Grit Daily Adds News and Events Veteran Stewart Rogers as Senior Editor

Published on February 1, 2019

Grit Daily news is beefing up its editorial staff with the addition of Stewart Rogers.

New York, New YorkGrit Daily, the leading independent news outlet covering brands, media, and contemporary news, added journalist, author, and conference veteran Stewart Rogers to its editorial staff.

Stewart Rogers

Grit Daily, a leading news outlet, covers brand moves, consumer-led disruption and delivers on the driving forces and people behind them. Frequently on the “conference circuit,” Grit Daily regularly covers events at the Davos World Economic Forum, SxSW, Sundance, Consumer Electronics Show and a number of other top business, tech, film, and music festivals.

The addition of Rogers augments Grit Daily’s forays into tech and conference culture coverage. “Stewart embodies Grit Daily’s ethos of ‘grit’ shared at Grit Daily,” says founder and fellow editor, Jordan French. “His emotional intelligence and self awareness shows up in his writing. His built-in audience made him a ‘must-have’ for Grit Daily,” French added.

Incoming Grit Daily Senior Editor Stewart Rogers remarked that “as an entrepreneur myself I love the spirit at Grit Daily. My aim is to build a not just a publication but a culture — a movement — that encourages people to seek their own true selves and make an impact.” “And I’m open to media pitches,” added Stewart, noting that Grit Daily is all about expressing thanks for the little things. “Humility is what’s hot,” says Rogers.

Stewart Rogers has over 25 years of experience in sales, marketing, managing, and mentoring in tech. He is an award-winning journalist, book author, and speaker on AI, AR/VR, blockchain, and other emerging technology industries, and is the Analyst-at-large at VentureBeat.

Prior to VentureBeat, Rogers ran a number of successful software companies and held global roles in sales and marketing for businesses in the U.S., Canada, Australia, and the U.K. He has contributed to several sales and marketing publications.

A digital nomad with no fixed “home,” Rogers also emcees major tech events across the globe and is a co-founder at Tribe of Why, an organization headquartered in Marrakech that helps people find their purpose and set their intentions.


Grit Daily is a leading news outlet covering brands, media, and contemporary news. With a mix of over 80 veteran contributors and editorial staff, Grit Daily covers and analyzes advertising news, brands, tech, film, fashion, food, gadgets, and entrepreneurship.

The outlet emphasizes underrated and under-reported stories including on women in tech and finance, start ups, minorities in business, and breaking with conventional wisdom.

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Andrew "Drew" Rossow is a former contract editor at Grit Daily.

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