WaPo appoints Bretos director of particular newsroom projects and partnerships

The next excerpt used to be despatched out from The Washington Put up’s head of target audience technique and expansion Erika Allen:

Evan Bretos

I’m happy to announce that Evan Bretos is becoming a member of The Washington Put up as director of Particular Newsroom Tasks and Partnerships. He’ll oversee the execution of particular projects around the newsroom: from leading edge temporary or ongoing collection by way of desks like Options, Trade or Sports activities to newly created particular sections and initiatives sparked by way of the Particular Newsroom Tasks and Partnerships group. He’ll paintings with writers and editors around the newsroom to expand and proportion concepts that may be monetized by way of our shopper answers group and also will hunt down alternatives to collaborate with outdoor organizations to additional the newsroom’s generation, journalism and storytelling ambitions.

Evan joins us from Meta, the place he urged native subscription companions on their content material and subscriber acquisition methods as they pertained to Meta’s merchandise. Ahead of that, he labored at CNN as senior supervisor on a group that advanced award-winning backed content material platforms and partnerships. He’s at the beginning from Houston and has a bachelor’s stage in telecommunication media research and journalism from Texas A&M College.

Please sign up for me in welcoming him to The Put up.