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Kevin Delaney    

Editor-in-Chief & Co-Founder of Quartz

Kevin Delaney is editor in chief and co-president of Quartz, Atlantic Media’s global business news site that he co-founded in 2012. A reporter at The Wall Street Journal for a decade covering companies such as Google and Twitter, he became convinced that newspapers could do more to help good journalism thrive in the digital age. He became managing editor of WSJ.com, where he led efforts that expanded online readership and championed prize-winning innovative journalism. Earlier, Delaney was a reporter for SmartMoney and a TV producer. He was named Business Journalist of the Year by Talking Biz News in 2013.

Kevin J. Delaney is editor in chief and co-founder of Quartz. He was a reporter at The Wall Street Journal for a decade, with that time split between hardship postings in Paris and San Francisco. While covering Internet companies such as Google, Twitter, and Facebook for the Journal, he became convinced that newspapers could do much more to ensure that good journalism thrives in the digital age. He returned to New York and became managing editor of WSJ.com, where he led efforts that helped greatly expand the Journal’s online readership and championed innovative journalism projects that went on to win prizes. Early in his career, Kevin was a reporter for SmartMoney Magazine and a TV producer in Montreal.

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Quartz Hits 1 Million Visitor Mark - FishbowlNY

People obviously like what they see, but Kevin Delaney, Quartz's editor-in-chief, said changes are coming. Changes for the better, that is. “We're building on the ...

Twitter Entwines Itself in News Business - WSJ.com

Kevin Delaney, co-founder and editor in chief at Quartz, said the site had received more than a million referrals from links posted on Twitter since launching last ...

What's up? Quartz's Kevin J. Delaney on why new app mimics messaging service

The editor-in-chief talks about the rationale behind the US digital news site’s latest innovation

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