Anna Escher

Anna Escher
Anna Escher is currently working in social media for TechCrunch. She has worked on music and food related projects and articles as a journalist for the LA Weekly and OC Weekly. She holds a masters degree from USC Annenberg’s Specialized Arts Journalism program as well as a bachelors degree in communication studies from Loyola Marymount University. CrunchBase profile →

Latest from Anna Escher

  • 11 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week

    11 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week

    It’s been an exciting week for us here at TechCrunch with the Hackathon, Disrupt SF and Apple’s product launch all taking place within a few days. Here are 11 of our best stories from the past week (9/6-9/12). 1. Apple had a number of new product releases this week. We introduced you to the Apple Watch, the company’s highly anticipated first foray into the world of… Read More

  • TechCrunch Giveaway: Free Tickets To The 2014 Future Stack Conference

    TechCrunch Giveaway: Free Tickets To The 2014 Future Stack Conference

    The team at New Relic is excited to send 10 of our TechCrunch readers to the 2014 Future Stack Conference, taking place on October 8th-9th at the Fort Mason Center in San Francisco. Enter our giveaway below, and you could join 1,000+ of your fellow data lovers next month for this 2 day event. FutureStack14 is a conference to share the inspirational and the practical sides to modern software. Read More

  • Disrupt SF Social Contest #3: Selfie Disrupt

    Disrupt SF Social Contest #3: Selfie Disrupt

    Do you have the courage to break rules in the name of innovation? Drastically rupture the status quo? Do you want to see tech done better? Are you really, really good at taking selfies? We want to see what “disrupt” really means to our readers. That’s why we’ve created a three-part social media contest for you to show us just how creative you can get. Today, Day 3… Read More

  • Disrupt SF Social Contest #2: Disrupt Instagram

    Disrupt SF Social Contest #2: Disrupt Instagram

    Do you have the courage to break rules in the name of innovation? Drastically rupture the status quo? Do you want to see tech done better? Are you the best Instagram-er out there? We want to see what “disrupt” really means to our readers. That’s why we’ve created a three-part social media contest for you to show us just how creative you can get. Today, Day 2 of… Read More

  • Send Us Your Disrupt Vine For A Chance To Win A MiniDrone

    Send Us Your Disrupt Vine For A Chance To Win A MiniDrone

    Do you have the courage to break rules in the name of innovation? Drastically rupture the status quo? Do you want to see tech done better? Can you make a really, really good Vine? We want to see what “disrupt” really means to our readers. That’s why we’ve created a three-part social media contest for you to show us just how creative you can get. Today, Day 1 of… Read More

  • Attend TechCrunch Disrupt For Free #TCDisrupt

    Attend TechCrunch Disrupt For Free #TCDisrupt

    Good news! You still have a chance to win a ticket to Disrupt San Francisco with our next giveaway. You can earn extra entries to the contest by sharing the giveaway link with friends and following our social accounts. This weekend’s contest ends on 9/7 at 11 AM PST – so you have a few more days to enter and share with friends to increase your chances of winning a ticket to… Read More

  • Flash Giveaway: Win A Free Ticket To #TCDisrupt

    Flash Giveaway: Win A Free Ticket To #TCDisrupt

    Yes, you heard that right. Enter to win a free ticket to Disrupt. We’ve decided to do something a little crazy this year for the ticket giveaways. We’re giving away tickets…lots of tickets. Almost every day from now until Disrupt we will be giving away tickets to our Disrupt event in San Francisco. Here’s the catch: there’s a short time window to enter each day. Read More

  • 11 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week (8/22)

    11 TechCrunch Stories You Don’t Want To Miss This Week (8/22)

    This week had our writers investigating new engineering, aerospace and NASA hires for Amazon Prime Air, self-reflecting on social media involvement and getting drunk with robots. 1.  Tom Hanks launched the Hanx Writer typewriter app for iPad, and it soared to the top of the iTunes App Store charts ranking first in the Productivity section, and Overall. 2. Former Microsoft CEO Steve… Read More

  • TechCrunch Giveaway: Canon EOS T3i Kit And NeroTrigger

    TechCrunch Giveaway: Canon EOS T3i Kit And NeroTrigger

    One of you will be the lucky winner of a Canon EOS T3i kit paired with a NeroTrigger. The Canon EOS Rebel is a digital SLR camera, and is accompanied by an accessory kit that includes three lenses, a camcorder and a 59″ lightweight tripod – among other accessories. Read More