Media Studio Staff Help

Rob Snyder, Teaching Assistant

Rob Snyder is the Teaching Assistant for the Media Studio. An MBA candidate at Harvard Business School, Rob’s coursework focuses on entrepreneurship and the media. A founder in the Harvard Innovation Labs Venture Incubation Program (VIP), Rob created Small Batch, a company that produced in-depth but accessible single-topic podcasts exploring international news. Rob holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh.


Ralph Ranalli, i-lab Content Editor

Ralph Ranalli is the Content Editor for the Harvard Innovation Labs ecosystem. An entrepreneur who founded his own boutique multi-platform messaging firm for nonprofits and startups, Ralph has been a television news producer for WGBH Boston; an editor, writer, and multimedia producer for The Boston Globe; and a staff writer for the Boston Herald and other publications. Ralph has created virtually every kind of content and as a journalism professor, taught an original course called “The Journalist as Entrepreneur” at Emerson College.