Wajmah Yaqubi

Director @ Buzzfeed / Based in New York City, New York

Director of Rights & Clearances at BuzzFeed—Wajmah Yaqubi is an Emmy-nominated Photo Director who has worked at notable companies such as Getty Images, US News & World Report, AOL, and ABC News. Wajmah joined Buzzfeed in... read on
Focus: Editor, Director, Researcher, Business, Director of Photography, Visuals Editor, Executive Editor, Columnist, Assignments
   
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Available in New York City, New York
Focused on Editor, Director, Researcher, Business, Director of Photography, Visuals Editor, Executive Editor, Columnist, Assignments
Years of experience: More than 10
Director of Rights & Clearances at BuzzFeed—Wajmah Yaqubi is an Emmy-nominated Photo Director who has worked at notable companies such as Getty Images, US News & World Report, AOL, and ABC News. Wajmah joined Buzzfeed in May of 2015 to establish and direct global photo operations.

Emmy-nominated, award-winning Photo Director with 17 years of experience working on integrated digital platforms for Fortune 100 media organizations. Currently directing photo operations for digital platforms including managing contracts, rights clearances, creating editorial content, and launching new products. Skilled in maximizing unique visits using web analytics. Defined features and managed digital asset management systems. Extensive experience in assigning and art directing video and photo shoots.