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Dahna Chandler

Washington, DC
Strategic Content Writer and Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  business and enterprise strategy and operations, finance, US economy, media business, investigative/enterprise journalism on digital security, data privacy, and national security, financial fraud.
Doesn't Cover: religion, causes, crime and punishment, arts and entertainment, political campaigns, local politics, politics not connected to business or the economy

Award-winning top media 🏦💵💶 journo. #Content writer excl. for thriving brands & SMEs. @Wellesley '95. @GeorgetownSCS '19. Rep @TheAkinDuro. #GenX My views.

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Biography

http://thrivewriting.com

I am an award-winning business and finance journalist and experienced strategic content writer who provides content writing services to busy clients managing thriving enterprises. With 20 years of professional experience, my passion is producing SEO-friendly, lead-generat...

What was your first job as a journalist?

After college, I was a stringer for a local newspaper in Framingham, MA called the "MetroWest Daily News."

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Thank GOD not for more than typing envelopes! I was blessed to have a professor father who got me access to computers early.

How is social media changing news?

It's making it imperative that we get the news out to audiences faster while getting it right.

Awards

New York Associations of Black Journalists

2005 - Business Journalism
New York Association of Black Journalists Business Journalism Award, "First Place" in the Business/Technology Category for Magazines (over competitor, Business Week) for "Downfall of a Black Syndication Kingpin", a cover feature for Black Enterprise magazine's April 2005 edition.