A lunch featuring Mike Davidson

The University of Washington’s Foster School of Business sponsored a great event the other day: A lunch April 7 at the Columbia Tower Club featuring Mike Davidson, founding president and CEO of Newsvine, Inc.

I’ve been following his site for awhile, but had never met him. Sharp guy; great site.

The topic was “News in the Internet Era” – something Davidson knows a lot about. He runs daily operations of Newsvine.com, now a wholly-owned subsidiary of MSNBC. Before starting Newsvine in 2005, he was at ESPN and the Walt Disney Internet Group.

Mike was interviewed by Christine Chen, a former anchor at KCPQ13 and KCTS who now has her own consulting firm, Chen Communications. Sharp gal; good questions. [Read more...]