Tyree the Publisher
The scope of Tyree C. Worthy’s work as a News Publisher
Communicator . Producer . Idea Factory
Tyree C. Worthy has been on the business side of news publishing for nearly ten years. He has gone from selling quarter page ads for Loyola University New Orleans' Maroon newspaper in 2009 to his current role: publishing three hyperlocal news websites in New Orleans full-time. With a background in Marketing, Writing, and Mass Comm, Worthy knows how to keep the ball rolling for niche, independent media outlets.
In working with a small staff since 2012 at NOLA Messenger, a hyperlocal online newspaper, I found myself editing stories and doing some minor reporting in addition to typical salesman responsibilities. On top of account management, I was finding stories to follow, publishing them, and posting them to our social media channels.
New Orleans born, Memphis raised
Loyola University New Orleans c/o 2012
Marketing, Sales & Advertising at NOLA Messenger since July 2012
Publisher of Gentilly Messenger since May 2016
Self-Published 25 Sense in 2016, Warm Vignettes and True & Living in 2019
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Created Atypical Social Event planning group in 2016