Meet Odyssey's
TOM EDATHIKUNNEL

Careers - Tom’s Story
 Changing Stories
Tom’s Story
Changing Stories
After studying psychology and journalism, Tom began copywriting and creating content for an advertising agency before transitioning to writing for local news. When he was ready for something different, he reached out to Odyssey about his passion—giving a voice to people to enable them to tell their stories.
Careers - What Tom Does
 Assistant Managing Editor
What Tom Does
Assistant Managing Editor
Tom works with many of Odyssey’s local communities across the country. Whether he’s coaching a local editor-in-chief or a content creator, Tom helps his teams with everything from editing stories to audience growth strategies and social media tips. Tom took the initiative to launch Odyssey’s external newsletter, which highlights to readers and stakeholders examples of well-performing and diversified stories each week.
 
 
“We give writers and content creators a platform to take the creative reins and write about things they are passionate about and that affect their communities.”
 
“We give writers and content creators a platform to take the creative reins and write about things they are passionate about and that affect their communities.”
 
 
“The diversity of perspectives and creativity that we have is really engaging and motivates people to think about solutions and ways they can solve problems in a unique way.”
 
“The diversity of perspectives and creativity that we have is really engaging and motivates people to think about solutions and ways they can solve problems in a unique way.”