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Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten, Patrick de Laive
Martin Bryant
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The Next Web (TNW) was founded in 2008 and manages several initiatives focused on international technology news, business and culture. The Next Web Events division organizes the TNW Conference, in Amsterdam, New York and Sao Paulo. In 2008, The Next Web established the TNW Blog for which the organization is now best known. The blog was originally launched as a spin-off to the events division and has grown into one of the world’s leading technology blogs. In September 2014 the company announced a partnership with Tencent, who translate the articles of The Next Web in Chinese and distribute it on a

TNW is founded by Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten (CEO) and Patrick de Laive. It employs 25 people in Amsterdam and 12 editors across the globe with Martin Bryant as Editor-in-Chief.

  • 1 Demographics
  • 2 TNW Conferences
  • 3 References
  • 4 External links


As of April 2014, it reports 6,500,000 unique visitors per month and 16,800,000 pageviews per month.

TNW Conferences

TNW Conferences are an annual set of conferences hosted by The Next Web in Amsterdam, New York, and São Paulo. With the first event taking place in 2006, TNW Conferences has since introduced a subsidiary program for early stage startups to launch products and meet investors, called Boost. Successful startups that have launched at TNW Conferences include Waze, Rapportive, and Shutl.

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