November 9, 2016
The Online Media Evolution – Navigating this Brave New World
The panel, chaired by WIM committee member, Today Tonight’s Syan Dougherty, included:
Dan Stinton, head of digital for Seven West Media (WA), is responsible for the digital strategy of The West and numerous Channel Seven products. He has worked in media and technology for more than 20 years, including a long stint with Yahoo7 in Sydney. Before returning to Perth to take up his present position, he co-founded eBev – a tech platform for the wholesale wine trade. Dr Tama Leaver a senior lecturer in the Department of Internet Studies at Curtin University. He is passionate about research into online identity, social media and the changing landscape of media distribution, and will make a valuable contribution to our discussion on how the media industry is evolving in the electronic age. Andrea May, Digital Producer for ABC Online in Perth, who at the last minute replaced Andjelka Jankovic, Perth’s city manager for Yelp, who was struck down with laryngitis.
At this event, WIM WA supported Essentials for Women by asking guests to make a contribution to their drive for new underwear, sanitary items and essential toiletries for women in need in our local community.