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Joao-Pierre Ruth

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Covers:  Tech startups, Investing, Media, Entertainment, Business, Technology

Freelance editor, writing about #HyperLocalMarketing w/ @streetfightmag and business trends for @NJBmagazine & @SBLendingDaily. I also LARP & make crème brulee.

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Biography

I have written about startups and investors in the New York scene, as well as publicly traded entertainment and media companies.

After more than thirteen years as a business reporter in New Jersey, I joined the ranks of Xconomy serving first as a correspondent and then as editor for its New York ...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Intern, then staff writer for a business newspaper in New Jersey.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, I started writing before the invention of the InterWebs.

How is social media changing news?

Sadly, it has meant people do not look for information themselves. They ask friends to "interpret" news for them.