Vivian Schiller

Head of News, Twitter

Vivian Schiller is head of news at Twitter, a newly created position in which she leads the company’s strategy for news and partnership with journalism organizations and the news-publishing ecosystem. Prior to joining Twitter, Schiller served as senior vice president and chief digital officer for NBC News. Previously, she was president and CEO of NPR. She also was senior vice president and general manager of and senior vice president and general manager of the Discovery Times Channel, a joint venture of The New York Times and Discovery Communications. Earlier in her career, Schiller was head of CNN Productions.

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Twitter and other social media platforms have ushered in the most dramatic change to news paradigm since the printing... See more
Are the days of consuming news, for the sake of news, behind us? Increasingly, readers want to interact, engage, and... See more
Always on, always connected, always accessible. What does this non-stop web of conversation and proliferation of... See more
Is Social Media transforming journalism? Vivian Schiller, Ariana Huffington, David Kirkpatrick, Strauss Zelnick, and... See more