Giovanni Moujaes Product Manager
  • San Diego
  • inewsource

Giovanni Moujaes is the product manager for inewsource. Born and raised in San Diego, Moujaes has worked at news organizations up and down the coast of California including The San Diego Union-Tribune and Lookout Santa Cruz, his most recent stop. At Lookout, Moujaes served as director of audience growth, developing engagement, integration and product strategies that grew the local news start-up's reach among diverse and emerging local news audiences in Santa Cruz. Prior to joining Lookout, he spent nearly five years at KTLA 5 News in Los Angeles, where he led efforts on the station’s YouTube and Instagram accounts – the latter of which became one of the five largest local news followings on the platform. In 2017, Moujaes won an OJA for his work as lead producer/editor on the 360 documentary series “Turning Tides: The Story of the Salton Sea'' with USC Annenberg’s JOVRNALISM group in partnership with The Desert Sun. Moujaes earned a bachelor’s in broadcast and digital journalism from the University of Southern California. He was one of two students in his class to receive the Outstanding Broadcast and Digital Journalism Scholar distinction and now serves on the alumni advisory board at the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism.

Published In

New York Times, The Guardian, San Diego Union-Tribune, KTLA 5 News

Focus Areas

  • News
  • Product
  • Audience Development

Education
2017
University of Southern California
Broadcast and Digital Journalism, B.A.
18 Articles
4 months ago
inewsource.org

LIVE BLOG: San Diego voters head to the polls

Tuesday is California's statewide primary. San Diego voters are casting ballots in contests up and down the ballot to...

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5 months ago
inewsource.org

The latest storm in San Diego was historic. How did the roads near you fare?

A massive winter storm in San Diego County lead to one of the wettest January days on record. Our survey aims to asse...

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5 months ago
inewsource.org

The inewsource app has arrived

Discover the new inewsource app, featuring push notifications, sharing capabilities, and a familiar reading experienc...

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7 months ago
inewsource.org

Our newsletter and audio offering is expanding at inewsource. Here’s what to expect.

Learn more about our local nonprofit newsroom’s new audio narration options and weekly email products.

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10 months ago
inewsource.org

Bringing more context to the reading experience

Using AI to enhance reader comprehension, Contextualizer provides definitions and context for key terms within our ar...

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about 1 year ago
inewsource.org

New tools for accessibility & engagement

It’s a new era of audience-building at inewsource. Here are some fun facts about our new releases and a bit of what’s...

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almost 2 years ago
lookout.co

Santa Cruz County farmers markets: Frequently asked questions

If you're visiting one of Santa Cruz County's farmers markets, you're certain to find locally grown fruits and vegeta...

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almost 2 years ago
lookout.co

Santa Cruz County farmers markets: Nine tips to make the most of your trip

So you've read up on the history of the markets and know what to expect when you get there, like which markets accept...

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almost 2 years ago
lookout.co

Santa Cruz County farmers markets: The 2023 definitive guide to locations, vendors and shopping tips

Locations, hours and more details on Santa Cruz County farmers markets, with map, an index of vendors with what they ...

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almost 2 years ago
lookout.co

Lookout PM: The challenge of wine-pairing dinners, and drought-conscious gardening

Our weekday evening look at the news, both here in Santa Cruz County and beyond.

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almost 2 years ago
lookout.co

Morning Lookout: Santa Cruz city workers looking for new contract; UCSC to provide abortion pills

Our guided tour every weekday morning to all the news, features and events important to Santa Cruz County residents, ...

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almost 2 years ago
lookout.co

Morning Lookout: Webb's connection to our UCSC universe, and some snazzy snacks

Our guided tour every weekday morning to all the news, features and events important to Santa Cruz County residents, ...

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