Civic Media Lunch: "Digital Initiatives at The Boston Globe"
Jeff Moriarty is responsible for strategy, design and development of digital products at The Boston Globe, including Boston.com and the recent launch of BostonGlobe.com in 2011.
The subscription-based BostonGlobe.com was recently awarded the best newspaper with over 1 million users by Editor & Publisher and Best Use of Technology by The Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange for its multi-platform responsive design and HTML 5 features.
Jeff joined The Boston Globe in September with 15 years of experience developing and managing digital products across The New York Times Company. Prior to The Globe, Jeff managed the product group at About.com where he was responsible for the user experience and advertising products.
Jeff also was vice president for new media at The New York Times Company Regional Media Group, where he was responsible for the Internet strategy and operations for the Group's 14 newspapers. Mr. Moriarty joined the Times Company in 1993 and has served as vice president for product and technology for Boston.com; director of classifieds operations at NYTimes.com, vice president and general manager for GolfDigest.com (previously owned by The New York Times Company) and vice president for regional and emerging properties, New York Times Digital.