“Kalo transformed our multiple spreadsheets to our own interactive writers network instantly”
Suzanne Loring, Managing Editor at RootsRated Media
“It is saving us masses of time and ensuring we continue to only work with the best contributors.”
— Hilary Steiner, Director of Consulting for Public Policy
Connecting The Economist Intelligence Unit to their global network of freelance writers
Our contributors are at the heart of our work. We cover so many topics and themes, from global migration trends to the future of big data, and we draw on people with all kinds of skills and backgrounds.
Previously, to find contributors, we relied on word of mouth recommendations, water cooler ‘serendipity’ or various disconnected contributor spreadsheets. It was inefficient and there were many ‘unknown unknowns’.
Kalo has provided a really powerful, simple platform which means all editors have access to…
“I can’t imagine how we would keep everything organized without Kalo”
— Kelsey Kennick, Assistant Editor
Helping POPSUGAR manage 1000+ daily contributors
The contributor program at POPSUGAR was rapidly growing and we needed a better way to organize and manage all of our contributors. After seeing how the platform worked and all of its capabilities, it was immediately obvious to our team that Kalo was exactly what we needed.
With a team of 5 managing 1000+ contributors daily, I can’t imagine how we would keep everything organized without Kalo.
Our primary uses for Kalo include the organization of contributor contact information, contract information, assigning stories…
“ Kalo really makes it easy to keep your list organized and helps keep all necessary information for each person in one place.”
— Suzanne Loring, Managing Editor
RootsRated Media use Kalo to improve the quality of their content and save hours every week
Suzanne Loring is the Managing Editor of RootsRated Media, a content marketing platform helping clients connect with customers through high-quality articles about travel and the outdoors. She manages a global network of over 120 freelancers who create content for brands and travel companies. Their job is to get people excited about the outdoors, and it’s working better than they could have imagined.
Over time, Suzanne and her editors struggled to keep track of their freelancers’ details. They were using spreadsheets for names and contact details…