Ben Keene on Muck Rack

Ben Keene

Seattle, WA
Editorial Director, BeerAdvocate
Covers:  beer and brewing, restaurants and dining, cider and craft spirits, hiking and biking, outdoor adventure, domestic and international travel, books

Editorial director for @BeerAdvocate. Author of four books, including The Great Northeast Brewery Tour (2014). Tips/pitches: keene [at] beeradvocate [dot] com.

What was your first job as a journalist?

The same one I've got now: freelancer.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Back in high school.

How is social media changing news?

By offering countless new story ideas every day.