The online content hub aimed at college students will dabble with its first major in-real-life event under parent Clique Media Group.
The deal ups Vice’s valuation to a reported $5.7 billion.
Her departure is the latest in a string of top-level departures from Fusion.
The hire is part of Hearst Ventures’ ongoing effort to expand its strategic investment reach.
“We’ve moved into a time where we want our covers and our imagery to reflect the seriousness of the content, and the times that we are living in.”
“We are seeing the most profound and pernicious threat to our profession and democracy.”
Called Left Field, the new group gives NBC a way to court cord-cutting Millennials.
CNN is debuting “Badass Women of Washington” hosted by Dana Bash.
NBC News is testing out new verticals and expanding its global reach.
“I would be overwhelmed by failing to turn mush into something solid.”