The journalist and media manager has been editor-in-chief at t3n since April 2021. Previously, the Regensburg-based father of four was at W&V. First since April 2017 as Head of Digital of the dual leadership of the Editor-in-Chief, from September 2019 in sole responsibility as Editor-in-Chief. At the beginning of 2020, he was additionally appointed as a member of the Executive Board with responsibility for the Editorial Department and the Marketing & Sales and Online Technology departments. Before his time at W&V, Schellkopf was active in local and regional journalism, from traineeship at the Oberpfälzer Nachrichten to positions as head of local editorial offices and chief of staff to deputy editor-in-chief at the Mittelbayerische Zeitung. There, he also headed the newsroom and the magazine for a long time and was also responsible for the development of the digital platforms and the area of "Digital Innovation". With teaching assignments at the University of Passau and as a lecturer at the Academy of the Bavarian Press, he was and is also involved in the areas of training and further education.