Janie Octia is a Social Publishing Producer at CNN. Based in Hong Kong, she's part of a global team responsible for managing CNN's social accounts on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and messaging apps such as LINE.
Prior to joining CNN, Octia was Yahoo's Senior Editorial Operations Manager for India and Southeast Asia. A key conduit between editorial and product teams, she was responsible for designing internal publishing tools and managing media experiences for the region. She has also worked for Yahoo Philippines as a global news editor, and as a reporter and production specialist for INQUIRER.net.
Octia is one of the co-founders of the Singapore chapter of the Online News Association, a non-profit membership organisation for digital journalists.