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Banjo, a live digital capture of everything happening in the world, today announced the appointment of Victor Hernandez as Director of Media Innovation. In his new role, Hernandez will be instrumental in enhancing the customer experience for Banjo's media partners who use the platform to power real-time news reporting.

Banjo's patented "crystal ball" technology monitors, organizes and presents the world's public data streams to help individuals and organizations make faster, better decisions. For media, Banjo's technology gives journalists instant access to breaking news content, helping them report unfolding events in real time, uncover insights for investigative stories and connect with on-the-ground sources. As Director of Media Innovation, Hernandez will oversee all aspects of Banjo's digital journalism strategy as it pertains to media industry partnerships. Additionally, Hernandez will spearhead collaboration with education systems, integrating Banjo into journalism schools and curriculum across the country.

"Victor's unique background is at the intersection of media and technology. His strong track record of developing and implementing successful digital media strategies at one of the most well-known news outlets will be imperative to the continued success of Banjo's partnerships with innovative media organizations." said Banjo Chief Marketing Officer, Stacey Epstein. "Victor will undoubtedly provide a new level of domain expertise to help Banjo better serve our media customers."

Hernandez comes to Banjo with 12+ years of experience in digital journalism strategy and new media technologies. He currently serves as a research fellow at the Reynolds Journalism Institute, where he explores the integration of wearable technology into news workflows and storytelling. 

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