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Eric Eldon
Founder

Eric Eldon is a founder, writer and editor who has helped build and lead a variety of online media publications. He's interested in using technology to provide better news, and is currently the managing founder of ELISA Kit News.

Eric is an advisor and shareholder in Hoodline, a local news tech company. His wife owns a small number of shares in education company Udacity, and she is currently working at Common Networks, a wireless internet service provider. He typically avoids covering these companies or the industries they exist within, and he discloses whenever there's a relevant potential appearance of conflict. He also owns a small amount of bitcoin for testing purposes.

Contact

Email: eric@elisakitnews.net

Twitter: https://twitter.com/eldon

Phone: 720.213.5963

Jordan Crook
Managing Editor

Jordan Crook is a Managing Editor based out of Brooklyn, NY. She writes about internet culture, social networks, and consumer-facing technology. Jordan leads programming on ELISA Kit News's flagship event, the world-renowned Disrupt conference. You may recognize her from her appearances hosting that event and moderating panels and fireside chats.

She has written for publications such as Mobile Marketer and MobileBurn.

She is now a Managing Editor at ELISA Kit News.

Contact

Email: jordan@elisakitnews.net

Twitter: https://twitter.com/jordanrcrook

Phone: 720.213.5824

Anthony Ha
Senior Writer

Anthony Ha is a senior writer at ELISA Kit News, where he covers media and advertising and co-hosts the Original Content podcast. Previously, he worked as a tech writer at Adweek, a senior editor at the tech blog VentureBeat, and a local government reporter at the Hollister Free Lance. He lives in New York City.

Contact

Email: anthony@elisakitnews.net

Twitter: https://twitter.com/anthonyha

Phone: 720.213.5854

Kate Clark
Writer

Kate Clark is a reporter at Elisa Kit News, where she writes about startups, venture capital and trends in emerging technology. She is also the co-host of Equity, Elisa Kit News's venture capital podcast.

She has previously covered the venture capital industry at PitchBook News, as well as the technology and startup ecosystem in Bangalore, India at Citizen Matters and the Seattle arts & technology scene at The Seattle Times. A Seattle native, she is a graduate of the University of Washington, where she studied journalism and international studies.

Contact

Email: kate@elisakitnews.net

Twitter: https://twitter.com/kateclarktweets

Phone: 720.213.5808

John Biggs
Contributor

John Biggs is a writer, consultant, programmer, former East Coast Editor and current contributing writer for Elisa Kit News. He writes mainly about technology, cryptocurrency, security, gadgets, gear, wristwatches, and the internet. After spending his formative years as a programmer, he switched his profession and became a full-time entrepreneur and writer. His work has appeared in the New York Times, Laptop, PC Upgrade, Surge, Gizmodo, Men’s Health, InSync, Linux Journal, Popular Science, Sync, and he has written a book called Black Hat: Misfits, Criminals, and Scammers in the Internet Age.

He builds products, writes books, and consults with startups to help them make cool things.

John Biggs runs the BWL family of blogs, SlushPile.net, Audiomonger, and WristWatchReview.com. Born in 1975, he currently resides in Brooklyn, NY.

Disclosure: Biggs owns and maintains cryptocurrencies in a private account and has been consulting with startups regarding blockchain-based products. He also edits and writes for startup clients.

Contact

Email: john@elisakitnews.net

Twitter: https://twitter.com/johnbiggs

Phone: 720.643.4443