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Iris Dorbian

New York City
Freelance Writer and Editor — Freelance
Covers:  media, marketing/advertising, arts and culture, small business, venture capital, private equity


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Iris Dorbian is an experienced and skilled business journalist whose specialty beats have included marketing/advertising, media, small business and theater.

Currently, she is writing news briefs for PE HUB (formerly owned by Thomson Reuters, now part of BLR) and contributes to its sister publica...

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@IrisDorbian — 1,237 followers, 13,135 tweets

Nov 19, 2017

@peterlattman WHEN was it a treasure? In 1920? I haven't lived in NYC in six years and when I was there (for 30 years), the subways were always late and poorly run. This is not earth-shattering news.

Nov 19, 2017

RT @agoldfisher: Have you noticed a lot of #VC movements lately? I have, but more on that later. For now @sarahcat21 joins…

Nov 18, 2017

@cherryandwhite @jeanprytyskacz Did you ever watch the one with Richard Pryor and Louis Gosset Jr? They play brothers who own a jazz club, in which the Partridge Family get mistakenly booked.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Freelance writer for Newsweek's communication department

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes! I used a Selectric when I was in high school and college. By the time I went to graduate school, we were already in the digital age.

How is social media changing news?

It is giving news an immediacy that is sadly rendering print, a platform ruled by the deadline-driven publishing cycle, obsolete.