hostwriter gUG (haftungsbeschränkt)
Hoher Berg 32
Company Registry No.: HRB 129750
Contact: Tabea Grzeszyk, +49 176-52182697
What is hostwriter?
hostwriter is a non-profit network for journalists, journalistic bloggers, journalism students and documentary filmmakers. Our aim is to connect colleagues all over the world. By joining hostwriter you can search and find your partner for research, collaboration and accomodation. By joining hostwriter you can search and find your partner for research, collaboration and accomodation.
Why join hostwriter?
The three founders explain. Sandra Zistl: “Share a contact, collaborate for research or offer a place to stay; itʻs your choice.” Tamara Anthony: “Journalists have always been helping each other our vision is to institutionalize this idea.” Tabea Grzeszyk: “hostwriter puts you on the ground and in contact with real people who share your passion.”
Who is behind hostwriter?
hostwriter was founded in Germany by three female journalists who built up the non-profit organization on a voluntary basis: Tamara Anthony (TV-journalist at ARD Hauptstadtstudio, Berlin), Tabea Grzeszyk (radio and TV-journalist for Deutschlandradio Kultur/RBB/3sat) and Sandra Zistl (Online and Print journalist for Focus Online/Welt and others). It is a brainchild of journalists-network.org, a German-based organization that brings together young journalists from leading print and electronic media outlets in Germany and abroad.
Who supports hostwriter?
hostwriter receives funding by the Vocer Innovation Medialab, Hamburger Medienstiftung , StartSocial 2013/2014 and Rudolf Augstein Stiftung. Reporters Without Borders supports hostwriter with information about security and the Word Press Freedom Index. To spread the word and find new members, hostwriter cooperates with journalism organizations and journalism schools. These are our first cooperation partners: