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Andrea Manfredi

Founder & CEO, Editor in Chief

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WHO IS Andrea Manfredi

Andrea is a serial entrepreneur dedicated to digital media and technology. In 2013, Andrea set up Blasting News, which is now the largest global social magazine - a news publisher fueled by the crowd and curated by professionals. Thanks to its innovative proposition, in just three years Blasting News has been selected by Google Innovation Found (DNI) to revolutionize digital information in Europe. Andrea obtained an MBA from INSEAD in 2005. He has then worked at Bain & Co. and set up his first venture in 2010.

WHO IS Blasting News

Blasting News is the largest global social magazine. Launched in mid-2013, it is now the 240th most visited website in the world (Alexa Ranking), and the second largest digital publisher in Brazil (comScore). Its website reaches 68 million unique visitors monthly, and more than 100 million video-views for the same period.

Blasting News
Address: - - Chiasso - 6830 (Switzerland)
Website: www.blastingnews.com
Phone: +41 91 690 19 19

My Sessions

The media evolution in the e-Commerce revolution


In the fast-paced digital world, the media‚Äôs relationship with e-Commerce is evolving. Media companies are setting up venture capital funds for e-Commerce businesses, proposing themselves as online content creators for top fashion labels (Gucci, for instance), and offering new value propositions, like selling data and analytics on image-specific clicks. At the same time, the growth […]

e-Commerce Innovation