Mark Glaser is a media consultant and advisor based in Santa Fe with a focus on supporting local news in America. He is an Associate at Dot Connector Studio and Innovation Consultant at the New Mexico Local News Fund. Mark was founder and executive director of MediaShift.org, and from 2006 to 2018, it was the premier destination for insight and analysis at the intersection of media and technology. Mark is an award-winning writer and accidental entrepreneur, who took MediaShift from a one-person blog to a growing media company with events such as private roundtables between platforms and publishers, and weekend hackathons; the weekly MediaShift Podcast; and digital trainings. Through MediaShift, Mark told stories of how the shifting media landscape is changing the way we get our news and information and how traditional media such as newspapers, magazines, radio, TV, music and movies are dealing with digital disruption and adapting their business models for a more mobile, networked world.