organization of Rising Entrepreneurs aims to promote entrepreneurship at Columbia and help put New York City on the map as a hub for innovation and startup companies.
CORE hosts a series of panels, discussions, seminars, and workshops to allow students from all backgrounds to learn and understand how to start their own company, the challenges they face, and what opportunities and resources are out there.