Steve Dorsey

  • VP, Content Innovation
  • Gannett / USA TODAY Network

Steve Dorsey is VP of content innovation at Gannett and co-leads the cross-disciplinary team behind Gannett’s Localizer news automation project, which uses AI tools (natural language generation) and data journalism to create localized content delivered to hundreds of newsrooms across the USA TODAY Network. Aside from proudly serving readers and member news orgs, Localizer has been a grateful partner of the NYC Media Lab and Journalism AI local news AI cohorts this year.

Over the past 3 decades, Steve has worked in editorial and business-side design, leadership and innovation roles at GateHouse Media, Cox Media, Gannett and Knight Ridder.