We’re pleased to introduce you to VideoInk — a Deadline/Variety for online video dedicated to breaking news and deals. We cover everything and everyone involved in the industry, including — but not limited to — deal makers, deal mechanics, and deal outcomes, as well as critical reviews, CEO/company profiles, various industry round-ups, and big picture trend stories.
Our regular sections include:
- Breaking News
- Startup / Technology Spotlights
- Feature-Length Company and Talent Profiles
- Industry Roundups
Meet our amazing team:
Jocelyn Johnson, Founder
Jocelyn Johnson is the Founder of VideoInk and leads on business strategy and operations. She also regularly contributes to the publication. Johnson built VideoInk in response to the maturing deal mechanics and overall industry she found in working with clients engaged through her Public Relations business, JJPR, launched in 2011. Over the course of her seven years working in digital entertainment as a communications strategist, Johnson has worked with industry leaders including Felicia Day, Shira Lazar, Big Frame, Dailymotion, DanceOn, Indmusic, Machinima, StyleHaul, Tubular Labs, and more. She’s passionate about the growth and future of the online video industry and is excited to tell the stories that shape and move the business at large. Johnson can be reached at [email protected].
Sahil Patel, Editorial Director
Prior to VideoInk, Sahil was the Editor of Cynopsis Digital, a daily newsletter for media, marketing, and agency executives. There, he covered the digital video space, focusing on everything from content and advertising to technology and executive moves. He also oversaw the production of several conferences and webinars, including, most recently, the Cynopsis Digital Big Monetization Summit. He has appeared as a guest speaker at the New York Television Festival, NATPE, Social Media Week, and NPR’s “On the Media” program. Sahil holds a degree in Film Studies with a concentration on production and development from Vanderbilt University. He can be reached at [email protected].
Jessica Klein, Reporter
Jessica Klein is a reporter at VideoInk, supporting the publication’s coverage of online video. Her expertise includes in-depth features on YouTube creators, marketing, technology, and trends. She can be reached at [email protected].
Liz Shannon Miller, Editor at Large
As a journalist, Liz has been covering the digital content space since 2006, been called the Pauline Kael of online video by at least one person, and once she took over the front page of YouTube with her web series picks. Her work has been published by the New York Times, Variety, GigaOM, Nerve and Thought Catalog. Based in Los Angeles, she holds a degree in screenwriting and interactive multimedia from USC, and lives a full and active internet life at http://lizshannonmiller.com. She can be reached at [email protected]
Fruzsina Eordogh, Freelancer
Fruzsina Eördögh is freelance writer whose work has appeared in VICE, Thought Catalog, The Guardian, Slate, xoJane and ReadWrite, among others. Originally from Budapest, Hungary, she grew up in New York City before moving to Chicago for college. Digital watchers may know her for Reply Girls series which received national attention (and an interview on NPR) and she’s spoken at the University of Chicago on hyperlocal blogging. One time she was profiled by the largest socialist newspaper in her Motherland. When Ms. Eördögh is not making waves on the Internet, she’s playing video games or snuggling with her tuxedo cat.
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