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Neeti Upadhye

New York, NY
Video Journalist — The New York Times
Covers:  Breaking news, world affairs, national politics, sexual violence, crime & courts, education, human rights.
Doesn't Cover: N/A

Video Journalist @nytimes. Formerly @nowthisnews, @DandC. @AmericanU alum. Foodie, travel junkie, Californian, dancer & badass parallel parker.

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I am currently an Associate Producer at NowThis News - a news start-up that produces short-form video, tailored for the social and mobile user. We create more than 50 pieces of unique content a day to distribute across platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, Vine and Tumblr.


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@Neeti_U — 1,842 followers, 3,770 tweets

Jul 21, 2017

RT @susanchira: Do you have an anecdote to share? Has Sexism Become Worse After the Election? 

Jul 19, 2017

"Even if you're not going to fight, you need to know how to use weapons." -Sofia, 15 

Jul 17, 2017

@popdemoc Could you DM me? I'm with NYT & would love to hear more about your planned demonstration on Wed.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Multimedia reporter covering breaking news. Basically, Nightcrawler was my autobiography.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Nope, but I have earrings made from typewriter keys (millennial alert). So that's basically the same thing, right?

How is social media changing news?

How isn't social media changing news? I mean, now my entire job is producing news that will be exclusively consumed on social!


New York Newspaper Publishers Award

2013 - Sports Coverage
My team was recognized for outstanding sports coverage of the PGA Championship Tour.

New York State Associated Press Association

2014 - Business/Finance Reporting
Awarded first place for my work producing a series of monthly "Passport to Innovation" business profile videos.