Victor Hernandez

Victor Hernandez is director of media innovation at Banjo, an information company that captures the world’s social and digital signals and organizes them by time and location. Hernandez spent 12 years at CNN working in its news editorial and product technology areas. He was charged with shaping new media strategies against CNN’s journalistic objectives. Hernandez earned Peabody awards for coverage of Hurricane Katrina and the BP oil spill disasters and is among the Poynter Institute’s 35 most influential people in social media.