Anna Savina

Writer, Editor,
Communications Specialist

Anna Savina is a writer and editor. Throughout her career, she has always tried to humanize technology through storytelling and content marketing. Currently, she is editor-in-chief of a website published in both Russian and English called Accent. It writes about media, journalism and web design. Accent was launched by Setka — the company behind the Setka Editor WordPress plugin, which is designed to empower users to create engaging content faster and more easily. Previously, Anna was the editor-in-chief of RUKI Journal — a publication about hardware and industrial design created by the RUKI hardware incubator.

She believes that good stories can have a great impact and help companies build strong communities.

Anna also writes regularly about tech and creative industries. She is passionate about documenting creativity and interviewing professionals who reimagine the world we live in. She created a series of interviews with leading Russian art directors. She also interviewed Russian artists, startup founders, inventors, and curators as well as such well-known thinkers and creatives as John Maeda, Benjamin Bratton, David O'Reilly, among others.

Anna is also the founder of Your Weekly Dose of Reading, a newsletter with a list of thoroughly curated articles about design, tech, and media (in Russian). She regularly teaches and gives workshops on storytelling and online journalism.

Selected articles 

Selected speaking engagements

How to Write About Your Company and Yourself, Content Production Programme, Netology, May 2017

Storytelling for Architects, Advanced Urban Design Programme, Strelka Institute for Media, Architecture and Design, January 2017

Digital Storytelling, Boris Yeltsin Presidential Center, September 2016