NEW YORK (April 10, 2019) – NowThis, the number one mobile news publisher in the world, today announced that it will be an official media partner of the 10th annual Women in the World Summit -- a convening of mighty women leaders, activists and courageous movers and shakers. The three-day summit will kick off today at Lincoln Center in New York City to celebrate and share stories of women on the front edge of change and discuss the issues that matter most.
“We are thrilled to partner with Women in the World to bring the stories shared on and off stage by a dynamic lineup of inspiring women from all walks of life to our massive global audience,” said NowThis’ Chief Content Officer, Tina Exarhos. “As the no. 1 news brand on mobile, NowThis has been steadfast in elevating the voices and stories of women. We continually see deep engagement from our audience across all platforms as we cover the stories of women making a real difference in the world.”
“Women in the World and NowThis are both platforms that are at the forefront of social change; presenting ideas and challenging our everyday perspectives to make a difference. By sharing stories, viewpoints, and calls to action, Women in the World and NowThis are changing hearts and minds and bringing today's issues to the front lines. We are excited to officially announce our partnership so that together we can bring to light the stories of so many women around the world and help answer the question, “can women save the world,” said Marisa Farina, Chief Revenue Officer of Tina Brown Live Media.
Women in the World speakers, moderators, and panelists include Oprah Winfrey, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Stacey Abrams, Anna Wintour, Bryan Cranston, Brie Larson, Cindy McCain, Adwoa Aboah, Maria Ressa, Christiana Figueres, Jill and Faith Soloway, and many others.
NowThis is the # 1 mobile news publisher in the world. They have a singular mission: to make news engaging and relevant for young adults by humanizing our complicated world. By providing insightful context from a youth perspective, NowThis has revolutionized how news is delivered today. Launched in 2012, NowThis’ entertaining, inspiring and informative videos are created for a mobile generation and receive 2.5 billion monthly views. In December 2016, NowThis joined forces with Thrillist, The Dodo and Seeker to form Group Nine Media.
About Women in the World:
The three-day Women in the World Summit, held at New York City’s Lincoln Center's David H. Koch Theater, presents powerful female role models whose personal stories illuminate the most pressing international issues. They range from CEOs and world leaders to artists, activists, peacemakers, and firebrand dissidents. The Women in the World global live events series has been a leader in the global women’s movement since 2010. In addition to its the flagship, three-day Summit in New York City, Women in the World has hosted summits in London, Toronto, Dubai, and New Delhi, as well as breakout salons in Chicago, Los Angeles, Dallas, San Antonio, San Francisco, and Washington, DC.