Jessica Northrop is the Virtual Reality Program Manager in the Digital News Products Department of The New York Times. She manages app design and development, feature enhancements, content creation, advertising, marketing and promotion with the VR team. She previously served as Project Manager of The Times’ Off-Platform initiative, putting NYT content on partner platforms such as Facebook, Apple News and Google News. Prior to that she was Project Manager on the Real Estate team rewriting the desktop site and updating the iOS app.
Before joining The Times, Ms. Northrop was a Senior Project Manager at Entertainment Weekly, Time Inc.