Steve Krakauer Joins TheBlaze As VP/Digital Content
August 19, 2013 at 12:51 PM (PT)
Former CNN Sr. Digital Producer and MEDIAITE and TVNEWSER Editor STEVE KRAKAUER is joining GLENN BECK's THEBLAZE as VP/Digital Content, starting SEPTEMBER 9th.
Pres./Chief Content Officer JOEL CHEATWOOD said, “STEVE was one of the first people to truly recognize the growing relationship between digital media and traditional television and has built a remarkable track record integrating the two mediums. We are excited to have STEVE join THEBLAZE as we continue to be at the forefront of creating a television network designed for the 21st century.”
KRAKAUER said, “I’ve long admired the independent, entrepreneurial nature of THEBLAZE, and I’m excited to join CEO CHRIS BALFE, JOEL CHEATWOOD and the team in expanding their place in the ever-changing media landscape. THEBLAZE is at the forefront of understanding the new ways people consume news and entertainment, and being able to help shape where it’s going was an opportunity I couldn’t pass up.”