Millie Tran

Chief Product Officer, The Texas Tribune

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Millie Tran is the product officer of The Texas Tribune. She leads the technology, design, data, marketing, audience and loyalty teams. Most recently, she was deputy off-platform editor at The New York Times and previously its global growth editor. Her news experience spans editorial, product, data, marketing and strategy at organizations including BuzzFeed News, the American Press Institute, the Council on Foreign Relations and the National Journal.


Millie Tran

Deputy Off-Platform Editor, The New York Times

(Video of Tran’s presentation at ISOJ2019 is below her bio, along with an article from the ISOJ team)

Millie Tran is deputy off-platform editor the New York Times, which she joined in 2017 in a newly-created role as global growth editor. Previously, she was director of Global Adaptation at BuzzFeed, leading a team of editors and producers around the world to share the best of BuzzFeed across languages, platforms, and formats. She was also a founding member of the team that launched the award-winning BuzzFeed News app, as well as the creator of the BuzzFeed News newsletter. Millie’s experience in media spans editorial, product, data, marketing, and strategy at a variety of organizations such as the American Press Institute, the Council on Foreign Relations, and National Journal — but always rooted in journalism with an obsession on connecting audiences with great editorial content and products.

Tran delivered a keynote speech at ISOJ 2019.

Read the story covering Tran’s presentation here.