Katie Vanneck-Smith, British Media Awards winner at Tortoise

Katie Vanneck-Smith – Co-founder And Publisher At Tortoise


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Katie Vanneck-Smith, Co-founder and Publisher at Tortoise, shares her pathway to success and reflects on what she has learnt during her career. Katie was President of The Wall Street Journal & Dow Jones, where she led the company to over 3million subscribers. She has previously worked at the Telegraph Media Group and The Times, where, as Chief Marketing Officer, she was the architect of the newspaper’s early move to paid digital subscriptions. She created the UK’s first news membership brand, Times+. She was named Pioneer of the Year at the British Media Awards.