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Grant Marek

San Francisco, CA
Editorial Director, Chubbies Shorts
Covers:  san francisco, secrets, guy stuff, bacon, beer, burgers, destination guides, whiskey
Doesn't Cover: celebrities, women's clothing, spas, skincare, beauty, makeup

@Chubbies Editorial Director. Formerly @Thrillist, @SInow, @sfexaminer. Golden Bear. Email: Phone: 510.415.1689.

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A native of Palm Springs, Grant escaped the 125-degree summers in 2001 and never looked back. Since relocating to the Bay Area to become a Golden Bear, he’s had gigs with outlets as diverse as the San Francisco Examiner, The Bold Italic, Sports Illustrated, and Golden State Warriors radio, lived ...

What was your first job as a journalist?

National sports columnist for The Desert Sun when I was 17. I don't think it was paid.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Will McAvoy