Robbie Brown is an accomplished professional with over 12 years of experience in news, technology, and advertising. A former New York Times journalist, management consultant, and Bloomberg chief of staff and head of corporate strategy, Robbie brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table.
He currently serves as the Strategy and Operations Lead for News Partnerships and Google News Initiative at Google, where he works to help quality journalism thrive in the digital era. Google provides funding, builds technology, and runs programs for news outlets worldwide, making a major impact on the news industry.
Robbie holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BA in Journalism and History from Emory University. He has worked for esteemed organizations such as Bloomberg LP and Boston Consulting Group (BCG). He has also been a freelance journalist for This American Life, Newsweek, Businessweek, and The Boston Globe.
Robbie’s impressive background and experience make him a sought-after professional in the industry. His work with Google News Initiative illustrates a dedication to quality journalism and a commitment to using technology for good.