Strasser was deputy managing editor at ThinkProgress.
And AOL shakes up its content team.
Good morning! Here are some career updates from the journalism community:
When an AOL team with an editorial vision joined a video production team with an artistic vision to launch an ambitious 50-week series about people and companies rebuilding America, it was clear they needed a brand to help fund it.
They found a top-dollar one in Ford Trucks.
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"The long-term vision was clear: If you get the consumer, can you get the revenue? And we have a whole bunch of Patches where the answer is yes."
AOL's third quarter earnings report came out Tuesday morning, reporting increasing ad revenue and expenses due to Patch.
Some were fired in a phone call.
"I learned a tremendous lesson."