Reuters has named Matthew Keys its new Deputy Social Media Editor. Keys most recently worked at Sacramento-based KTXL Fox40 as an Online Content Producer and Manager and an Online News Producer for KGO-TV in San Francisco. During this time Keys was nominated for an Online News Association Award for his coverage of the Japan earthquake and tsunami.
At Reuters he will be responsible for expanding the organization’s social media presences and training other Reuters journalists.
Keys will be based in New York and report to Anthony De Rosa, Reuters’ Social Media Editor.