Jonah Peretti

BuzzFeed restructures to expand video output

BuzzFeed is dividing itself into News and Entertainment divisions, as part of restructure that will see it expand its digital video output. According to an internal memo from BuzzFeed CEO, Jonah Peretti, a new BuzzFeed Entertainment Group (BFEG) will “provide an umbrella for all our entertainment content”, while an expanded BuzzFeed News (BFN) will encompass […]

BuzzFeed launches video app

BuzzFeed has launched a video app that works across platforms. Announcing the launch at Mobile World Congress today, BuzzFeed founder and CEO Jonah Peretti said that mobile video has been behind much of the growth seen by BuzzFeed across multiple platforms. “I think we’re going to see a lot more binge watching of our shows […]