Vivian Schiller

Twitter Poaches’s Editor in Chief

Five months after Vivian Schiller left NBC for Twitter, the social media company has hired away another exec from a traditional outlet.

Vivian Schiller Leaves NBC for Twitter

Vivian Schiller will join Twitter during early January in a newly created position, head of news, leaving NBC News after two-and-a-half years of leading the network's digital division.

First Mover: Vivian Schiller

Adweek: What’s your favorite NBC News program? Vivian Schiller: You’re not really going to ask me that question are you? I know better than to pick one.

First Mover: Edward Schumacher-Matos

Adweek: You have quite a last name. Edward Schumacher-Matos: It’s a mouthful, I know. I was born in Colombia and I came to this country when I was young. AW: Being an ombudsman puts you in the unique position of being paid to critique your employer.