Paul Szoldra

Paul Szoldra

I AM A Writer

I COVER National security, politics, & tech

I LOVE TO Learn new things

I SPEAK ON Veterans and military issues, social media, and digital news

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RESUME

I am the west coast editor for Business Insider, and the founder of Duffel Media, the parent company of the satirical news website Duffel Blog.

EMPLOYMENT

since 11/13

West Coast Editor

Business Insider, San Francisco, CA

I was promoted as the company’s first west coast editor, and helped establish our presence in San Francisco while continuing to write and edit stories for publication. I also oversee and manage the site’s front page, and direct social media strategy.

1/13 – 11/13

Reporter

Business Insider, New York, NY

Beginning as a reporting intern covering military and politics, I was later promoted and became the site’s first front page editor, helping to manage and feature important stories on businessinsider.com.

EDUCATION

2000 – 2002

B.S. Entrepreneurship

The University of Tampa

Graduated with Honors Program Distinction.

KIND WORDS

Henry Blodget

Henry Blodget CEO / Editor-in-Chief of Business Insider

“Paul is an excellent digital journalist and has been a key member of our team for the last couple of years.”

Kenneth Knapp

Kenneth Knapp PhD., Associate Professor, The University of Tampa

“Paul is highly professional and has an upbeat, positive disposition. He is a natural leader, dedicated student and model veteran.”

PORTFOLIO

Marine Who Covered A Grenade To Save His Best Friend: ‘I Wouldn’t Change Anything’

Marine Who Covered A Grenade To Save His Best Friend: ‘I Wouldn’t Change Anything’

Tell Me Again, Why Did My Friends Die In Iraq?

Tell Me Again, Why Did My Friends Die In Iraq?

SNOWDEN: Here’s Everything We’ve Learned In One Year Of Unprecedented Top-Secret Leaks

SNOWDEN: Here’s Everything We’ve Learned In One Year Of Unprecedented Top-Secret Leaks

The Stories From Inside North Korea’s Prison Camps Are Horrifying

The Stories From Inside North Korea’s Prison Camps Are Horrifying

We Were Stunned At New York City’s Incredible Street Art Mecca

We Were Stunned At New York City’s Incredible Street Art Mecca

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Paul Szoldra

szoldrap@gmail.com