Muck Rack, The Shorty Awards
Greg Galant is co-founder and CEO of Muck Rack, the leading network for journalists to connect with sources on social media. TheNextWeb called Muck Rack "one of the most useful tools ever invented for media professionals." He is also the co-creator and executive producer of The Shorty Awards, honoring the best of social media. Past winners include Ricky Gervais, Cory Booker, Conan O'Brien, Sesame Street, Neil Patrick Harris, Mike Bloomberg and NASA. Formerly Galant was an associate producer at CNN.com, where he analyzed the latest trends in citizens' media.