The present and future of influence belongs to new media. Blogs, videos, podcasts and social media platforms have become the voice of a new generation.
Yesterday’s television and radio are fading, being replaced by new media personalities worldwide, especially in Europe, where new stars are rising all the time. We bring you just a few of Europe’s emerging new media talents:
Founder and CEO of Hipertextual, a digital media company that focuses on Latin American and Hispanic audiences, this new media personality is a multilingual voice that tweets in both Spanish and English. Topics range from personal to current events. Residing in Madrid, Spain, he is the main editor of the ALT 1040 blog, one of the most important Spanish Digital Technology publications today.
This social media guru is from Copenhagen, Denmark, and writes, speaks and gives consults on technology, gadgets, new media platforms and digital trends. She's also a radio host for Elektronista, a Sunday digital culture program that features the highs and lows of the technology in our daily lives.
Ivan Brezak Brkan
Only 27 years old, this talented journalist hails from Zagreb, Crotia, where he is the CEO of Acumen Connect, a content marketing agency. He is also the editor and founder of Netokracija, a Croatian blog that specialises in technology, business and culture. Other projects to his name include working on events that promote new media in the region, such as the Web.start conference, Barcamp Zagreb and Tweetup Zagreb.
Over 12,000 followers read daily tweets from Adam Stevens, a self-dubbed #TFB member interested in video, photography and gaming in general. He's a digital marketer at corrchilled.co.uk and owner of Baconcape.com, a leading website for all UK e-sports news, editorials and gossip. From Manchester, UK, Adam’s Twitter feed sends out a variety of helpful and interesting info, from popular culture and news to serious business sense for entrepreneurs.
September 2015 brings the New Media Europe conference to Manchester, UK, where more new media influencers will be featured over a two-day period.