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Clarke Wolfe Joins FANDOM in New Host Role

FANDOM today announced the hiring of esteemed entertainment media personality 
Clarke Wolfe in the role of FANDOM Host. In this newly created position, Wolfe 
will serve as the lead host for the brand's flagship multi-weekly show, FANDOM 
News, as well as host and develop upcoming FANDOM video series. FANDOM is a 
leading global entertainment media brand that attracts an audience of almost 
200 million monthly global uniques*.

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"I'm thrilled to welcome Clarke to the FANDOM team in this pivotal position," 
said Vice President of Video Strategy and Operations Neha Tiwari. "She is 
uniquely qualified to help elevate our premium video content offering. Clarke 
is an embodiment of the FANDOM brand – a passionate, knowledgeable fan with a 
distinctive point of view. She is deeply committed to telling fan-centric 
stories in compelling, creative, visual ways and has an incredible ability to 
create strong connections with audiences and partners alike."

In addition to playing a core role in FANDOM's regular slate of video 
programming, Wolfe will also host FANDOM's live stage presence and broadcasts 
at staple brand events like E3, San Diego Comic-Con, and New York Comic-Con. 
She will be based out of FANDOM's Santa Monica, California office. 

A prominent and enthusiastic voice in fan culture, Wolfe brings 10 years of 
industry experience to FANDOM. She has previously worked with entertainment 
media powerhouses such as Nerdist Industries, Syfy, FOX, and Complex Media in 
positions including correspondent, and video discussion, podcast and live show 
host and showrunner. She is highly regarded for her work at fan-driven events, 
on the popular digital horror show, Collider Nightmares, and on entertainment 
debate and trivia competition shows, like Screen Junkies Movie Fights and 
Schmoes Know Movie Trivia Schmoedown. Wolfe also served as Editor-in-Chief of 
Amy Poehler's Smart Girls. 

Wolfe's appointment marks an important milestone in FANDOM's aggressive video 
content strategy. Kristin Van De Yar of IGN Entertainment and Maker Studios 
will also be joining the company as Video Partnerships Manager in April, a new 
role focused on building strategic video partnerships with creators, brands and 
multi-channel networks. The fast-growing video team is lead by Tiwari, formerly 
of YouTube.
  
FANDOM is number one among Teens (P13-17), Young Adults (P18-24), Millennials 
(P18-34) and Adults (P18-49)**. For more information about FANDOM, visit: 
www.fandom.com and @getfandom. To download the free FANDOM app for iPhone and 
Android mobile devices, visit: www.fandom.com/apple and www.fandom.com/android. 

*Source: 199.998 million uniques, Google Analytics January 2018; 188.7 million 
uniques, Quantcast January 2018
**Source: comScore Media Matrix, October 2017, U.S. Multi-Platform Desktop 2+ 
and Mobile 18+. Desktop 2+ and Mobile 13+. Comp Rank Among comScore Top 100

About FANDOM:
Wikia, Inc.'s FANDOM is a global entertainment media brand powered by fan 
passion. Driven by a mission to make fans better fans, FANDOM is a home to 
explore, contribute to and celebrate the world of pop culture through 
comprehensive fan-expert knowledge, news and feature-based multi-platform 
content, and discussion. 

FANDOM is available at www.fandom.com and at fans' fingertips through a 
personalized FANDOM app on iOS and Android. FANDOM has a global audience of 
almost 200 million monthly uniques (Google Analytics, Quantcast, January 2018) 
and represents more than 400,000 communities. 

FANDOM operates internationally with offices in San Francisco, New York, Los 
Angeles, Chicago, London, Sydney, Germany, Singapore and Poland.

Press Contact:
Nikki Flynn
nflynn@fandom.com 

SOURCE: FANDOM