Brian’s Work

Brian WarmothBrian Warmoth is a digital content director, editor and journalist, currently working as Content Lead for Orange Silicon Valley in San Francisco. He previously worked for American City Business Journals as Director of Special Editorial Projects for its tech-focused brand Streetwise Media (now American Inno) and as Content Director at Industry Dive, leading the startup’s first editorial team, which launched and grew a family of B2B news websites, including Retail Dive, Utility Dive, and Education Dive.

He has more than a decade of experience as an editor, journalist, and analyst, covering technology, business, entertainment, and venture capital trends in various roles for media outlets including AOL News, MTV News, and others. His work has been cited in publications from The Atlantic, Bloomberg Press, Wired, and elsewhere.

Reach out to him at brian[at]warmoth[dot]org. Or just follow him on Twitter. He loves to talk about tech, film, comics, and books.

History of roles and projects

September 2019

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Launched new weekly internal email newsletter to brief Orange Group about emerging trends in US tech

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Launched ongoing Bistrocast podcast series at Orange Silicon Valley

August 2018
October 2016

Joined Orange Silicon Valley

Took over content operations, launching, producing, and managing email newsletters, reports, podcasts, and other channels

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Moved to San Francisco Bay Area

May 2016
May 2016

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Became Director of Special Editorial Projects for American City Business Journals’ national family of American Inno sites

Joined American City Business Journals

Became Managing Editor for DC Inno

January 2014
May 2012

Joined Industry Dive

Became company’s first Content Director, launching daily newsletters and websites for Education Dive, Utility Dive, Retail Dive, Construction Dive, Waste Dive, and Healthcare Dive

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Moved to Washington, D.C.

January 2012
December 2011

Graduated from Northwestern University

Earned MSJ degree from the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications

Began contributing to Independent Film Channel

Wrote features, interviews, and news for IFC.com

June 2011
January 2011

Enrolled at Northwestern University

Entered MSJ program in interactive publishing

Began contributing to MTV News

Wrote daily blog, news, and feature coverage about the movie and video game industries

January 2009
December 2008

Joined DDP

Ran direct market and tradeshow marketing for a top-10 U.S. comic book publisher

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Moved to Chicago

December 2008
May 2006

Joined Wizard Magazine

Reported on the comic book, movie, and video game industries for the print magazine and its website

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Moved to New York

May 2006