A compendium of stories from in and across the firm for companions and different stakeholders.
A FEW WORDS FROM OUR NEW CEO
To the Maven Workforce, Companions, Buyers and Mates:
Over the previous 4 years, Maven has grown from an concept envisioned by a visionary entrepreneur, to a vibrant, multi-dimensional firm with a gifted array of engineers, journalists, editors, enterprise leaders, entrepreneurs and sellers — and devotees to at least one mission: constructing a coalition of journalists, publishers and distinct voices and delivering it to the world.
As an organization evolves, so too does the chance and significance to ship. I’m grateful to be given the possibility to steer this firm and accomplice with all of you to construct on the worth proposition that this firm was launched round – making a platform that unites know-how, distribution and monetization into a robust, scalable alternative for storytellers, journalists and passionate advocates.
The tenacity, drive and keenness for this firm got here from James Heckman, Maven’s founder. His imaginative and prescient has led us to this juncture and I’m completely satisfied that we’ll proceed to learn from his imaginative and prescient. Constructing an organization from scratch is among the hardest duties possible, and translating an concept right into a burgeoning enterprise is a testomony to his success.
Going ahead, I need you to know I’m dedicated to a various company tradition reflective of our society, constructed round teamwork, concepts and the unending quest for excellence; I consider in open and sincere communication with employees, companions and enterprise associates; and we are going to proceed to aggressively strategy challenges and alternatives head on.
This can be a transformative time in our trade. COVID-19 has sped the continuing consolidation that started years in the past. Whereas we aren’t proof against its impression, we have now been proactive in managing prices and guaranteeing that we’re positioned for the long run — a key step in our evolution from begin as much as a robust platform and vacation spot for customers worldwide.
As I mentioned on the all-company name final week, we have now a lot work forward. The manager staff is difficult at it defining our path ahead and reimagining the long run. We’re uniquely positioned for long-term success and with clear targets, robust communication and exhausting work, we are going to emerge from this distinctive time, effectively located and positioned.
I sit up for working with you all as we construct towards our vibrant future.
Ross Levinsohn, CEO
SI’S FOOTPRINT GROWS
Sports activities Illustrated and the nation’s premier fantasy sports activities web site have formalized their alliance with the complete integration of FullTimeFantasy into SI.com/fantasy, and expanded its skilled lineup with legendary fantasy soccer columnist Michael Fabiano, previously of the NFL Community and CBS.
As well as, SI and The Hockey Information have launched SI Hockey, a dynamic, in-depth and real-time multimedia expertise for hockey followers. The Hockey Information’ staff of award-winning journalists supplies complete protection with breaking information, unique storytelling, insights, commentary, images, movies, and podcasts.
PlanetWatch is a neighborhood of environmental journalists, advisors, and thought leaders centered on environmental ethics, social duty, range and science “to create a platform of fact, engagement, and impression.” Founder Tom Schuenman and his staff are on the forefront of reporting and advocacy on a variety of points, as illustrated by latest tales like How one can nonetheless be a local weather activist throughout COVID-19 and Microplastics within the America weight loss plan.
OUTSTANDING, TOPICAL CONTENT FROM AROUND THE COALITION
John Shipley of Jaguar Report wrote a superb piece on the commerce of Yannick Ngakoue that introduced context to what the transfer means for the staff this season but additionally supplied perception to why the Jags have fallen to this point since their AFC Championship sport look three seasons in the past.
Retirement Every day produces a mountain of content material and lots of items are related to an viewers past those that are retired or nearing retirement like Robert Powell’s Three tips about shopping for a used automotive and the tax penalties of promoting belongings in an UTMA or UGMA.
Bria Tavakoli at Yoga Journal is out with 5 yoga poses that may cool each the physique and thoughts throughout these scorching days.
Layne Holmes at SkyAboveUs ponders a query that periodically comes up within the tenting world and he solutions it with “How one can Begin a Fireplace With Few Matches and No Lighter Fluid or Starter.”
RECENT MAVEN CHANNEL LAUNCHES
Tigers Baseball Report
Breakaway Roping Journal
As all the time, you will discover a full checklist of Experts by class at Maven.io.
Thanks for being a part ofMaven.