The Washington Post is seizing the opportunities enabled by technology to deliver content and connect with readers on a scale never before achieved. Meet the People Behind the Post and see how our team works together to build the future of media and media technology. Explore the #washpostlife and uncover how we celebrate our innovative culture.

Marty Baron

"Everyone, regardless of position, must be a leader. With ideas and initiative. It used to be, in companies like ours, that we hired people who could learn from us. Now we aim to hire people who can teach us what we need to know.”

Marty Baron Executive Editor
Shailesh Prakash

"We have built a best-in-class product, design and engineering team that is empowered and has the support of every executive in the company, including our owner, one of the leading technologists in the world.”

Shailesh Prakash VP Digital Product Development & CIO
Dustin Sump

"It feels a bit like a startup culture. At the same time, it feels more meaningful than your average startup.”

Dustin Sump Site Analyst
Jeff Bezos

"It’s very obvious to me that there’s something special about the attitudes at The Post, the culture of The Post…that heart and soul of the place…it’s the mission for sure. The work is too hard to do if you’re not a missionary.”

Jeff Bezos Owner
Sean Soper

"The Washington Post itself is an energetic workplace where unconventional ideas are encouraged and new products are released every month.”

Sean Soper Engineering

“We are attracting one of the largest and fastest growing millennial audiences among major media outlets, an impressive sign that Washington Post journalism is becoming essential to a new generation of readers.”

The Washington Post Publisher & CEO, Frederick J. Ryan, Jr.


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