David Viramontes is the Social Media Coordinator for Variety. In his position, he manages the routine posting of Variety’s extensive coverage of the entertainment industry across several off-platform accounts and all of its social channels (Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, TikTok and LinkedIn). Prior to his role as the Social Media Coordinator for Variety, he was a Social Media Intern for the esteemed trade publication. In addition to managing the media outlet’s presence on social media and online, he occasionally contributes writing to the site, earning the distinction of becoming a 2020 finalist at the Los Angeles Press Club awards for the category of best journalistic use of social media to tell a story. Through the course of his work with the publication, he has also been nominated at the Webbys for Variety's industry-leading presence on social media. He graduated from the University of Southern California and currently lives in Los Angeles.