Lindsay Stewart is the founder and CEO of Stringr, a media tech startup disrupting the video market. Lindsay has successfully raised $5 million in funding.
With over a decade of experience as a television news producer, Stewart has held positions at ABC, CBS and Bloomberg. Stewart also worked at Fox where she ran political coverage for the network in the western part of the United States. Graduating from University of California, Berkeley, with a BA in English, Stewart continued her education at The Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and earned an MBA in Finance.
Stewart has a deep understanding of the news industry and what it takes to run a successful newsroom and network. She played a key role as both a producer, leader and innovator at her previous news networks.
Stringr (http://www.stringr.com) is a comprehensive video marketplace that enables media organizations to source custom footage, edit and publish — under very tight deadlines. The company leverages the only nationwide network of more than 90k highly responsive videographers who provide broadcast-quality video in every major US market. Stringr is based in NYC and was founded in 2014 by Lindsay Stewart and Brian McNeill, who met at The Wharton School.