Cory Haik


Cory Haik as recently been promoted to publisher at Mic and was previously the chief strategy officer there, leading the company’s strategy and growth initiatives across editorial, product and sales. Prior to Mic, Haik was at The Washington Post, leading innovative initiatives to grow new audiences on mobile and platforms. She cut her teeth following the storms of the Gulf Coast at NOLA.com, site of the Times-Picayune in New Orleans, where she was the Managing Editor. She received two Pulitzer Prizes with The Times-Picayune for the staff coverage of Hurricane Katrina, for breaking news and public service in 2006. She also received a staff Pulitzer in 2010 for the coverage of police officer shootings with the staff of The Seattle Times.


With the Benefit of Hindsight (Or Our Biggest Mistakes)


This session was very successful at previous GEN Summits and it’s back for round four! Hindsight is a wonderful thing. Many of us would turn back the clock if we could. What are the biggest mistakes these leading executives have made, and how can we learn from them?

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