Shoba Purushothaman

Chairman and Co-Founder, The NewsMarket
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Shoba Purushothaman is CEO and co-founder of The NewsMarket, the leading online video distribution platform for corporations, government organizations and nonprofits. Shoba has 20 years of global experience in the news and public relations industries in Europe, Asia and North America. She was a business journalist for nine years working at The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Newswires amongst others. In 1989, Shoba co-founded her first business, a leading international broadcast public relations consultancy, with Anthony Hayward and sold it in 2001 to a public marketing services group. In 2000, Shoba and Anthony collaborated on their second business, The NewsMarket, to leverage the emerging digital technologies for the marketing and news industries. A seasoned entrepreneur with global operating experience, Shoba has successfully raised capital for The NewsMarket from angel investors and the venture capital community.

KDMC Sessions

Multimedia & Convergence Curse or Cure for the News Industry?
May 18, 2009, 4:45 PM - 6:00 PM
SEMINAR: Multimedia Reporting and Convergence Workshop

Working Lunch
May 17, 2009, 9:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Quicktime Video: Day 2: Working Lunch
SEMINAR: News Entrepreneur Boot Camp


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