Past Meetup

JUNE 20 | The Technology of Content

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Price: $5.00 /per person
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The NY Content Meetup is a monthly gathering for all those interested in sharing and connecting over content-centric geeking out. We bring 3 established, diverse and innovative speakers to each meetup, as well as conversation and networking over free wine, beer, water and music.

This month our speakers talk tech and ops. With the ever-changing technological world and the consistently growing desire for great content, how do we ensure proper workflow, efficient distribution and success in content development?




Molly Byrnes

Project Manager at Phase2 Technology ( | @mabfire (

Working on the front-lines of content management for a major music company and now as web development project manager, Molly is well versed in translating developer-speak into every day language. She avidly applies this skillset to communicating the importance of implementing Drupal CMS with better end-user experiences for content editors and managers.

TOPIC: Content Ops is Tops!
A large part of content operations is finding efficient ways to navigate both the technical and interpersonal communication challenges of getting content up on the internet. Molly will touch on 5 tips for managing content from the technical side focusing on her experience working with larger customized instances of the open-source Drupal web CMS.

Mike Nizza

Managing Editor for News at The Daily | @mikenizza (

Mike Nizza, the managing editor of The Daily, shares his experience helping to build and run a brand new publication on a brand new platform at a breakneck pace.


What are the tricks to putting out more than 100 pages of custom content per day? What have we learned about the tablet audience? Exactly where does old-school reporting and iOS development meet at the same company?

Beth McCabe

VP for Social Marketing & Technology at Digitas | @bethlet (

Beth McCabe leads social technology nationally for Digitas. A former code-monkey, she has over 15 years experience in technology and has been active in social media pretty much since its inception.

TOPIC: The Anatomy of a Share

What exactly happens when you Like or share something on Facebook? Beth will show you how to have as much control over the blurb that's shared as you do over the content itself.




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****FREE wine and other refreshments will be served****