David Brewer

David Brewer is the founder of Media Helping Media, and was the editor until January 2018 when he handed the site over to Fojo.

David's journalistic and managerial experience spans newspapers, radio, television, and online, including more than 20 years with the BBC.

He was the managing editor of BBC News Online from 1997-2000, and part of the team responsible for launching the award-winning site.

He was then approached by CNN to set up CNN.com Europe, Middle East and Africa (now CNN International) and was responsible for the creation of CNNArabic.com in 2002.

He worked as an editorial consultant on the launch of Al Jazeera English in 2006.

Between 2002 and 2018 David spent the majority of his time helping journalists and media managers in areas where the media is still developing. He focuses on helping independent media reach financial sustainability.

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