Mark Simon on Muck Rack

Mark Simon

Verified
Connecticut
Researcher and Writer, ESPNNY.com and ESPN.com — ESPN
Covers:  yankees, mlb, nhl, nfl, nba, mets, sports

Work on @espnstatsinfo blog/twitter. Help cover Mets/MLB for ESPN.com. Order my Yankees book bit.ly/1OdbcQQ

What was your first job as a journalist?

Writer for Resident Publications in Manhattan ... doing editorial assistant work and writing the occasional feature.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

yes. up until I was about 13.

How is social media changing news?

Makes everything instant ... what matters most is providing differentiating information/perspective, moreso than being first.