Six months ago today, I started working at Billy Penn, Philly’s mobile-first news startup. I made the decision about a month or so before that, officially becoming the company’s first hire (Founder Jim Brady and Editor Chris Krewson had already been working on things for months).
We had no website, no newsletter, no keys to our office and about 300 total social media followers. A lot has changed. Continue reading 3 things I’ve learned in my first 6 months at a Philly news startup