Benjamin Snyder is a managing editor for Insider Inc. where he leads recruiting and hiring efforts
Ben is also responsible for establishing goals and beats for reporters, while helping with career development opportunities in partnership with the newsroom’s editors.
Ben is committed to paying special attention to diversity and inclusion initiatives, which is something that means so much to him personally as a member of the LGBT community (and which he’s covered as an editor and writer). In June 2021, Ben
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In the past, Ben served as an audience development and social media editor at Bloomberg, an editor at CNBC where he covered leadership and as an associate editor at Fortune Magazine where he helped lead the website’s news coverage and launched the website’s sports business vertical.
In January 2017,
His work has appeared in a variety of publications both online and in print, including D&I in Practice, Backchannel, Sports Illustrated, The New York Times, The Baltimore Sun, Tennis Magazine, CNN.com, Yahoo.com, AOL.com, and Entrepreneur.com. He has also written for the websites of numerous tennis tournaments internationally, including for the U.S. Open, Wimbledon, and the Western & Southern Open.
Ben earned a master’s degree from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism in May 2014 where he took classes in feature writing, book writing, investigative reporting and multimedia skills. He graduated from Goucher College with degrees in American studies and communications. There, Ben served as editor of his college newspaper and as a four-year letter winner on the Men’s Varsity Tennis Team. He studied abroad at the University of Oxford during his junior year.
For examples of his work, please view his portfolio.