Assistant features editor at Mashable, also covering the social good beat.
Matt Petronzio's Biography
Matt Petronzio is the assistant features editor at Mashable, a leading source of news, information and resources for the connected generation. Based at the New York City headquarters, he helps guide the site’s features content from editing to publishing, while covering the social good beat and contributing to the narrative nonfiction program. He previously worked as a features writer.
Prior to Mashable, Matt worked for Guernica Magazine, W. W ...
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The New Golden Age of Archaeology Is Right Now
For Anybody Hurting: A YouTube Video Confronts Darkness
3D Printing Is a Matter of Life and Death
Viral Philanthropy: The Impact of Crowdsourced Compassion
Google Maps: Tree Density Tells the Story of Income Inequality
How is social media changing news?
People often break news via social media before media outlets. It can get messy, though; we should always aim to be right, not first.
How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?
By email. It helps me prioritize, organize and respond promptly.
Why did you become a journalist?
Money and fame, naturally.