Caty Borum Chattoo

Caty Borum Chattoo is Executive in Residence at American University's School of Communication in Washington, D.C., and studio producer of "LinkAsia," produced by non-profit independent broadcaster and digital media company, Link Media, Inc., at the American University School of Communication's Media Production Center. A documentary producer, media strategist, and Huffington Post contributor, she holds a master's degree from the University of Pennsylvania's Annenberg School of Communication. Follow her on Twitter "@CatyBC":http://twitter.com/catybc.

by Caty Borum Chattoo

In the warp-speed evolution of the digital era, it’s hard to remember 2005. Facebook was still just a tool for U.S. college students; Friendster and MySpace were the hot social-media sites; Twitter was in utero; now-behemoth Huffington Post was in its infancy. But it was also the same year YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim posted the […] more »

by Caty Borum Chattoo

Last July, a high-speed train crashed in the Wenzhou suburbs of China’s Zhejiang Province, killing 38 people and injuring 192. The Chinese government’s media apparatus quickly swung into gear, working overtime to quell growing rumors of an engineering flaw that may have caused the crash. But despite the Chinese Communist Party’s attempt at full control […] more »