Herman Wong is social media editor at Quartz. He worked previously at Newsday, where he oversaw social media and real-time coverage during Tropical Storm Irene and Sandy. A graduate of New York University’s master’s journalism program, he has written for FORTUNE, Money, SF Weekly, East Bay Express and other publications. Born in San Francisco, Herman has lived in or traveled to China, Japan, South Korea, Nepal and France, and speaks Mandarin and Cantonese. He currently lives at the border of the SoHo and Chinatown neighborhoods in New York, and is often seen buying pork buns.