Founder of Media Managers Club
Tatiana Repkova is the founder of Media Managers Club, the global online sharing resource and a social network for news media management. The interactive portal mediamanagersclub.org is based on Repkova’s book New Times: Making a Professional Newspaper in an Emerging Democracy, a manual for newspaper publishers and editors, which has been published in 12 languages.
Repkova is the former Director of Research and Information Management at the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers, WAN-IFRA, in Paris, France (2002-2010). Her major project at WAN-IFRA was the annual publication of World Press Trends, the primary source of newspaper and media market research reports, analyses and statistics organized by countries, regions and worldwide.
She has conducted media management seminars, trainings and consulted media in more than 20 countries in Europe, the Balkans, the Caucasus, Central Asia, East Africa and China.
She was a co-founder and co-owner of the business weekly Trend in her native Slovakia and a Nieman Fellow at Harvard University (1997-98).