Ben Ilfeld

Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of Macer Media LLC
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imageBen Ilfeld , new media pioneer, is co-founder and chief operating officer of Macer Media LLC, the company behind The Sacramento Press. Focusing on operations, he is responsible for overseeing every department and sets the vision and process for the online media outlet and customer service. Prior to his current position, Ben founded No Snakes Agency and managed Brooklyn-based rapper/producer P.Casso. He previously interned with California State Assemblyman Darrel Steinberg, who is now Senate President pro tem. The Sacramento Press has been awarded honors for new media website in 2009, Online Journalism Association's Pitch Contest in 2009 and the Society for New Communications Research's Excellence in New Communications Award in 2010. Ben was also named one of Sacramento Business Journal's "40 Under 40" in 2011. He received his B.A. in economics and political science and graduated cum laude at the University of Rochester in N.Y.


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