Meet Greatist's
JEFF CATTEL

Careers - Jeff’s Story
 A Startup Haven
Jeff’s Story
A Startup Haven
Like many people, Jeff sought a job at a startup after feeling disenfranchised in his role at a larger company. Jeff’s roommate, who was knowledgeable about the New York startup scene, told him to check out Greatist. The timing was perfect—Greatist wanted to hire a new editor, so everything fell into place for Jeff.
Careers - What Jeff Does
 Editor, News
What Jeff Does
Editor, News
Jeff starts the day by checking a variety of sources—PR contacts, journal articles, social media feeds, and more—to learn the latest news. With help from his Editorial Team, Jeff lists story ideas to pitch to the Executive Editor. Together, the team chooses stories to put effort into and compose for the site, a fulfilling and collaborative process.
 
 
“We are an impressively small operation, considering how much we produce. The company is getting bigger, which will allow us to specialize more. I’m most excited about the specialization happening.”
 
“We are an impressively small operation, considering how much we produce. The company is getting bigger, which will allow us to specialize more. I’m most excited about the specialization happening.”
 
 
“The people who work here are really outgoing and unafraid to be themselves—and that doesn’t mean you have to be this huge extrovert. It makes work a place I want to be.”
 
“The people who work here are really outgoing and unafraid to be themselves—and that doesn’t mean you have to be this huge extrovert. It makes work a place I want to be.”