Mr. Magazine™ Minute: Rex Hammock, Founder & CEO, Hammock Inc., on the Future of Print and the Difference Between the Know and the Flow.March 27, 2013
You can call Rex Hammock, the founder and chief executive officer of the Nashville-based Hammock Inc., any name you want, except that of a Luddite. Rex bought his first Apple Mac in 1984, and has been tempted by the Apple ever since. On Twitter he is simply known as @R. He is all over the web, the digital sphere and more.
So when Rex came to speak to my magazine students at the Meek School of Journalism and New Media yesterday, I seized the opportunity to ask him two questions, after he completed his presentation to the students.
The first question had to do with the future of print in this digital age. Click on the video below to hear the surprising answer from this multimedia chief executive officer:
My second question to Rex was about his dual concept of “Flow and Know” in defining the role of content in magazine media. His second “minute” answer is as surprising as the first. Click the video below to listen: