While it’s natural to worry about how the publishing industry is going to attract the next generation of leaders, the fact is the industry is already seeing a demographic shift, with younger people taking on more leadership roles.
FOLIO:’s 13 Under 30 looks at just a few of the emerging leaders in our industry. Some are helping redefine the companies they work for; others are striking out on their own and launching their own startups. We’re impressed and we think you will be, too.
Tammy Tibbetts | Social Media Editor, Seventeen.com
Lance Brown | Community Manager, WTWH Media LLC
Alison Shipley | Editor, First Chair, Executive Editor, Social Media & Video
Chip Means | New Media Manager, MedTech Media
Jessica Lillian | Editor, Solar Industry
Krystle Kopacz | Digital Product Manager, Government Executive Media, Atlantic Media Group
Nicholas Walter | Interactive Marketing Manager, UBM Electronics
Alan Kropf | Editor-in-Chief/Publisher, Mutineer Magazine
Megan Flynn | Publisher/Editor-in-chief, Beer West
Sean Blanda | Co-Founder: TechnicallyPhilly.com
Lucia Tran | Editor-in-Chief, Zooey Magazine
Kristina Ackermann | Managing Editor, Editor & Publisher
Tony Napoleone | Senior Audience Marketing Manager, Bobit Business Media