Chad Schorr is the Director of Newsroom Technology at the Associated Press. He is an innovative development director with a track record of tackling complex business problems and delivering right sized technology solutions. Chad is an adamant team builder, committed to discovering top talent and nurturing a passionate culture for software delivery. Schorr brings his customers a balance of strategic thinking and a flexible, practical approach when partnering to deliver technology solutions.
When asking Chad about his new editorial system, he is all smiles and very proud as he should be. The AP has found a way to take SharePoint 2010 and Office 2010 to a whole new level. Chad prides himself in find the “best of breed” in toolsets. When asked how he determines what is “best of breed” he simply states he listens to the people who will be using the tool every day.
Chad has held many different roles within the AP so we asked how has that helped him grow in his current position.
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