• An investment pays off for RJI — and the news industry

    An investment pays off for RJI — and the news industry
    October 31, 2017

    Relay Media, a Silicon Valley-based startup that received $75,000 from RJI in 2016, was purchased by Google for an undisclosed amount. Two of the company’s three founders also got jobs at the search-engine giant as part of the deal.
  • Emerging payment platforms and strategies

    Revenue Models That Work
    Emerging payment platforms and strategies
    October 25, 2017

    Pay models are evolving as more and more testing indicates users are interested in paying for valuable, relevant content that fits within their framework of consent.
  • David Gehring: The economics of distribution

    Distribution: What do you really own? What do you really want?
    David Gehring: The economics of distribution
    March 28, 2017

    David Gehring is a digital media executive and entrepreneur focused on the news media industry with a goal to establish a scalable economic framework for quality original journalism.
  • Unholy alliances, superheroes and the ‘drunken walk’

    The Collaboration Culture Symposium
    Unholy alliances, superheroes and the ‘drunken walk’
    March 25, 2016

    A not-so-subtle theme kept cropping up this week at the Collaboration Culture Symposium (#rjicollab) at the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute: a superhero theme.
  • David Gehring: Establishing Industry Symmetry to Drive Economic Change

    The Collaboration Culture Symposium
    David Gehring: Establishing Industry Symmetry to Drive Economic Change
    March 22, 2016

    David Gehring advises news media companies in Europe and the U.S with a focus on platform partnership strategy. Previously, Gehring worked for Guardian News and Media as VP of partnerships.