Storyful Names Ebonie Newman as Global Chief Revenue Officer

         Storyful Names Ebonie Newman as Global Chief Revenue Officer

  PR Newswire

  NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2017

NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Storyful, a leading social media
intelligence, content and news company, announced today the promotion of
Ebonie Newman to the role of Global Chief Revenue Officer.

Ms. Newman, who is currently Storyful's Executive Director of Sales for the
Asia Pacific region, will relocate to New York to take up the role in
November. She will oversee sales and marketing efforts for the business and
will look at new commercial opportunities for revenue growth across all

"It's been a pleasure to have worked with the Storyful team in Australia and
I'm looking forward to this new opportunity to help grow Storyful on a global
scale. The unique technological capabilities and talent we have within the
business allows Storyful to do incredible work with media partners, marketers
and agencies. The business has a bright future as we continue to grow and
evolve our offering. I could not be more proud and excited to help guide the
team on this journey," said Ebonie Newman.

Ms. Newman has led Storyful's commercial operations for the Asia Pacific
region since January 2015. Responsible for doubling commercial growth in the
region, her team expanded Storyful's work with publishers and developed
strategies to help brands and agencies connect with their audience through
insights and social video. Ms. Newman has built close partnerships with News
Corp Australia's sales teams and News Digital Networks (News DNA) to drive
innovative social video opportunities for the business. She joined Storyful
from News Corp Australia's network sales division where she was group sales

"Ebonie is a proven leader who built and grew the Storyful business in the
Asia Pacific region. She finds innovative ways to collaborate with partners
and deliver solutions that build businesses and generate results," said Global
Chief Executive Officer Sharb Farjami. "She has been a valued member of our
team over the past few years, and I am proud to welcome her to our leadership

Storyful was acquired by News Corp in December 2013 and operates as a
stand-alone business that complements News Corp's video offerings as well as
servicing external partners in the media, advertising and PR industry.

About Storyful Storyful, a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS,
NWSLV), is a social intelligence and news agency combining world-class
journalism with unique access to data and proprietary technology to find
insights and content for media and brand partners. Their expertise allows them
to contextualize stories and verify content to find the truth in the vast
landscape of social noise.

Founded as the first social news agency by three Irish journalists during the
Arab Spring, Storyful was created out of the need to break the news faster and
utilize social content to add context around the stories being told by
journalists. Storyful now provides the same intelligence to brands to help
them proactively analyze social activity to understand their audience, create
targeted content, and inform their messaging and strategy.

About News Corp News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV) is a global,
diversified media and information services company focused on creating and
distributing authoritative and engaging content to consumers throughout the
world. The company comprises businesses across a range of media, including:
news and information services, book publishing, digital real estate services,
and cable network programming and pay-TV distribution in Australia.
Headquartered in New York, the activities of News Corp are conducted primarily
in the United States, Australia, and the United Kingdom. More information: .

Media Contact: Renee Rossi (908) 872-3452

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