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  • Medium Hires Former ICM Literary Agent, Kate Lee, As Its Director Of Content

    Medium Hires Former ICM Literary Agent, Kate Lee, As Its Director Of Content

    We told you a bit about Ev Williams and his vision for the future of publishing with his new company, Medium, the other day. I mentioned in that piece that the company was hiring a variety of interesting positions. Today, Williams announced a new addition, a Director of Content. The new hire, Kate Lee, is a former literary agent at International Creative Management (ICM). Read More

  • Ev Williams Takes To Medium To Discuss The True Purpose Of His New Publishing Tool

    Ev Williams Takes To Medium To Discuss The True Purpose Of His New Publishing Tool

    You might have heard a few things about Ev Williams and crew’s new product, Medium. To some, it seems like “just another blogging platform,” but if you think about where Ev and Biz Stone come from, these folks are pretty hip to next-level publishing. I don’t have to remind you that Williams’ company Pyra Labs sold a little product called Blogger to Google… Read More

  • Ev Williams: I Was Not A Good Ski Bum

    Ev Williams: I Was Not A Good Ski Bum

    Ev Williams went through a phase after he left Twitter. He became a ski bum. It turned out he was not very good at it. Williams and Biz Stone appeared on stage today at Disrupt San Francisco 2012 to talk about their new venture – The Obvious Corp. Williams said he and his wife decided that it would be great just to be outdoors. He grew a beard. Read More