About Me

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My name is Erica Sánchez, I am a digital journalist and entrepreneur currently living in New York, selected as a Member of the Made in New York Media Center, Creative Founders Lab.

I am also a Member of Google’s Women Techmakers Program.

I am the Director (and Founder) of TiempoPatagonico.com an online media, specialized in meteorology and science, where I work as an editor and digital content curator. I also worked during two years as a contributor & translator at BuzzFeed Español.

My latest project is WeAreClimate.com a media outlet and weekly newsletter to educate and bring solutions for climate change through a positive approach.

I was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where I studied journalism and started to work in media at the age of 22.

I worked for several national publications including TXT (Revista Textual), Diario PERFIL during three years (as a crime reporter), Revista Viva (Grupo Clarín), Revista Rumbos (Grupo La Nación) and Diario Río Negro, among others.

I also worked as a Senior content marketing writer for one of the most innovative digital agency in Argentina (2005-2007), where I’ve learned almost everything I know about the web: social media, creativity, SEO and digital marketing. In WebAr, I worked for international accounts like Nestlé, Procter & Gamble, and General Motors.

In 2009 I won the “Best Article of the year (2008) Award” for DIARIO PERFIL. In 2012 FNPI – Fundación Nuevo Periodismo Iberoamericano de Gabriel García Márquez- honored me with a fellowship in “Digital culture in cultural journalism” with Gumersindo Lafuente and Olga Lucía Lozano, in Mérida, México.

I define myself as a problem solver, an eternal student, and enthusiast. Really interested in learning more about digital and entrepreneurial journalism, media innovation and everything related to technology and new ways of communication.

Married and in love with a meteorologist. Mother of a dachshund dog.

My daily interests?: Startups. Media. Smart Cities. Travel. Human Behavior. Technology and design.

You can find my resumé here

My clipping here