About Daniel Sieberg
Daniel Sieberg is the author of The Digital Diet: The four-step plan to break your tech addiction and regain balance in your life, which is all about becoming a high-powered, high-efficiency communicator in today’s fast-paced world. Sieberg is also Google’s Head of Media Outreach, Senior Manager and official spokesperson. Sieberg joined the company in 2011 and now leads a Google News Lab team that supports journalists around the world as they use Google’s tools for newsgathering including Google Maps and Google Earth, Fusion Tables, Google+, Search, Trends, YouTube and more. He also routinely appears on TV and radio to talk about a wide variety of Google’ s products and initiatives.
The Emmy-nominated Sieberg was previously a technology reporter dating back to the late 1990s for the likes of CBS News, CNN, ABC News, and BBC News America. His stories and analysis have also appeared on MSNBC, NBC News, Fox News, Al Jazeera, CBC, NPR, CTV, the Vancouver Sun and many other outlets. Sieberg is also the author of The Digital Diet: the four-step plan to break your tech addiction and regain balance in your life, which is all about becoming a high-powered, high-efficiency communicator in today’s fast-paced world.
Besides being a Googler and a geek, Sieberg also loves watching hockey (originally from Canada) and tries to stay in shape through cycling and running. He lives in New York with his wife and two daughters. He has a bachelor’s degree in writing/film from UVic ’98 and a Master’s degree in journalism from UBC ’00.