Nir is the founder of iamnews, the open newsroom platform. Prior to iamnews, Nir co founded blogTV.com, a LIVE social broadcasting platform that enables anyone to create his own TV channel on the web and on the mobile. He is an active entrepreneur in the Israeli and global Social Media space. He specializes in the design, development and marketing of products and services in the field of communities and user generated content.
Prior to blogTV, Since 2001, Nir initiated and oversaw the creation of Israel’s most popular Internet and mobile community and user generated content platforms. Using these platforms, Nir lead and supported the creation of dozens of Social Media oriented projects for Israel’s top Media brands and mobile operators.
In 2005, Nir initiated blogDay , an international day that is dedicated for promoting blogs and bloggers and celebrate social media. BlogDay got major attention from bloggers and the media in the last 3 years.
Nir holds a bachelor in communications and behavioral science from Israel’s College of Management and Masters of Entrepreneurship and Innovation (MEI) from Swinburne University of Technology in Australia.