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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 — 1,170 followers, 12,395 tweets

Jul 23, 2017

Does anyone remember John Heard's wonderful performance in a production of "The Scarlet Letter" that aired on PBS in 1979? #RIPJohnHeard

Jul 21, 2017

Am I the only one who sometimes calls Kings Landing Knot's Landing? #oldsoaphabit #GOT7

Jul 21, 2017

RT @booksandthebear: β€œThe best fiction is far more true than any journalism.” ― William Faulkner

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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.