Generocity is a local social impact news and events group with a mission of building better communities through smarter impact. We do this through news, events and services. The focus of our reporting and convening is on how nonprofit, social enterprise and other mission groups can maximize their impact. Our audience are funders and leaders of mission organizations who care about maximizing impact.
Founded in fall 2009 by philanthropist Sandra Baldino, Generocity has been published by Technically Media since October 2015. Technically Media is a local niche news organization that publishes social impact site Generocity.org and local tech news network Technical.ly.
Generocity is made of a committed group of young urbanists in the Northeast Corridor.
Julie Zeglen ( @juliezeglen / Send an email ) Julie Zeglen is the editor of Generocity. Previous to joining the Technically Media team, she worked as managing editor of Star Community Newsweekly, a hyperlocal newspaper focused on Philadelphia’s River Wards. The Temple alumna lives in West Philly.
Christopher Wink ( @christopherwink / Send an email ) Christopher Wink is the cofounder and Chief Executive Officer of Technically Media, which publishes Generocity.org and local tech news and events network Technical.ly. In that capacity, he is a lead organizer of Philly Tech Week and Baltimore Innovation Week, among other events that bring smart people together. Previously, he worked for a homeless advocacy nonprofit and was a freelance reporter. He writes frequently about media and entrepreneurship on his personal blog at christopherwink.com and tweets @christopherwink. The Temple University alumnus is a bicycle commuter and resident of the Fishtown neighborhood of Philadelphia.
Business Development Director
Vincent Better ( @ / Send an email ) Vincent Better is the Business Development Director for Technically Media. Previous to joining the team, he served as an independent consultant and the VP of Digital Solutions at Pennlive.com, one of the leading digital properties in the state of PA. His strategy experience transcends both national brands and small, local businesses. The native of Baltimore and Temple alum also enjoys cycling and live music.
Senior Manager, Marketing and Partnerships
Jeanette Lloyd ( @Jah_Netti / Send an email ) Jeanette Lloyd is the Senior Manager of Marketing and Partnerships at Technically Media where she focuses on Events Marketing, Audience Development for Editorial and Product Marketing for Sales and the Business teams. She thrives on making connections that spark. Jeanette draws experience from the corporate (Red Bull NA) and nonprofit (Media In Neighborhoods Group) worlds. Jeanette has always been involved with innovative, creative endeavors in events, music, performance, art and cinema.
Jane Lee ( @ / Send an email ) Jane Lee is the Operations Coordinator for Technically Media. Previous to joining the team, she held roles in Retail Management and Buying for specialized boutiques. Jane is currently a MBA candidate at Temple University. She is an avid reader and dedicated to rescuing stray cats.
Business Development Manager
Aileen Connolly ( @ / Send an email ) Aileen Connolly joined Technically Media in September 2016 and is the Business Development Manager for Philadelphia and Delaware. She has five years of business development experience, and is passionate about forming meaningful partnerships through creative solutions. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, rooting on the Pitt Panthers and continuing her personal quest to find the best garlic knots in Philadelphia.
Chief Business Development Officer
Brian James Kirk ( @brianjameskirk
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) Brian James Kirk is Chief Business Development Officer and a cofounder of Technically Media, the publisher of Technical.ly and Generocity. Kirk handles sales, marketing and product development, forging new partnerships, building brand identity and coordinating events and projects. He produces the Philadelphia bike community event Bikeout
and lives in the Callowhill neighborhood of Philadelphia.
Lauren Giles ( @laurlaurg123
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) Lauren Giles is an event enthusiast with two years of program and event coordination under her belt at the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce. She graduated from the College of New Jersey (TCNJ) and maintains her Garden State residence to this day. Giles is a dedicated PATCO rider and soccer lover who adores her two cats and dog.