Elizabeth Spiers

journalist & digital media expert

Category: Administration

The New York Observer: One Year In

I started at the New York Observer a year ago this week as editor in chief and editorial director of Observer Media Group, and it’s been a fantastic year. We introduced a lot of changes, launched several new properties and gained some nice momentum in expanding the Observer editorially and on the business side. Here’s […]


Elizabeth Spiers is the editor in chief of The New York Observer. Previously, she was the founder of Breaking Media, where she launched Dealbreaker.com, AboveTheLaw.com, and Fashionista.com. She has launched new media properties for other companies as well, including Flavorwire.com, Crushable.com, TheGloss.com, BlissTree.com, a number of blogs for mediabistro.com, and was the acting editor in […]