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New York, NY
Assistant Features Editor and Social Good Writer — Mashable
As seen in:  Mashable
Covers:  Digital Culture, Writing And Publishing, Social Good, Innovation, Online Activism, Green Tech, Viral Philanthropy, Social Justice

Assistant features editor at Mashable, also writing longform and social good.

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 publish, while continuing to write longform articles and cover social good. He previously worked as a features writer.

Prior to Mashable, Matt worked for Guernica Magazine, College Magazine, W. W. Norton ...

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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.
Sep 23, 2014

And like that, my third Social Good Summit was a great success. Immensely proud of team @mashable. Until next year— #2030NOW

Sep 22, 2014

A writeup of one of my favorite SGS panels from yesterday, on maternal health and child mortality: #2030NOW

Sep 21, 2014

“We have the opportunity, and that, I think, is the moment we need to seize” - @UNEP’s Achim Steiner #2030NOW

Sep 21, 2014

.@HelenClarkUNDP: Poverty rates are going down but inequality is going up. We need to be more sustainable & inclusive going forward #2030NOW

Sep 21, 2014

.@G_MachelTrust says 6 MDGs are tied to child marriage, but each country must consider what “nobody left behind” really means #2030NOW

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