Speaker profile

Scott Brodbeck

Scott Brodbeck is the founder and CEO of Local News Now, which operates two hyperlocal news websites in the D.C. area, ARLnow (founded in 2010) and Reston Now (2013), and provides tech and sales services for a third, PoPville.com (2007). A former TV news writer and producer with an MBA from Georgetown University and a BA from George Washington University, Brodbeck sits on the boards of LION and the regional NATAS (Emmy Awards) chapter. He teaches Entrepreneurial Journalism at Georgetown and is a proud Pittsburgh native.