James Blake Wiener is an accomplished public relations professional, journalist, and researcher with a decade of experience in the arts and culture and education sectors. His work background has included various positions in academia, radio, nonprofit organizations, and start-up educational companies, including Ancient History Encyclopedia (AHE).
James oversaw media relations, PR projects, branding, partnerships, social media accounts, and content exchanges with international cultural organizations and research bodies as the Communications Director at Ancient History Encyclopedia (AHE) from 2011-2019. James was trained as a world historian; he earned his BA, magna cum laude, in History (2008) and his MA in world history (2009) from New York University. He taught college level history courses at the State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota before diving into the world of start-ups, nonprofit organizations, and cultural heritage. Born and raised in Sarasota, Florida, he now lives in Zürich, Switzerland.