Olivia Ma

news manager and part of the News & Politics team at YouTube
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Olivia Ma is news manager and part of the News & Politics team at YouTube.  She manages the news programming on the site, working with professional news organizations, amateur journalists, and citizens documenting the events happening around them.  This fall she launched "YouTube Direct," a new platform that allows news organizations to connect with citizen reporters by creating a virtual assignment desk on their own Web sites.  Prior to joining YouTube, Ma worked for Plum, a social media-sharing Web site where she was the product manager and community specialist. Ma holds a bachelor's degree in American history and literature from Harvard University.

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Transformational Tool Kit: Lessons from the Frontlines
December 07, 2009, 12:45 PM - 4:15 PM
PowerPoint: Richard Hernandez’s Presentation
Link: Audio of Mark Luckie’s Presentation
PDF: Hello Public Broadcasters: Innovate or Die (Cohn)
PDF: YouTube for News Organizations (Ma)
Word Document: Links and Captures from the LIVE site tour (Schrenkler)
PDF: News for the People (Mernit)
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